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Donegal NW Area   Gweedore Subarea
Place count in area: 73, OSI/LPS Maps: 1, 10, 11, 2, 6 
Highest place:
Errigal, 751m
Maximum height for area: 751 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 688 metres,

Places in area Donegal NW:
An Cnoc Mór 349mAn Mhaoil Mhór (Owey Island) 102mBallystrang 292mBrown Mountain 224mCark Mountain 364mCnoc Colbha 363mCnoc na Naomh 155.9mCraigcannon 357mCroaghegly 245mCroaghmore 278mCulliagh SE Top 369mEdenacarnan 192mGregory Hill 336mKnockbrin 259mLoughaskerry 252mLoughsalt Mountain 469mMoyle Hill 148mSliabh an tSratha Greadaithe 285mTroscshliabh 175m
Aranmore:   Cnoc an Iolair (mullach thiar) (Aranmore) 227m
Derryveagh:   Drumnalifferny Far NE Top 535m
Derryveagh Mountains:   An Cnoc Fada 485mAn Cnoc Fada 529mAn Cnoc Fada (mullach thoir thuaidh) 502mAn Cnoc Fada (mullach thoir) 454mAn Cnoc Glas 489mAn Dubhais 651.5mAn Dubhais (mullach thiar theas) 528mAn Dubhais (mullach thoir theas) 553.9mAn Eachla Bheag 563.9mAn Eachla Bheag (mullach theas) 602.3mAn Eachla Mhór 581.2mAn Eadarna Mhór 416mAn Earagail 751mAn Grogán Mór 457mAn Mhucais 667.1mArd Loch na mBreac Beadaí 472.5mCnoc Bhealach Gaoithe 480mCnoc na bhFaircheach 517mCnoc na bhFaircheach (mullach thoir theas) 470mCnoc na Searrach 495mCnoc Uí Mhaolruanaidh 430mCró an Locháin 486mCró Bheithe 315mCrockawama 238mCruach Leac Chonaill 266mCruach na Sagart 480mMac Uchta 555mMám an Leaca 480mNa Beanna Gorma 578mNa Leargacha 470.6mSagart na Dubhaise 506.4mSaggartnadooish East Top 478.9mSliabh Dhroim na Luifearnaí 596mSliabh Dhroim na Luifearnaí (mullach thoir thuaidh) 585mSliabh Sneachta 678m
Fanad:   Cashelmore 149mCnoc na Boirne 227mCnoc na dTeannála 152mDroim an Bhothaigh 153m
Glendowan Mountains:   Binswilly 337mCionn Bheatha 384mCnoc an Stualaire 418mFarscallop 420.6mGartan Mountain 357mLeahanmore 442mMaol na nDamh 539m
Gweedore:   Carn Traonach 425mCnoc Fola 314mTaobh an Leithid 429m
Horn Head:   Croaghnamaddy 252m
Rosguill:   Cnoc na Sleá 163mGáinne Mór 207m

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Bloody Foreland Hill Cnoc Fola A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc Fola [OSI], 'hill of blood') Donegal County in Ulster Province, in Binnion List, Whitish quarztite with pebble beds Bedrock

Height: 314m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 1 Grid Reference: B83368 32280
Place visited by 36 members. Recently by: dregishjake, Hoverla, FrankMc1964, finkey86, trostanite, scottwalker, Fergalh, Geo, hgboyle, leader1, dr_banuska, nesa1206, markmjcampion, millsd1, paulbrown
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Longitude: -8.26157, Latitude: 55.137435 , Easting: 183368, Northing: 432280 Prominence: 219m,  Isolation: 4.5km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 583321 932262,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BldyFr, 10 char: BldyFrlnd
Bedrock type: Whitish quarztite with pebble beds, (Ards Quartzite Formation)

The Irish name Cnoc Fola only applies to the hill and not the headland, which is called An Reannach Rua [ET].   Cnoc Fola is the 1119th highest place in Ireland.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/939/
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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Cnoc Fola in area Donegal NW, Ireland
 
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Short Summary created by jackill  29 Aug 2010
Park at B83863 33065 A on a grassy roadside with room for 2 cars and walk back the road towards Min an Chladdaigh to B84042 33123 B where you turn right up a turf track.
This allows easy unobstructed access to the mountain with none of the potential issues caused by the many houses scattered on the west side of the mountain.
The turf track peters out after a few hundred meters but continue upwards skirting the steep cliff around to the right over short heather and you will be at the summit in 20 minutes.
The summit is beyond doubt one of the best coastal viewpoints on this island Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/939/comment/5698/
 
Conversations with St Patrick, Oisin and Balor of .. by jackill   (Show all for Cnoc Fola)
 
Climbed Bloody Foreland from the car park mention .. by three5four0   (Show all for Cnoc Fola)
 
I started my walk at the viewpoint shown on the O .. by Harry Goodman   (Show all for Cnoc Fola)
 
A "top-of-the-world" sensation !! .. by David-Guenot   (Show all for Cnoc Fola)
 
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