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Mount Gable Hill Binn Shleibhe A name in Irish
also Benlevy an extra name in English
(Ir. Binn Shleibhe [OSI], 'peak of the mountain/moorland'). It is
often known as Mount Gable locally.
Galway County in Connacht Province, in Carn List, Schists, grits, metavolcanics, mylonitic Bedrock

Height: 416m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 38 Grid Reference: M05000 54900
Place visited by 73 members. Recently by: obrien116, TommyV, GSheehy, monisr, Liamgavin, Fergalh, magnumpig, millsd1, rollingwave, jkforde, eamonoc, markwallace, Cobhclimber, jlk, FrankMc1964
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Longitude: -9.433549, Latitude: 53.535635 , Easting: 105000, Northing: 254900 Prominence: 352m,  Isolation: 4.5km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 504970 754921,   GPS IDs, 6 char: MntGbl, 10 char: MntGbl
Bedrock type: Schists, grits, metavolcanics, mylonitic, (Ben Levy Grit Formation)

Benlevy dominates the narrow neck of land between Lough Mask and Lough Corrib, on which Clonbur and Cong are situated. Walks: for a route to the summit from the SE, see Whilde & Simms, New Irish Walk Guide - West and North, 58-59.   Binn Shleibhe is the 868th highest place in Ireland. Binn Shleibhe is the second most southerly summit and also the second most easterly in the Partry/Joyce Country area.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Binn Shleibhe in area Partry/Joyce Country, Ireland
Picture: Looking down on Lough Corrib
 
Perfectly located between two lakes.
by TommyV  25 Aug 2020
Just to re-enforce the comments here already, the views over Lough Corrib and Lough Mask are amazing for not a huge amount of effort. We started out at the small car park mentioned by paddyhillsbagger. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/758/comment/20844/
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