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Caher Mountain Cathair A name in Irish
(Ir. Cathair [OSI 1:25,000], 'stone fort') Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish 900s Lists, Purple sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 1000m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V79261 83891 This summit has been logged as climbed by 796 members. Recently by: HeartTrek, salford7, TriHarder, daithileonard, Philhanson, corkrats, AdrianneB, damo11, rleahy, Kaiser, Damien25, feargalf, GoldCircle, Waldron-mp, ericjones
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Longitude: -9.758549, Latitude: 51.994449 , Easting: 79261, Northing: 83891 Prominence: 99.76m,   Isolation: 0.3km
ITM: 479237 583950,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Caher, 10 char: Caher
Bedrock type: Purple sandstone & siltstone, (Ballinskelligs Sandstone Formation)

According to Ó Cíobháin, this mountain is also known as Cathair na Féinne, 'stone fort of the Fianna'.   Caher is the third highest mountain in Ireland. Caher is the third highest point in county Kerry.

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One of the truly relentless slogs, but a very ple .. by nohoval_turrets   (Show all for Caher)
 
On the way back from Carrountoohill, Caher ahead .. by Buny Clare   (Show all for Caher)
 
Climbed caher last sunday 2oth sep on route to ca .. by scannerman   (Show all for Caher)
 
With the sun going down and the clouds passing by .. by josvanderlinden   (Show all for Caher)
 
From Lislebaine to Hydro car parks .. by nkenealy   (Show all for Caher)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Caher in area MacGillycuddy
 
Worth the long walk in
by AdrianneB  28 Aug 2016
Had a perfect day for an ascent of Carrauntoohil via Caher from the Hydro track on Wednesday. Great walk. Wasn't expecting much of Caher as it was just a way to get to the main prize, but well worth a walk in it's own right. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/3/comment/18627/
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