Leahan 427m hill, Donegal SW Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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

An Alp for OAPs...

Divis: Great views

Scrabo Hill: Hill with a tower on top

Bonscale Pike-Wether Hill Loop

Great Mell Fell

MOUNTAINVIEWS MEMBERS MEET APRIL 2018

Little Mell Fell

Keelogyboy Mtn Far E Top: A small beautifully shaped mountain.

The Ullswater Way

Cloghernagh: Snow Covered Plateau

The Independent State

Pen y Fan South Loop Walk from Pontsticill

Conditions and Info
Use of MountainViews is governed by conditions.
General information about the site is here.
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 conditions.
Credits and list definitions are listed here Credits
Video display
Rating graphic.
Leahan Hill Liathán A name in Irish
(Ir. Liathán [JON], 'little grey one') Donegal County, in Carn List, Whitish quartzite with pebble beds Bedrock

Height: 427m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 10 Grid Reference: G51799 80287
Place visited by 27 members. Recently by: markmjcampion, AntrimRambler, conormcbandon, shaunkelly, Humpelman, sandman, Wilderness, Garmin, kenmoore, chalky, billywar, Brambler, scapania, juliewoods, Jamessheerin
I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -8.747816, Latitude: 54.668368 , Easting: 151799, Northing: 380287 Prominence: 202m,  Isolation: 3.2km
ITM: 551759 880280,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Leahan, 10 char: Leahan
Bedrock type: Whitish quartzite with pebble beds, (Slieve Tooey Quartzite Formation)

Liathán is the 813th highest place in Ireland. Liathán is the most westerly summit in the Donegal SW area.

Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/703/?PHPSESSID=28tgvv3k672u2sqegj92b6idt6
COMMENTS for Liathán 1 of 1
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Liathán in area Donegal SW, Ireland
Picture: One of the many cairns .
 
Long or Short Walk.
by sandman  20 May 2016
Rather than commencing the walk from the car park beside the beach in Malin Beg i choose to ascend via the access road to turf cuttings at G4966481023 A with adjacent parking. After the gravel track expires you will find tractor tracks which will bring you further up to the short heather close to the rocky summit area. Many cairns adorn the outer ring of the summit area with views of Slieve League and Rathlin O Birne island and its lighthouse. You can return by the route of ascent or continue the walk to the car parks at Slieve League. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/703/comment/18467/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
(End of comment section for Liathán.)

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. 11 Million Visitors Per Year. 1300 Contributors.