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Loughsalt Mountain 469m,
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Donegal NW Area   Loughsalt Hills Subarea
Place count in area: 66, OSI/LPS Maps: 1, 10, 11, 2, 6 
Highest place:
Errigal, 751m
Maximum height for area: 751 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 688 metres,

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Loughsalt Mountain Hill Cnoc an Liatháin A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc an Liatháin [MacNeill*], 'hill of the little grey one') Donegal County in Ulster Province, in Carn List, Whitish quartzite with pebble beds Bedrock

Height: 469m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 2 Grid Reference: C13321 26482
Place visited by 70 members. Recently by: jackill, dregish, Q35on, paulbrown, Fergalh, mcrtchly, magicstep, Peter Walker, IndyMan, BigFly, kmoore, MichaelE, jimbloomer, happymourneview, Aidy
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Longitude: -7.792195, Latitude: 55.08545 , Easting: 213321, Northing: 426482 Prominence: 364m,  Isolation: 3.2km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 613267 926465,   GPS IDs, 6 char: LghsMn, 10 char: LghsltMntn
Bedrock type: Whitish quartzite with pebble beds, (Slieve Tooey Quartzite Formation)

See Máire MacNeill, 'The Festival of Lughnasa' (pp. 143-44) for details of the festive assembly on Ganiamore.   Loughsalt Mountain is the 659th highest place in Ireland.

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Northeast view .. by Aidy   (Show all for Loughsalt Mountain)
 
A McVeigh Film .. by CaptainVertigo   (Show all for Loughsalt Mountain)
 
Best Views in Donegal? .. by jsramsey1491   (Show all for Loughsalt Mountain)
 
Loughsalt Mountain
by three5four0  11 Apr 2010
What a day and what a view! After the easter weekends snow it was a change to be out in sunshine and in a barmy 19 degrees at that. There is not much I can add to the comments already made below, except there is space to park a few cars at the stile, mentioned by Vikinghar, where you cross from the road onto the hillside. Do leave this hill for a good day, the nice first frosts of autumn would be an ideal time for those keen photographers amongst us to visit. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/553/comment/4608/
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A wonderful Panorama .. by Garmin   (Show all for Loughsalt Mountain)
 
Picture of Lough Salt .. by vikinghar   (Show all for Loughsalt Mountain)
 
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