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MinaunHillAchill IslandIslandAn Mionnán A name in Irish also Menawn an extra name in English (Ir. An Mionnán [www.achillislandhotel.com], 'the pinnacle')MayoCounty, in Carn List, Quartzites, psammitic schists Bedrock
Reachable "On Foot " Y Height:466mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 30Grid 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. I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)I have visited Achill Island: YES (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
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. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/561/?PHPSESSID=l68ifa78etb8lucrdtjrc8ica0