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Brandon Group Area
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Brandon Far North Top Mountain Kerry County, in Arderin Beg, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred Lists, Rhythmically bedded sandstone Bedrock

Height: 840.1m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 70 Grid Reference: Q45949 12861 This summit has been logged as climbed by 66 members. Recently by: patphelan, rleahy, fmacm, Martinpeak, thomas_g, jlk, ericjones, GoldCircle, roscorrocket, simon3, Colin Murphy, t.jay, tommccarthy, gav, Gerkennedy
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -10.256269, Latitude: 52.246367 , Easting: 45950, Northing: 112862 Prominence: 17.3m,   Isolation: 0.4km
ITM: 445933 612914,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BrndFr, 10 char: BrndnFrNrt
Bedrock type: Rhythmically bedded sandstone, (Ballymore Sandstone Formation)

Brandon Far North Top is the third highest mountain in the Brandon Group area and the 24th highest in Ireland. Brandon Far North Top is the most westerly summit in the Brandon Group area.

Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1391/
COMMENTS for Brandon Far North Top 1 of 1
Minor ridge bump with good views.
Short Summary created by simon3,  26 Jun 2016
This summit is a minor bump on the ridge between Brandon and Masatimopan. It was identified as a separate summit by Martin Critchley and Sharron Schwartz at easter 2015 using a survey quality GPS.
Usually this summit will be reached as part of the longer ridge walk. If you want specifically to reach it then start from Q5082 1458 A or Q4937 1194 B . Both would take around 4h30 round trip. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1391/comment/17912/
 
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