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Name:Errigal [An Earagail]
Hill number:20064
Height:751m / 2464ft
RHB Section:45B: Derryveagh, Glendowan
County/UA:Donegal
County (CoH):Donegal (CoH)
Hill area:Donegal NW
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Hewitt, Historic County Top,
Current County/UA Top, Dillon, Vandeleur-Lynam, Arderin
(Ma,Hu,Sim,Hew,CoH,CoU,Dil,VL,A,P600,P500)
Grid ref:B 92825 20773
Summit feature:rock
Drop:685m
Col:66m  H623326  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 01
Observations:summit 60m NNW is lower
Survey:Abney level
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill
Notes:
  • Donegal historic county top
  • Donegal current county/UA top

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 76 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Kevin2903527/07/2018
richtea504005/05/2018
Onzy10/11/2017
Done en route from Portrush to Dungloe from the car park on the south side. Solo. Went straight up from the car park Ė not a good choice as itís very boggy Ė better to start somewhat W of the car park (route used on return). Path up SE ridge of Errigal is obvious but faint paths on the approach are not. Went beyond the summit to the NNW top. Very misty of the higher parts.pwbellarby29/06/2017
Beautiful late afternoon up from CP on R251. Easy compared to other, smaller hills in Donegal.IanHHill07/04/2017
Stonecold17/04/2016
Nick Down125/09/2015
bertbarnett12331/08/2015
Large car park alongside the R251 at B94301 19726 - WSW out of car park & along road for about 80m & then headed over the moor along faint paths to the start of the SW ridge - Good path up the ridge to the unmarked summit and NW Top. (PM)gerrybowes02/04/2015
From the car park at 943198 we headed 100 metres west on the road and then took a less boggy path to the cairn on the ridge. An enjoyable ridge climb in mist to the summit and the north west top as well. With GB in just over 2 hours.bolton02/04/2015
With Andy and Margaret. Fairly wild start weatherwise, but quietened down quickly. A steepish ascent to a glorious top, with sadly limited views due to the cloud. Rain came down on the descent but our spirits couldn't be dampened. Great for me to finally do Donegal's county top.James McKnight24/10/2014
With Dominic & Damian.Dangerous Dave23/08/2014
Fergalh03/06/2014
Louise04/01/2014
ajwxyzt04/01/2014
declankel23/12/2013
Wet and windy as a place can be. About 10m visibility, walked with Sean Martin.Roen02/10/2013
Ian28418/09/2013
AlanD24/08/2013
Audi-Anne21/08/2013
David-Guenot09/06/2013
ARM18/11/2012
With Kathierichardsun30/07/2012
mae14/04/2012
Peely6613/07/2011
jimbloomer21/06/2010
Kiltie21/06/2010
arjh13/04/2010
tyaslevesley18/09/2009
neilsan13/06/2009
CK SheilaS26/05/2009
Climbed from the main road through the National Park area south of hill. I didnít like it he narrow ridge summit in wind but friendly farmers with his dogs happened along so he and Ian manhandled me back to easier ground. Looks great from Donegal coastnickywood112/05/2009
On my own. Clear but overcast.alwaysinshorts29/08/2008
harry196911/08/2007
with wife, cool and clear with rain on the descent, 2.2 miles, from the new car park and se ridge and back.rum doodle 17/06/2007
Johnjoes13/04/2007
stevedixon13/04/2007
SoloJohn Lee08/04/2007
rdhumble19/07/2006
jake2217/07/2006
A lovely mountain. Climbed with Ali and parents. Clear day and a really odd phenomenom. Very windy all the way up and all the way down, but the area around the twin summits was completely calm.paddyirish15/02/2006
it is a lovely viewjake1119/01/2006
Martin R08/09/2005
JEB, FJB, ERB, RIB Uisdean2513/07/2005
ÃČamonn04/07/2005
johntopping14/06/2005
chalky195311/06/2005
David Purchase01/05/2005
stunning qz hill, 2 tops, explored 1st bit of steepish narrowish N ridge, not hard. circuit from car pk to S RHW01/06/2004
rdhumble30/06/2003