Welcome to MountainViews
If you want to use the website often please enrol (quick and free) at top right.
Overview
Detail
Zoom: ??
For more map options click on any mountain area or any detail feature.
Find Suggested Walks
Find hill or mountain
Videos


Users Online:
majestic0110, edevereux
Guests online: 140
Recent Contributions

La Gomera - GR132

Doughruagh South Top: Twin of Doughruagh main top

Doughruagh: Rocky summit with access issues from Kylemore Abbey

Raghtin More: The smallest Inishowen Arderin

Currywongaun: Rough and Rocky

Crockmain: An uninspiring summit with great views

Knocknanacree: Views to Slieve Mish and the Dingle Peninsula

Forbidden Keadeen

Teeromoyle Mountain: A summit in the middle of a classic Horseshoe walk

Bruse Hill: Bruse

Coppanagh: Wear Your Wellies

Meentog South East Top

Conditions and Info
Use of MountainViews is governed by conditions.
General information about the site is here.
Opinions in material here are not necessarily endorsed by MountainViews.
Hillwalking is a risk sport. Information in comments, walks or shared GPS tracks may not be accurate for example as regards safety or access permission. You are responsible for your safety and your permission to walk see conditions.
Credits and list definitions are listed here Credits
Video display
Rating graphic.
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 36 members. Recently by: eoghancarton, PeakPaul, Lauranna, Garmin, Oileanach, mountainmike, GSheehy, frankmc04, simoburn, seanc15, Onzy, chalky, sandilandsn, , poopoobasto
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

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/
COMMENTS for Buckoogh 1 of 1
Come on me Buckooh! .. by group   (Show all for Buckoogh)
 
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/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
(End of comment section for Buckoogh.)

OSi logo OSNI/LPS logo
British summit data courtesy:
Database of British & Irish Hills
(Creative Commons Licence)
"ASTER+": Hillshade and Contours
Courtesy of Tiles GIScience Research Group @ Heidelberg University More detail here
MountainViews.ie Hill-walking Website for the island of Ireland. 11 Million Visitors Per Year. 1200 Contributors.