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Partry & Joyce Area   Cen: Finny Subarea
Place count in area: 27, OSI/LPS Maps: 37, 38, CBE, MSW 
Highest place:
Maumtrasna, 682m
Maximum height for area: 682 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 607 metres,

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Glenbeg East Hill Mayo County in Connacht Province, in Binnion List, Volcanic breccia, tuff, lava, chert Bedrock

Height: 372m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 38 Grid Reference: M03615 59955
Place visited by 25 members. Recently by: bryanmccabe, obrien116, Fergalh, magnumpig, markmjcampion, patmoran, OisinD, markwallace, Cobhclimber, Garmin, sandman, Wilderness, salford7, Oileanach, ronbourke
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Longitude: -9.455989, Latitude: 53.580785 , Easting: 103615, Northing: 259955 Prominence: 267m,  Isolation: 4.5km
ITM: 503586 759975,   GPS IDs, 6 char: GlnbEs, 10 char: GlnbgEast
Bedrock type: Volcanic breccia, tuff, lava, chert, (Finny Formation)

This peak is unnamed on OS maps. It lies on the boundary of the townlands of Glenbeg East, Glenbeg West and Kilbride. Any information on the correct name of this hill would be welcome.   Glenbeg East is the 1013th highest place in Ireland.

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Along the ridge
by bryanmccabe  16 May 2021
The routes proposed by paddyhillsbagger and sandman are short and steep. If you want a longer and more gradual ascent, you can start in the vicinity of the parking area at M 0044 5977 A and follow the high ground, gradually curving around clockwise onto the main ridge. Alternatively park at Finny Church and incorporate a short road walk to get to this parking area. A decent effort needed to bag this binnion. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/875/comment/23119/
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Picture: Glenbeg E summit looking up Lough Nafooey to Leenaun Hill
 
Marvelous views!
by paddyhillsbagger  22 Apr 2012
Visiting friends near Headford, I left the wife in bed to bag this delightful little hill. Despite taking a few wrong turns, I parked the car opposite a house at M049 596 B after asking the owners who were in the process of painting the property white. Setting up the slope in a NW direction with the sound of Yellowhammers, Skylarks, Meadow Pipits and Willow Warblers in my ears I quickly came across steeper ground and a false summit to a slightly boggy and undulating summit ridge. I made my way to a fence which runs along the spine of the hill and in the absence of trig, chose the point where the ridge fence is joined by a fence from the northern slope as the summit point. Fine views are had all round taking in Loughs Mask, Corrib and Nafooey as well as the Partry Mountains, Joyce Country with the higher Maumturks just visible above the closer summits. A wonderfuly panoramic scene for a short climb! Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/875/comment/6779/
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Northern Side.
by sandman  7 May 2017
If you wish to follow the fence on the northern slope mentioned in the previous comment up to the summit area park at M0318660799 C entering thru a farm road gate then taking the lower gate and by keeping the fence on your left ,but picking your route you will arrive after a nice steep accent. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/875/comment/18914/
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