Donation Request 2020

DONATE
Members and Supporters, the MountainViews committee requests your help to meet the costs of the website and of other activities such as insured events or publications.

You do not have to be logged in to donate.

Welcome to MountainViews
If you want to use the website often please enrol (quick and free) at top right.
Overview
Detail
Zoom: ??
For more map options click on any overview map area or any detail map feature.
Find Suggested Walks
Find hill, mountain, island, coastal feature.
Videos
(none available)
Recent Contributions
Get Notifications

Creative Commons and material sharing on MV

Slieve Muck Slievenaglogh Doan and Ott

Glenariff Waterfalls Walk

Covid 19 & 2KM Radiu

Ridge of Capard: Bluebells April 2019

Old School Slieve Carr route, with Tawnyanruddia

Annacoona Top: Meandering approach from Glencar

Cushbawn: Pleasant walk to unmarked summit.

Slieve Maan to Croaghanmoira Circuit

Ballycumber Hill: Decent little Carn doesn't demand too much.

A "Holy" fantastic Path

Slieve Maan North Top: Is that it!

Conditions and Info
Use of MountainViews is governed by conditions and a privacy policy.
Read general information about the site.
Opinions in material here are not necessarily endorsed by MountainViews.
Hillwalking is a risk sport. Information in comments, walks or shared GPS tracks may not be accurate for example as regards safety or access permission. You are responsible for your safety and your permission to walk.
See the credits and list definitions.
Video display
Slieve Bloom Area
Place count in area: 12, OSI/LPS Maps: 54 
Highest place:
Arderin, 527m
Maximum height for area: 527 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 420 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
Rating graphic.
Wolftrap Mountain Hill Offaly County in Leinster Province, in Carn List, Pale & red sandstone, grit & claystone Bedrock

Height: 487m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 54 Grid Reference: N27328 04762
Place visited by 84 members. Recently by: ewen, itshimkeith, thomas_g, TommyMc, High-King, David-Guenot, marcellawalking, twilawalking, strangeweaver, Lauranna, melohara, lw24, Cobhclimber, markmjcampion, Garmin
I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -7.592621, Latitude: 53.092989 , Easting: 227328, Northing: 204762 Prominence: 42m,  Isolation: 2.1km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 627286 704788,   GPS IDs, 6 char: WlftMn, 10 char: WlftrpMntn
Bedrock type: Pale & red sandstone, grit & claystone, (Cadamstown Formation)

Wolftrap Mountain is the 604th highest place in Ireland. Wolftrap Mountain is the most northerly summit in the Slieve Bloom area. Wolftrap Mountain is the third highest point in county Offaly.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/494/
COMMENTS for Wolftrap Mountain 1 of 1  
Follow this place's comments
Loping up the Lupine
Short Summary created by jackill  7 Nov 2010
Park on the roadside at N266 040 A, room for 5 cars. Cross the road and climb gradually on a rutted track to the telephone masts. The summit trig pillar is on the right , a few meters from the track. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/494/comment/5253/
 
The extermination of wolves .. by wicklore   (Show all for Wolftrap Mountain)
 
It's fair to say Wolftrap isn't much of a challen .. by csd   (Show all for Wolftrap Mountain)
 
I climbed this hill as part of an evening walk ov .. by Harry Goodman   (Show all for Wolftrap Mountain)
 
Parked at the viewpoint/picnic area just after th .. by darrenf   (Show all for Wolftrap Mountain)
 
(End of comment section for Wolftrap Mountain.)

OSi logo OSNI/LPS logo
Some mapping:
Open Street Map
(Various variations used.)
British summit data courtesy:
Database of British & Irish Hills
(Creative Commons Licence)
MountainViews.ie, a Hill-walking Website for the island of Ireland. 1100+ Visitors per day, 2100 Summiteers, 1300 Contributors.