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BengowerMountainBinn Gabhar A name in Irish (Ir. Binn Gabhar [TR], 'goats’ peak')GalwayCounty, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top Bedrock
Height:664mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37Grid Reference: L78301 50644This summit has been logged as climbed by 289 members. Recently by: Philhanson, Dean, davsheen, tommyclarke, Gus, oldpragmatist, IainT, Lauranna, salford7, Martinpeak, ericjones, Wendy, Ulsterpooka, marchiggins, Cathal-Kelly I have climbed this summit: YES (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
Erroneously marked as ‘Glengower’ on the Discovery series map. On the summit of this mountain you will find thrift (or sea-pink) in bloom during the late spring, despite the fact that it is far inland.
Binn Gabhar is the 171st highest summit in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/167/