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Inishowen Area   NW: Urris Subarea
Place count in area: 27, OSI/LPS Maps: 2, 3, 4, 6, 7 
Highest place:
Slieve Snaght, 614.6m
Maximum height for area: 614.6 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 600 metres,

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Raghtin More Mountain Reachtain Mhór A name in Irish, also Slieve Keeroge an extra name in English (Ir. Reachtain Mhór [OSI], 'big [obscure element]') Donegal County in Ulster Province, in Arderin List, Whitish quartzite with pebble beds Bedrock

Height: 502m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 2&3 Grid Reference: C33890 45576
Place visited by 123 members. Recently by: CusackMargaret, abacusms, Claybird007, Meenat, Cecil1976, johncusack, annem, a3642278, padstowe, sharonporter, Grumbler, eamonoc, srr45, Kilcoobin, mgkelly
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Longitude: -7.467835, Latitude: 55.255965 , Easting: 233890, Northing: 445576 Prominence: 407m,  Isolation: 0.7km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 633832 945553,   GPS IDs, 6 char: RghtMr, 10 char: RghtnMore
Bedrock type: Whitish quartzite with pebble beds, (Slieve Tooey Quartzite Formation)

This mountain has a megalithic cairn and circles at the summit [The Heritage of Inishowen, Mabel R. Colhoun]. It is known as Raghtin on the Buncrana side and as Coing (meaning 'roof beam') on the Urris side. Another alternative name, Slieve Keeroge, is recorded at logainm.ie and, with a slightly different spelling, Slieve Keerogue, on the 1st edition 6" map.   Raghtin More is the third highest mountain in the Inishowen area and the 566th highest in Ireland.

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The smallest Inishowen Arderin .. by group   (Show all for Raghtin More (Reachtain Mhór))
 
The third and final leg of my attempt to bag the .. by eflanaga   (Show all for Raghtin More (Reachtain Mhór))
 
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Started at Butlers Glen (358468 C) which has .. by gerrym   (Show all for Raghtin More (Reachtain Mhór))
 
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Glashedy007 on Raghtin More, 2009
by Glashedy007  13 Jun 2009
It was a beautiful spring morning as a parked in the carkpark at the glen house, Urris. Starting off on a 1 km walk through the glen house waterfall park. When you reach the waterfall i went off to the right were you climb a steep ravine, when you get to the top of that the beauty of raghtin more is starring straight at you. The walk ahead west side is through heather, ferns and marshy bogland but that is all part of the challenge. Good footwear is essential. As you get 100m from the summit it can be rocky with loose rocks stacked on each other, good concentration is essential.When you on the summit the views range from every angle Lough swilly, Fanad , to the west, Slieve snacht to the east and the coastline of scotland to the north east. A great walk!! Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/451/comment/3841/
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The Raghtins are well worth a visit, excellent vi .. by retepcooper   (Show all for Raghtin More (Reachtain Mhór))
 
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