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Mizen Peak Hill Cork County, in Binnion List, Cross-bedded sandstone & minor mudstone Bedrock

Height: 232m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 88 Grid Reference: V74547 24710 This place has been logged as visited by 18 members. Recently by: eamonoc, Wildrover, GoldCircle, Dbosonnet, chalky, garrettd, Conor74, slebog, bandre, sandman, sub3000, pocarbuile, paddyhillsbagger, jackill, kabe
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Longitude: -9.80583, Latitude: 51.461789 , Easting: 74547, Northing: 24710 Prominence: 177m,  Isolation: 2.8km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 474524 524782,   GPS IDs, 6 char: MznPk, 10 char: Mizen Peak
Bedrock type: Cross-bedded sandstone & minor mudstone, (Toe Head Formation)

Mizen Head is Carn Uí Néid in Irish.   Mizen Peak is the 1323th highest place in Ireland. Mizen Peak is the second most westerly summit in the Mizen/Sheeps Head area. It's also the 4th most southerly summit in .

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Mizen has been Brow beaten .. by jackill   (Show all for Mizen Peak)
 
Stunning views .. by garrettd   (Show all for Mizen Peak)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Mizen Peak in area Mizen/Sheeps Head, Ireland
Picture: My wife and I on Mizen Peak
 
Lovely Peak
by paddyhillsbagger  9 Oct 2010
The visitors centre was closed for bridge works( as it was at the end of my Malin2Mizen cycle a couple of months earlier) so following jackill's route, made my way to the old Signal Tower at V740239 A. A path heads NW from here to a wall running NE which meets another wall NW running up the ridge of Mizen Peak which comes approved by the wife (who doesn't normally accompany me and had me "grounded" for a period) as there is a path to a relatively short climb with no steep inclines with spectacular views on the sunny day we walked it. Lovely little peak. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1020/comment/6130/
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