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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: 26, 27, 27A
Highest place: Cuilcagh, 665m Maximum height for area: 665 metres, Maximum prominence for area: 570 metres,
Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
Slieve RushenHillSliabh Roisean A name in Irish also Slieve Russell an extra name in English (Ir. Sliabh Roisean [AMacAB], 'mountain' + uncertain element)CavanCounty, in Carn List, Pale orthoquartzitic sandstone Bedrock
Height:404mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 27 & 27AGrid Reference: H23476 22638 Place visited by 31 members. Recently by: melohara, Peter Walker, IndyMan, TommyMc, jackill, frankmc04, MichaelE, FilHil, jimbloomer, eamonoc, Garmin, chalky, liz50, Geo, millsd1 I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
This isolated peak is on the Fermanagh/Cavan county bounds and overlooks Upper Lough Erne. See Máire MacNeill, 'The Festival of Lughnasa' (pp. 174-75) for details of the festive assemblies at Tory Hole, a cave on the western slopes of Slieve Rushen, and on Ballyheady Hill, south of Ballyconnell.
Slieve Rushen is the 919th highest place in Ireland. Slieve Rushen is the second most easterly summit in the Breifne area. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/806/