Conditions and Info
Use of MountainViews is governed by
conditions. General information about the site is
here. Opinions in material here are not necessarily endorsed by MountainViews.
Hillwalking is a risk sport. Information in comments, walks or shared GPS tracks may not be accurate for example as regards safety or access permission. You are responsible for your safety and your permission to walk see
conditions. Credits and list definitions are listed here
Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
Slieve GlahHillSliabh gCleath A name in Irish (Ir. Sliabh gCleath [logainm.ie], 'mountain of wattle')CavanCounty, in Binnion List, Siltstone, mudstone & thin turbidite Bedrock
Height:320mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 34Grid Reference: H46182 00817 Place visited by 32 members. Recently by: DeltaP, conormcbandon, Garmin, jackill, chalky, la1ena, Hilldweller, PollyM, dmcdevitt, eamonoc, liz50, Geo, Peter Walker, Fergalh, osullivanm I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
Slieve Glah, near Cavan Town, is the highest point in Central Co. Cavan. It has fine views Lough Sheelin, Lough Gowna, Lough Oughter and Upper Lough Erne. There is a Giant's Grave on Slieve Glah; and a big stone at Lavey two miles east is said to have been thrown by the Slieve Glah giant at his brother in Lavey (Máire MacNeill, 'The Festival of Lughnasa', p. 174).
Slieve Glah is the second highest hill in the North Midlands area and the 1105th highest in Ireland. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/932/?PHPSESSID=pd64nvra2vh6gr8r1ikuaa6bb1