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Donegal NW Area
Place count in area: 73, OSI/LPS Maps: 1, 10, 11, 12, 2, 6 
Highest place:
Errigal, 751m
Maximum height for area: 751 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 688 metres,

Places in area Donegal NW:
Ballystrang 292mBrown Mountain 224mCark Mountain 364mCraigcannon 357mCroaghegly 245mCroaghmore 278mCrockmore 349mCrocknaneeve 155.9mCulliagh SE Top 369mEdenacarnan 192mGregory Hill 336mKnockalla 363mKnockbrin 259mLoughaskerry 252mLoughsalt Mountain 469mMeenavally 219mMoyle Hill 148mMoylemore (Owey Island) 102mSliabh an tSratha Greadaithe 285mToome 175m
Aranmore:   Cnoc an Iolair (Mullach Thiar) (Aranmore) 227m
Derryveagh Mountains:   Aghla Beg 563.9mAghla Beg (South) 602.3mAghla More 581.2mAn Cnoc Fada 485mAn Cnoc Glas 489mAn Eadarna Mhór 416mAn Grogán Mór 457mArdloughnabrackbaddy 472.5mBingorms 578mCnoc Bhealach Gaoithe 480mCnoc na Searrach 495mCró an Locháin 486mCró Bheithe 315mCrockawama 238mCrockfadda 529mCrockfadda E Top 454mCrockfadda North-East Top 502mCrockmulroney 430mCrocknafarragh 517mCrocknafarragh SE Top 470mCruach Leac Chonaill 266mCruach na Sagart 480mDooish 651.5mDooish South-East Top 553.9mDrumnalifferny Mountain 596mErrigal 751mMackoght 555mMaumlack 480mMuckish 667.1mNa Leargacha 470.6mSaggartnadooish 506.4mSaggartnadooish E Top 478.9mSlieve Snaght 678m
Derryveagh Mtns:   Dooish South-West Top 528mDrumnalifferny North-East Top 585m
Fanad:   Ballynabrocky Hill 152mCashelmore 149mCnoc na Boirne 227mDrumavohy Hill 153m
Glendowan Mountains:   Binswilly 337mCnoc an Stualaire 418mFarscallop 420.6mGartan Mountain 357mKinnaveagh 384mLeahanmore 442mMoylenanav 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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Croaghmore Hill Donegal County, in Binnion List, Whitish quartzite with pebble beds Bedrock

Height: 278m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 2 Grid Reference: C14300 31500
Place visited by 8 members. Recently by: NICKY, Peter Walker, AntrimRambler, Garmin, chalky, David-Guenot, Harry Goodman, Terry-Parker
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Longitude: -7.776613, Latitude: 55.130496 , Easting: 214300, Northing: 431500 Prominence: 119m,  Isolation: 5.1km
ITM: 614246 931482,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crg278, 10 char: Croaghm278
Bedrock type: Whitish quartzite with pebble beds, (Slieve Tooey Quartzite Formation)

Croaghmore is the 1205th highest place in Ireland.

Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1175/?PHPSESSID=acdij4hn55pkentnht2mhh8ev2
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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Croaghmore in area Donegal NW, Ireland
Picture: Approaching Croaghmore along the access track.
 
Pleasant stroll to a fine view point.
Short Summary created by Harry Goodman,  30 May 2014
Perhaps the shortest and most direct approach is from the road going E out of Glenn village near Carrigart. Park off this road at a minor road on the right C1398630677 A. Continue E along the main road for a further 300 metres to a good stone track on the left C1431330592 B. Follow it directly towards the hill ignoring any branches off on either side. Where it ends C1433131242 C continue up more steeply over good peaty ground, with the grip eased in places by a scattering of rough stones, to gain the high point C1436731548 D. Return by way of ascent, a round trip of 2.5km. In addition to the route described an examination of OSi Sheet 2 will show that this hill is in fact crossed by numerous tracks giving the walker various options for an approach. Views from the top are extensive. NW are the sand dunes around Downings backed by Melmore Head, while to the W are the high tops of the Derryveagh range. To the NE over Mulroy Bay are Dunaff Head , Raghtin More and the Urris Hills among others. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1175/comment/15419/
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Croaghmore in area Donegal NW, Ireland
Picture: A minor summit to the NE (267m), with the Knockalla ridge and the Inishowen hills in the background,
Save it for a sunny day to enjoy the views !!
by David-Guenot  27 Nov 2014
Climbed this hill on a late afternoon in July 2014, on my way back from Moylenanav and Crockastroller. Parked at C152306 E and headed on up for Bingrania (pt. 246m). The track crosses some peat fields and peters out as the ground rises. I made my way straight up through high fern, before the ground steepened and became grassy, forming like a giant staircase !! The last part of the ascent was quite gentle and the descent to the col with Croaghmore was very quick. There is a pond at the col, with a few small stumps peering here and there above the water, which look a bit like standing stones, which gave me the impression of discovering a sacred place or something !! From there, it is a short ascent to the top. As Harry Goodman said, the views are extensive from all sides. Only to the S is the horizon barred by Loughsalt Mountain -the view is really nice, though. Really worth the (easy) ascent, especially if you use the track described by Harry Goodman. I came down this way to the main road, which I then had to follow for about 15 minutes to get back to the car. As I said in a comment I posted a few months ago on the General Forum, I was a bit disappointed that nature was a bit spoiled with litter here and there on the way (including broken glass), still the views from the top are really beautiful. Do not miss it if in the area !! Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1175/comment/17754/
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