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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 805 members. Recently by: Cathal-Kelly, cathalferris, Helenha, oldpragmatist, wjnunan, GillSte, gaoithe, IainT, toblereoghan, HeartTrek, salford7, TriHarder, daithileonard, Philhanson, corkrats
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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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Pronunciation... .. by Conor74   (Show all for Caher)
 
Pronounce cathair with care ;-) .. by pdtempan   (Show all for Caher)
 
Re: Parking for the Hydro Road .. by hivisibility   (Show all for Caher)
 
Worth the long walk in .. by AdrianneB   (Show all for Caher)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Caher in area MacGillycuddy
Picture: on the ridge from carrauntoohill to caher
 
Buny Clare on Caher, 2006
by Buny Clare  5 Feb 2006
Beautiful day , summer 2005 , climbed carrauntoohill via caher , got some great photographs.,
After six hours i was almost taking a plunge in Lough Eighter on the way back. Good Day Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/3/comment/2175/
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Last stop on the circuit of Coumloughra (or first .. by csd   (Show all for Caher)
 
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