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Dingle West Area
Maximum height for area: 516 metres,   Summits in area: 14,   Maximum prominence for area: 461 metres, OSI/LPS Maps: 70 For all tops   Highest summit: Mount Eagle, 516m
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Ballydavid Head Hill Ceann Bhaile Dháith A name in Irish
(Ir. Ceann Bhaile Dháith [An tOrdú Logainmneacha (Ceantair
Ghaeltachta) 2008], 'head(-land) of Baile Dháith')
Kerry County, in Binnion List, Conglomerate, sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 251.4m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 70 Grid Reference: Q38739 11294 This summit has been logged as climbed by 33 members. Recently by: IainT, tommccarthy, omurchu, markmjcampion, SpiritOf84, ahendroff, Fergalh, chalky, eamonoc, noeloneill, Philewis, Aongus, jimbloomer, trekker, Conor74
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -10.36099, Latitude: 52.230235 , Easting: 38740, Northing: 111295 Prominence: 226.37m,   Isolation: 1.4km
ITM: 438725 611348,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BlydHd, 10 char: BlydvdHead
Bedrock type: Conglomerate, sandstone & siltstone, (Slieve Mish Group)

This headland, along with the Three Sisters and Sybil Head on the other side of Smerwick Harbour, are remnants of a chain of hills that were worn down by glacial action and eventually broken through by the sea.   Ceann Bhaile Dháith is the 1273th highest summit in Ireland. Ceann Bhaile Dháith is the second most northerly summit in the Dingle West area.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Ceann Bhaile Dháith in area Dingle West, Ireland
Picture: Ballydavid Head, surrounded by often turbulent ocean.
 
Spectacular coastal outpost.
Short Summary created by simon3,  6 Feb 2012
One place to start is at around Q389 100 A going west intially, then north then north-east. In places the going is over rough dwarf furze, so long trousers are recommended. The walk up and down could take around 90 minutes. The summit is accompanied by the ruins of a Napoleonic era lookout post.
There are fine views to SW of the Three Sisters and north to the nearby Beenmore and further to the north end of the Brandon ridge.
It is possible to walk NE towards Beenmore along one of the most spectacular cliff edges in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1004/comment/5763/
 
Wild and Spectacular Cliff Walk .. by ciarraioch   (Show all for Ceann Bhaile Dháith)
 
Low cloud had descended on the Kingdom on Sunday .. by dbloke   (Show all for Ceann Bhaile Dháith)
 
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