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Binnasruell Mountain Binn na Sruthal A name in Irish (Ir. Binn na Sruthal [logainm.ie], 'peak of the streams') Donegal County in Ulster Province, in Arderin List, Quartz & feldspar pebbles, green matrix Bedrock

Height: 505m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 11 Grid Reference: G91814 89736
Place visited by 76 members. Recently by: ilenia, eamonoc, LorraineG60, Grumbler, MichaelG55, TipsyDempy, abcd, eoghancarton, 40Shades, arderincorbett, eugeneryan959, mountainmike, Cobhclimber, melohara, strangeweaver
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Longitude: -8.129074, Latitude: 54.755944 , Easting: 191814, Northing: 389736 Prominence: 42m,  Isolation: 1.8km
ITM: 591691 889778,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Bnsrl, 10 char: Binasruel
Bedrock type: Quartz & feldspar pebbles, green matrix, (Lough Mourne Formation)

Sruell is a townland in the parish of Killymard. Ir. sruthail is a feminine noun meaning 'stream' derived from sruth, though rather less common than sruthán.   Binnasruell is the 558th highest place in Ireland.

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A peak best left for dry summer conditions. .. by garrettd   (Show all for Binnasruell (Binn na Sruthal))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Binnasruell (<i>Binn na Sruthal</i>) in area Bluestack Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Binnasruell catches the morning sun, with Croaghgorm on the right.
 
Wet But Worth It
by Aidy  15 Feb 2016
It seemed like the first decent weather in months, so taking the chance to get a few more of the local 100 in the bag, I set off for Binnasruell, Silver Hill and Cullaghacro. Starting from near Point A in the comments, I avoided the steeper slopes nearer the summit of Binnasruell, at the expense of a longer walk. Once up on the ridge, it was just a matter of heading east over the minor summits to the top. The weather may have been better than recent months but the effects of a long wet winter were still apparent, and this was one of the wettest walks I've ever been on, and it seemed a longer and harder hike than I'd been expecting. Despite the sunshine, it was bitterly cold at the top too, and photographs up there were paid for with numb hands even after only seconds with gloves off. Worth any hardship however to be getting a decent run out after such a long spell with only a couple of brief forays since November due to rain. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/445/comment/18433/
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