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CarrauntoohilMountainCorrán Tuathail A name in Irish (Ir. Corrán Tuathail [GE], 'Tuathal's sickle' [OSNB])County Highpoint of KerryIn County Highpoint, Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists
Height:1038.6mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78Grid Reference: V80363 84421This summit has been logged as climbed by 1286 members I have climbed this summit: YES (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
Just as the summit of Ireland's highest mountain is often covered in mist, its name is shrouded in uncertainty. Unlike some lesser peaks, such as Mangerton or Croagh Patrick, it is not mentioned in any surviving early Irish texts. P.W. Joyce suggest
Carrauntoohil is the highest mountain in Ireland. Carrauntoohil is the highest point in county Kerry. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1/