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Bolaght Mountain Loop (Includes Roads)

Bolaght Mountain: Making a Loop

Knocknasheega: Heather-covered, rounded summit surrounded by trees.

Corran: Pleasant forest track stroll

Oval route turned into a cracked egg shape by circumstance.

Knocknanask: Approach from adjoining hill.

Knocksculloge: Track on stream

The rocky rocky road to the big hill.

Knocksculloge: Ease on down the road

Broemountain: Good views from so-so top

Short walk to a small island.

Knocknasheega: The rub of the green

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Donegal East Area   N: Raphoe Subarea
Place count in area: 12, OSI/LPS Maps: 11, 12, 6, 7 
Highest place:
Culliagh SE Top, 369m
Maximum height for area: 369 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 241 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Dooish Mountain Hill An Dubhais A name in Irish (Ir. An Dubhais [logainm.ie], 'the black ridge') Donegal County in Ulster Province, in Binnion List, Schist and grit with thin marble units Bedrock

Height: 266m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 6,7 Grid Reference: C29973 10723
Place visited by 28 members. Recently by: dregish, eamonoc, Fergalh, McQuaid89, eejaymm, sperrinlad, Aidy, muschi, chalky, David-Guenot, mcrtchly, kernowclimber, cody1, FilHil, sandman
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Longitude: -7.533095, Latitude: 54.943177 , Easting: 229973, Northing: 410723 Prominence: 172m,  Isolation: 4.6km
ITM: 629915 910709,   GPS IDs, 6 char: DshMnt, 10 char: DshMntn
Bedrock type: Schist and grit with thin marble units, (Lough Foyle Succession)

An Dubhais is a common hill name in Ulster, especially Cos. Donegal and Tyrone, and the name has been applied to several of the towlands in which this hills stand. Divis near Belfast is a different aglicisation of the same Irish name.   Dooish Mountain is the 1249th highest place in Ireland. Dooish Mountain is the second most easterly summit in the Donegal East area.

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Done some walking in Donegal and want to stretch .. by simon3   (Show all for Dooish Mountain (An Dubhais))
 
Dooish Mountain .. by dino   (Show all for Dooish Mountain (An Dubhais))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Dooish Mountain (<i>An Dubhais</i>) in area Donegal East, Ireland
Picture: The Almost Hidden Trig Pillar
 
Nice Forest Walk
by Aidy  2 Oct 2015
A pleasant walk along the forest track mentioned by Simon 3 with some good views. The trig was almost hidden beside the trees on a high, heathery bank alongside the track. There was a sign at the entrance to the forest track saying it was reserved for members of a shooting club but I didn't encounter anyone up there. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/987/comment/18342/
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After a dreich night, a dreich day followed, we .. by three5four0   (Show all for Dooish Mountain (An Dubhais))
 
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