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Puffin Island Hill Oileán na gCánóg A name in Irish
(Ir. Oileán na gCánóg [logainm.ie], 'island of the puffins') Kerry County, in Binnion List, Purple mudstone & siltstone Bedrock

Reachable "On Foot " Y
Height: 159m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 83 Grid Reference: V33952 67746 This place has been logged as visited by 9 members. Recently by: DavidWalsh, markmjcampion, Conor74, kernowclimber, mcrtchly, dbloke, wicklore, Peter Walker, jackill
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Longitude: -10.409858, Latitude: 51.8378 , Easting: 33952, Northing: 67746 Prominence: 159m,  Isolation: 6km
ITM: 433939 567810,   GPS IDs, 6 char: PfnIsl, 10 char: PfnIslnd
Bedrock type: Purple mudstone & siltstone, (Valentia Slate Formation)

Puffin Island is the 1448th highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Puffin Island in area Iveragh NW, Ireland
Picture: The "Magnificent Seven" on the summit of Puffin Island
 
Finally conquered!
by mcrtchly  25 Jul 2011
Following months of meticulous planning by our expedition leader (Wicklore), numerous setbacks, mountainous seas (well almost calm) and wild animals (mostly magnificent seabirds) a team of intrepid Mountainviewers have finally conquered the summit of Puffin Island. Others have given ample reports on the trip so I've just attached a picture to prove that we did it! I should also record that Wicklore was quite rightly the first to summit. Many thanks to him for organising and leading the visit and to the boatmen in their expertise in getting us to land and to return safely. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1049/comment/6431/
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Peering behind the veil of mystery .. by wicklore   (Show all for Puffin Island)
 
Greetings from Puffiin Island! .. by wicklore   (Show all for Puffin Island)
 
Cast away for a couple of hours... .. by Peter Walker   (Show all for Puffin Island)
 
Huffin' on Puffin .. by jackill   (Show all for Puffin Island)
 
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