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Leahan Hill Liathán A name in Irish
(Ir. Liathán [JON], 'little grey one') Donegal County in Ulster Province, in Carn List, Whitish quartzite with pebble beds Bedrock

Height: 427m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 10 Grid Reference: G51799 80287
Place visited by 31 members. Recently by: Colin Murphy, madfrankie, tommccarthy, Fergalh, markmjcampion, AntrimRambler, conormcbandon, shaunkelly, Humpelman, sandman, Wilderness, Garmin, kenmoore, chalky, billywar
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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 816th highest place in Ireland. Liathán is the most westerly summit in the Donegal SW area.

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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. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/703/comment/18467/
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An awful slog... .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Liathán)
 
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