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Slieve Glah Hill Sliabh gCleath A name in Irish
(Ir. Sliabh gCleath [logainm.ie], 'mountain of wattle') Cavan County, in Binnion List, Siltstone, mudstone & thin turbidite Bedrock

Height: 320m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 34 Grid Reference: H46182 00817
Place visited by 34 members. Recently by: TommyV, TommyMc, DeltaP, conormcbandon, Garmin, jackill, chalky, la1ena, Hilldweller, PollyM, dmcdevitt, eamonoc, liz50, Geo, Peter Walker
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Longitude: -7.297302, Latitude: 53.954705 , Easting: 246182, Northing: 300817 Prominence: 205m,  Isolation: 6.6km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 646121 800828,   GPS IDs, 6 char: SlvGlh, 10 char: SlvGlah
Bedrock type: Siltstone, mudstone & thin turbidite, (Slieve Glah Formation)

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 1108th highest in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Slieve Glah in area North Midlands, Ireland
Picture: The view from Slieve Glah - note the plastic curtain rail.
 
Fills your heart with glahness.
by madfrankie  5 Sep 2010
Slieve Glah is a small, but visible hill south of Cavan town near the village of Crosskeys. The map suggests two access tracks, but I could only find the start of the more convoluted longer track.
It's twenty minutes up to the telecoms masts, and as Paddyhillsbagger says, plenty of gorse near the summit. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/932/comment/6084/
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Strong Calves required .. by eamonoc   (Show all for Slieve Glah)
 
Deep in the Cavan countryside .. by TommyV   (Show all for Slieve Glah)
 
Hooray for local hills! Despite tending to the ga .. by paddyhillsbagger   (Show all for Slieve Glah)
 
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