Altnapaste 364m hill, Bluestack Mountains Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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AltnapasteHillAllt na Péiste A name in Irish (Ir. Allt na Péiste [OSI], 'ravine of the serpent/monster')DonegalCounty, in Binnion List, Pale quartzite, pebble beds, rare schist Bedrock
Height:364mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 6,11Grid Reference: H04500 96000 Place visited by 13 members. Recently by: Wilderness, Aidy, chalky, eamonoc, Fergalh, mark-rdc, Harry Goodman, Garmin, sub3000, Wildcat, WmKee, barryryan, hgboyle I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
The summit is located on the boundary of the townlands of Altnapaste, Ballybobaneen and Cashel. It is not clear from maps where the ravine is which gave name to the mountain and the townland. There is a ledge and cliff to the east of the summit named Altmore Cliff.
Altnapaste is the 1025th highest place in Ireland. Altnapaste is the most easterly summit in the Bluestack Mountains area. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/883/