Tully Mountain 356m hill, Twelve Bens Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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Tully Mountain Hill also Letter Hill an extra name in English
Galway County, in Binnion List, Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top Bedrock

Height: 356m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37 Grid Reference: L67272 61173
Place visited by 77 members. Recently by: TommyV, rollingwave, FrankMc1964, PatHargan, eamonoc, paulbrown, Haulie, flynnke, bryanmccabe, Podgemus, mountainmike, paddyhillsbagger, oakesave, AnthonyN, Fergalh
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Longitude: -10.004897, Latitude: 53.583789 , Easting: 67272, Northing: 261173 Prominence: 331m,  Isolation: 3.4km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 467251 761193,   GPS IDs, 6 char: TlyMnt, 10 char: TlyMntn
Bedrock type: Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top, (Bennabeola Quartzite Formation)

Tully Mountain is sufficiently detached from the Twelve Bens to offer fine views of the range as a whole, as well as coastal views including Inishbofin, Inishturk, Clare Island and Achill. Also known as Letter Hill [TR]. Walks: a route for this peak is described in New Irish Walk Guides by Tony Whilde and Patrick Simms, p. 44.   Tully Mountain is the 1040th highest place in Ireland.

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Picture: Lough Tully with the Atlantic behind it with Mweelrea behind that and Croagh Patrick off in the dist
 
New Comment: A gem on the fringes of Connemara.
by TommyV  5 Nov 2018
As Tully Mountain is isolated from the rest of the peaks in Connemara it offers probably the best views of Mweelrea and the Twelve Bens that you are likely to see. A few hundred metres past Derryherbert Quay, there is room to park a few cars near a farm track at L68457 59975 A. Follow this farm track for about 50 meters and you will see a gate on a height to the left. This will give you access to the mountain. From here it's a straight forward climb North West for less than 2 kilometers to the trig point at the summit. Fantastic VIews to rival that of it's bigger neighbours. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/893/comment/20199/
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