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Buckoogh Mountain Boc Umhach A name in Irish
(Ir. Boc Umhach [OSNB], 'eminence rich in copper') Mayo County, in Arderin List, Schists, aluminous schists, pebbly grits Bedrock

Height: 588m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 31 Grid Reference: F99500 01742 This summit has been logged as climbed by 34 members. Recently by: Lauranna, Garmin, Oileanach, mountainmike, GSheehy, frankmc04, simoburn, seanc15, Onzy, chalky, sandilandsn, IncaHoots, poopoobasto, barrymayo, milokane
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Longitude: -9.531696, Latitude: 53.955306 , Easting: 99500, Northing: 301742 Prominence: 423m,   Isolation: 2.6km
ITM: 499472 801753,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Bckgh, 10 char: Buckoogh
Bedrock type: Schists, aluminous schists, pebbly grits, (Buckoogh Formation)

Buckoogh is the 319th highest summit in Ireland.

Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/299/
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Climbed from the eastern side, which is accessed .. by gerrym   (Show all for Buckoogh)
 
Buckoogh is an isolated peak positioned between t .. by simon3   (Show all for Buckoogh)
 
We parked on the higher of the two roads to the e .. by simon3   (Show all for Buckoogh)
 
This shot shows Buckoogh from Glenlara to the NE. .. by csd   (Show all for Buckoogh)
 
am on Buckoogh, 2008
by am  7 Aug 2008
I would echo the comments posted here regarding the horrible bogginess of the summit. I climbed this on a wet and rainy day and did not spend long on the top. The sun began to shine halfway down and I spotted a fox, two kestrels and plenty of small heath butterfly. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/299/comment/3260/
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