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Wicklow Area   W: Cen Lugnaquilla Subarea
Place count in area: 115, OSI/LPS Maps: 28B, 55, 56, 61, 62, AWW, EW-DM, EW-LG, EW-WE, EW-WS 
Highest place:
Lugnaquilla, 924.7m
Maximum height for area: 924.7 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 905 metres,

Places in area Wicklow:
Cen: Glendalough North:   Brockagh Mountain 556.9mBrockagh Mountain NW Top 549.5mBrockagh Mountain SE Top 471.7mCamaderry East Top 677.3mCamaderry Mountain 698.6mConavalla 734mTomaneena 682.4m
Cen: Glendalough South:   Carriglineen Mountain 456.6mCullentragh Mountain 510mDerrybawn Mountain 476.1mKirikee Mountain 474.5mLugduff 653.2mLugduff SE Top 638mMullacor 660.7mTrooperstown Hill 430m
N Cen: Tonelagee:   Carrignagunneen 561mFair Mountain 571.2mStoney Top 713.7mTonelagee 815.8mTonelagee E Top 668mTonelagee South-East Top 545.8m
NE: Bray & Kilmacanogue:   Bray Head Hill 238.9mCarrigoona Commons East 242mDowns Hill 372.9mGreat Sugar Loaf 501.2mLittle Sugar Loaf 342.4m
NE: Djouce:   Djouce 725.5mKnockree 342.1mMaulin 570mTonduff 642mTonduff East Top 593mWar Hill 684.8mWhite Hill 631.1m
NE: Fancy:   Ballinafunshoge 480mKanturk 527.4mKnocknacloghoge 532.4mLuggala 593.3mRobber's Pass Hill 508.9mScarr 640mScarr North-West Top 559.8mSleamaine 430m
NE: Vartry:   Ballinacorbeg 336mBallycurry 301mDunranhill 342mMount Kennedy 365.9m
NW: Blessington:   Carrigleitrim 408mLugnagun 446.2mSlieveroe 332mSorrel Hill 599.5m
NW: Mullaghcleevaun:   Black Hill 602.2mCarrigshouk 572.5mCarrigvore 682.4mDuff Hill 720.8mGravale 719mMoanbane 703mMullaghcleevaun 846.7mMullaghcleevaun East Top 796mSilsean 698m
S: Aughrim Hills:   Cushbawn 400mKilleagh 249mMoneyteige North 427mPreban Hill 389m
S: Croaghanmoira:   Ballinacor Mountain 529.3mBallycurragh Hill 536mBallyteige 447mCarrickashane Mountain 508mCroaghanmoira 662.3mCroaghanmoira North Top 579.5mFananierin 426mSlieve Maan 547.8mSlieve Maan North Top 546.1m
S: Croghan Kinsella:   Annagh Hill 454mCroghan Kinsella 606mCroghan Kinsella East Top 562.1mSlievefoore 414m
S: Shillelagh Hills:   Lakeen 357mMonaughrim 206mSeskin 344mStookeen 420m
S: Tinahely Hills:   Ballycumber Hill 429.7mEagle Hill 296mMuskeagh Hill 398.2m
SE: Wicklow South East:   Ballinastraw 284mBallyguile Hill 188mBarranisky 280mCarrick Mountain 381mCollon Hill 238mKilnamanagh Hill 217mWestaston Hill 270m
W: Baltinglass:   Ballyhook Hill 288mBaltinglass Hill 382mCarrig Mountain 571mCarrigeen Hill 298mCloghnagaune 385mCorballis Hill 258mKeadeen Mountain 653mSpinans Hill 409mSpinans Hill SE Top 400mTinoran Hill 312m
W: Cen Lugnaquilla:   Ballineddan Mountain 652mBenleagh 689mCamenabologue 758mCamenabologue SE Top 663mCloghernagh 800mCorrigasleggaun 794.6mLugnaquilla 924.7mSlievemaan 759m
W: Donard:   Brewel Hill 222mChurch Mountain 544mCorriebracks 531mLobawn 636mSlievecorragh 418mSugarloaf 552mTable Mountain 701.7mTable Mountain West Top 563m

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Corrigasleggaun Mountain Carraig na Sliogán A name in Irish, also Lough Mountain an extra EastWest name in English (Ir. Carraig (n)a Sliogán [PNCW], 'rock of the shells or flat
Wicklow County in Leinster Province, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Aphyric granodiorite Bedrock

Height: 794.6m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 56 Grid Reference: T04795 91084
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Longitude: -6.441262, Latitude: 52.960623 , Easting: 304796, Northing: 191085 Prominence: 43m,  Isolation: 1.2km
ITM: 704722 691120,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crgslg, 10 char: Crgslgn
Bedrock type: Aphyric granodiorite, (Percys Table Granodiorite)

Corrigasleggaun is the 46th highest place in Ireland.

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Follow this place's comments Picture about mountain Corrigasleggaun (<i>Carraig na Sliogán</i>) in area Wicklow, Ireland
Picture: Cumulus complements Corrigasleggaun, from the North.
Fine, broad ridge summit on the way to Lugnaquilla.
Short Summary created by simon3  11 Apr 2011
This summit is part of a broad ridge forming one of the two possible eastern ridges that approach Lugnaquilla. It has dramatic views of that summit and much of the land around and particularly to the south of Wicklow. It will often be reached as part of a route to or from Lugnaquilla. To get there specifically the obvious routes are from the east such as starting from the public road in Glenmalure at T0875 9215 starA, up the zig-zags to Kelly's Lake and then climb onto the SE ridge leading from the summit. It's also possible to reach the summit from vicinity of the Glenmalure Lodge, leaving the public road at T105908 starB and going to Kelly's Lough via forest tracks. Linkback: Picture about mountain Corrigasleggaun (<i>Carraig na Sliogán</i>) in area Wicklow, Ireland
Picture: Cairn with Lugnaquilla in distance
Mud, sweat and beauty.
by Colin Murphy  6 Nov 2012
Corriegasleggaun was the first stop in a four top walk also taking in Lugnaquilla, Slievemaan and Cloghernagh, a long enough walk that took just under 7 hours. Starting at Carrawaystick bridge at point T0875 9215 starA took the zigzag track, (which I learnt was developed by the family of Charles Stewart Parnell for use while hunting) as far as T0760 0915 starC, after which the track deteriorates and in places disappears altogether - there is a lot of erosion and walker damage to the trail. Continued along Carrawaystick valley and up the SE end of Kelly's Lough - all of which was a bit of a slog through muddy or boggy conditions. From there it was a straight jaunt 1km NW to the summit, which is marked by a cairn. As the day was quite beautiful at that stage, there were beautiful views of a snow-topped Lugnaquilla across the valley. It took just over 2 hours to reach the summit from the road. Linkback:
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Picture: In memoriam
padodes on Corrigasleggaun, 2007
by padodes  8 Oct 2007
At the 'Carraway Stick Mountain' end of Corrigasleggaun - to be precise T063 904 starD - a rusted cross with an illegible inscription has stood for several years over a heap of tortured metal. Like many, I suppose, I couldn't remember what tragedy it referred to. I noticed this weekend, however, that the cross has been repainted and a new inscription affixed to it. It reads: "In loving memory of Frank Maher and John Lonergan who died in a plane crash near this spot on 2nd February 1992". I found a reference to the accident in the Irish Times of 5/2/1992. On page 3, it gives an account of the ill-fated flight of the Cessna that ended on this hillside and of the difficulties encountered in recovering the bodies. In the background of the photo can be seen the top of Clohernagh, on the far side of the valley. Linkback:
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GWPR on Corrigasleggaun, 2003
by GWPR  8 May 2003
Kelly's Lough under Corrigasleggaun. There is a lovely walk along the top of Corrigasleggaun
overlooking Kelly's Lough. This is a beautiful area with Carrawaystick nearby and Cloghernagh on the other side of a narrow valley. The lake is suspended on the sides of Corrigasleggaun in magnificent surroundings. It is possible to descend to the lake at it's eastern end and reach the Carrawaystick Brook. I followed the Carrawaystick Brook recently to the Zig Zags but was denied access to cross a farmyard near the Carrawaystick waterfall. However I was permitted to follow the outside of a stone wall to reach the road back to Baravore. An alternative would be to cross the Carrawaystick Brook at the eastern end of Kelly's Lough and ascent Cloghernagh and descend by Art's Lough. See under Cloghernagh for route. This alternative gives lovely views of two of Wicklows beautiful hidden lakes. Linkback:
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Picture: Corrigasleggaun about to be engulfed
jackill on Corrigasleggaun, 2010
by jackill  26 Feb 2010
Snow , fog, fog ,snow, more fog. Simon said " you'll be glad of the gps and pazapas' excellent map" and by the hokey was he right! The pull up , around and over icy Arts lough was clear but after that I was in the clouds.Arriving at the summit of Cloghernagh I very nearly turned around but decided to press on to the Lug(last of my 3000 footers, yahoo!). Then, Miracle!, the clouds began to break and the rest of my first foray in Wicklow was completed in bright sunshine surrounded by seas of cloud which occasionaly broke over me.Even in fog Wicklows mountains are magnificent highlands. The day ends with two questions however, where will I go on my next visit and did Wicklore make it to Connemara? Linkback:
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Picture: Kelly's Lough
rhyse on Corrigasleggaun, 2006
by rhyse  20 Feb 2006
Passed Kelly's Loch today going up to Carrowaysticks/Corrigasleggaun. Lake was very still and was just thawing. Linkback:
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