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Suggested Walks Starting on the detail map above. Hopefully useful.
Important Note: Walks presented here are members shared tracks shown in the hope that they may be useful to you but with no guarantee. You need to determine whether any given track is appropriate for you and your party as per these conditions.
Place count in area: 14, OSI/LPS Maps: 44, 45
Highest place: Shannavara, 358m Maximum height for area: 358 metres, Maximum prominence for area: 329 metres,
Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
ShannavaraHillSeanadh Bhéara A name in Irish (Ir. Seanadh Bhéara [logainm.ie], 'slope of Béara')GalwayCounty, in Binnion List, Paragneiss, migmatite, pebble beds Bedrock
Height:358mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 45Grid Reference: L93334 43718 Place visited by 18 members. Recently by: markmjcampion, Murray-Tucker, erun, sandman, eamonoc, frankmc04, MichaelE, conormcbandon, jimbloomer, chalky, taobear, eilismoylan, patmoran, juliewoods, Jamessheerin I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
On Tim Robinson's map of Connemara, Seanadh Bhéara (Shannavara) only appears as a townland name. This hill is named Cnoc Úraid. A legend predicts that Cnoc Úraid / Oorid Hill will be the site of the last battle for Christianity. [TR]
Seanadh Bhéara is the highest hill in the South Connemara area and the 1035th highest in Ireland. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/888/?PHPSESSID=vbq5nt91r3960lote08l5uvse1