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Beenmore Mountain Binn Mhór A name in Irish
(prob. Ir. Binn Mhór [PDT], 'big peak') Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Purple sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 660m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 83 Grid Reference: V59641 86791
Place visited by 114 members. Recently by: ilenia, Ulsterpooka, PaulNolan, dodser, three5four0, Wilderness, IainT, fmacm, ericjones, eryri, hivisibility, DaveMc, johngal, odonogc, t.jay
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Longitude: -10.04517, Latitude: 52.015886 , Easting: 59641, Northing: 86791 Prominence: 125m,  Isolation: 1.2km
ITM: 459623 586850,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Bnm660, 10 char: Beenmore
Bedrock type: Purple sandstone & siltstone, (Ballinskelligs Sandstone Formation)

Beenmore is about midway along the ridge between Been Hill and Drung Hill, but is higher than both. It dominates the valley of Gleensk and features prominently in the view from the Kerry Way.   Beenmore is the 178th highest place in Ireland.

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A companion hill to Drung .. by group   (Show all for Beenmore)
 
Completed the three summits of Been Hill, Beenmor .. by eoin   (Show all for Beenmore)
 
Dark cairn jagged against mist of Kells Kerry c .. by simon3   (Show all for Beenmore)
 
I climbed Beenmore via the summit ridge from Drun .. by riverlaune   (Show all for Beenmore)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Beenmore in area Glenbeigh Horseshoe, Ireland
Picture: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dVBxp44ziEs
 
On Glenbeigh Horseshoe
by CaptainVertigo  10 Oct 2014
Martin Critchley (Track 2577) says of the extended Glenbeigh Horseshoe filmed by Sharron Schwartz and he:
This route takes in not just the classic Glenbeigh horseshoe but includes most of the extra summits to the east. The route starts at Glenbeigh and takes a minor road heading south for 1km before turning left onto the Kerry Way which is followed to a col. Turning right at the col leads to the start of the traverse and the first summit, Coolroe. If time permits it is also possible to turn left at the col to make a detour out and back to Seefin. In addition, again if time permits, it also possible to traverse out and back to Colly. But including Seefin and Colly on this traverse would make it hard to complete these and the whole traverse in a day (we did Colly alone the next day). The highlight is probably the spectacular knife ridge traverse out and back to Keamconneragh (a traverse perhaps to avoid on a wet or misty day where a slip might have serious consequences). The downside to the route are the numerous peat hags in many of the cols (and some of the summits) which make for slow progress.
Highly recommended film by two of Ireland's top mountain moviemakers.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dVBxp44ziEs Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/173/comment/17719/
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