Cookies. This website uses cookies, which are small text files that the website puts on your computer to facilitate operation. Cookies help us provide a better service to you. They are used to track general user traffic information and to help the website function properly.

Click to hide this notice for 30 days.
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.
Detail Map Features
Find Suggested Walks
Find hill, mountain, island, coastal feature.
Videos
Recent Contributions
Get Notifications

Sandale Hill: Short trek to summit

Blaze Fell: Short trek to summit

Kirk Fell (Lorton): Long Trek from Lord's Seat

Lord's Seat: The view from the north west

Lord's Seat: Short steep climb

Broom Fell: Ridge walk to summit

Widow Hause: Hopegill Head in sight

Widow Hause: Short trek to summit

Graystones: Short trek to summit

Graystones (Birkett): The view south

Graystones (Birkett): Short steep climb

Little Meldrum: Short trek to summit

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
Galway Coastal Hill Area
Rating graphic.
Cuilleen Coastal Hill An Coillín A name in Irish Cuilleen is the townland name. Galway County in Connacht Province, in no lists

Height: 97m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 44 Grid Reference: L76441 32685
Place visited by 5 members. Recently by: markmjcampion, conormcbandon, aifric_n04, sandman, peter1
I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -9.855344, Latitude: 53.330206 , Easting: 76441, Northing: 232685 Prominence: 79m
ITM: 476418 732711,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Cuilen, 10 char: Cuilleen



Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/5028/
COMMENTS for Cuilleen (An Coillín) 1 of 1  
Follow this place's comments
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Cuilleen (<i>An Coillín</i>) in area Galway Coastal Hill, Ireland
Picture: High up on the northern slopes!
 
New Comment: Island view
by markmjcampion  5 Apr 2021
Headed up from the gravel pits at L77232 32992 A and came down via Sandman's route for a short loop of about 30 mins. The going is easier via Sandman's route but any discomfort due to tussocky grass was short-lived. Great views of some of the inshore islands and bright white beaches. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/5028/comment/22794/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Cuilleen (<i>An Coillín</i>) in area Galway Coastal Hill, Ireland
Picture: Mason Island
New Comment: Grab your kayak!
by markmjcampion  5 Apr 2021
Loads of great islands to visit in this region. Pretty sure this is Mason as seen from the top of Cuilleen. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/5028/comment/22795/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Cuilleen (<i>An Coillín</i>) in area Galway Coastal Hill, Ireland
Picture: Summit Area.
 
Coastal Hill
by sandman  5 Jun 2017
Overlooking the village of Carna access is via the tarred road leading to the Galway Council water tanks located at L7711332604 B which are visible from the village. At the end of the surfaced road follow mucky tractor tracks seemingly heading towards the coast and before they start to descend head towards the summit. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/5028/comment/19539/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
(End of comment section for Cuilleen (An Coillín).)

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. 2100 Summiteers, 1400 Contributors, Monthly Newsletter since 2007