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Dartry Mountains Area   SW: Castlegal Hills Subarea
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Copes Mountain Hill Sligo County in Connacht Province, in Carn List, Dark fine-grained cherty limestone Bedrock

Height: 452m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 16 Grid Reference: G74393 41432
Place visited by 45 members. Recently by: Carolyn105, Wilderness, FrankMc1964, magnumpig, 40Shades, Sao, Wildrover, conormcbandon, bryanmccabe, Hilldweller, marymac, frankmc04, mountainmike, quinnthebin, Garmin
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Longitude: -8.394239, Latitude: 54.320855 , Easting: 174393, Northing: 341432 Prominence: 67m,  Isolation: 1.6km
ITM: 574351 841419,   GPS IDs, 6 char: CpsMnt, 10 char: CpsMntn
Bedrock type: Dark fine-grained cherty limestone, (Dartry Limestone Formation)

Copes Mountain is the 726th highest place in Ireland.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/612/
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Fine view from 'cairn'. .. by group   (Show all for Copes Mountain )
 
Kings eye view .. by swoop   (Show all for Copes Mountain )
 
Last in a round of six. .. by Harry Goodman   (Show all for Copes Mountain )
 
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Excellent views
by GerryCasey  6 Apr 2021
Not much to add. Basically followed route outlined by paddyhillsbagger. Parked the car just off the road on the N16 at
G720410 starA A on the map. There's a gap in the ditch, hop over the fence and head up the field where you meet the track. Follow the track for a few kilometres, climbing a few fences, and it eventually takes you up out onto the plateau, all the while having great views of Ben Bulben plateau, Kings Mountain, Truskmore and Glencar opposite as well as Sligo Bay, Sligo Town and Knocknarea behind you. There is nothing marking the actual summit point though there is a small semblance of a cairn a few hundred metres west of the summit. From there you can view to the west the nearby summit of Craughans and south west the various summits of Keelogyboy mountains Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/612/comment/22805/
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Continuing west from Crockauns we descended into .. by madfrankie   (Show all for Copes Mountain )
 
The area around the summit of Copes Mountain look .. by simon3   (Show all for Copes Mountain )
 
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