Minaun 466m hill, Achill/Corraun Achill Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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Achill/Corraun Area   Achill Subarea
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Minaun Hill Achill Island Island An Mionnán A name in Irish
also Menawn an extra name in English
(Ir. An Mionnán [www.achillislandhotel.com], 'the pinnacle') Mayo County, in Carn List, Quartzites, psammitic schists Bedrock

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Height: 466m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 30 Grid Reference: F66140 01953
Place visited by 109 members. Recently by: melohara, hivisibility, Richtea, Fergalh, strangeweaver, ckilm, pearnett, PaulNolan, brenno, DeltaP, IainT, Ulsterpooka, Barty1958, PollyM, Onzy
Island visited by 398 members.
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Longitude: -10.039609, Latitude: 53.949651 , Easting: 66140, Northing: 301953 Prominence: 411m,  Isolation: 3.9km
ITM: 466122 801963,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Minaun, 10 char: Minaun
Bedrock type: Quartzites, psammitic schists, (Dooega Head Formation)

The cliffs of Minaun are spectacular when viewed from Keel. They offer a popular launch site for hang-gliding. The summit is a magnificent viewpoint, giving a surprisingly broad view of all of Achill and much of West Mayo, considering its moderate height. For a walk to the TV mast on Minaun, see Siúlóidí Acla, walk K. The summit is a little further on. Sometimes spelt Menawn.   Minaun is the 672nd highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Minaun in area Achill/Corraun, Ireland
Picture: Buzz R.I.P.
 
Toy story to Achill
by eamonoc  14 Aug 2013
12/8/2013 After climbing Tievereivagh earlier in the morning, decided to drive up to the masts on Minaun, from there it took 12 mins to reach the summit statue weather was fantastic. stunning views in all direction. Went a bit further past the summit and met Buzz Light year, see photograph Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/561/comment/15067/
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A Top For A Lazy Day .. by Aidy   (Show all for Minaun)
 
Viewing platform par excellence .. by paulocon   (Show all for Minaun)
 
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