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Lackawee Mountain An Leaca Bhuí A name in Irish
(Ir. An Leaca Bhuí [T6000], 'the yellow hillside') Cork County, in Arderin List, Purple & green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 572m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 84 Grid Reference: V70391 51736 This summit has been logged as climbed by 30 members. Recently by: IainT, PeakPaul, Lauranna, markmjcampion, Wilderness, muddyboots, CaptainVertigo, melohara, Cobhclimber, Onzy, shaunkelly, simoburn, chalky, dmc, thomas_g
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Longitude: -9.875567, Latitude: 51.703623 , Easting: 70391, Northing: 51736 Prominence: 67m,   Isolation: 0.9km
ITM: 470369 551802,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Lckw, 10 char: Lackawee
Bedrock type: Purple & green sandstone & siltstone, (Caha Mountain Formation)

Lackawee is the 356th highest summit in Ireland. Lackawee is the second most westerly summit in the Caha Mountains area.

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Not much but exceptional views on a good day. .. by group   (Show all for Lackawee)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Lackawee in area Caha Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Lackawee from Maulin
 
jackill on Lackawee, 2005
by jackill  29 Nov 2005
I walked down the long ,broad back of Maulin and crossed over point 579mtrs before reaching the rounded hump of Lackawee.There are several turf banks to be avoided on the way and again the ground seemed very wet in places. This is a great vantage point from which to view the Beara peninsula ,on a clear day is you can see it from the tip all the way back to the Sugarloaf over Glengarriff. In the distance to the north I could make out the 'Reeks quite clearly The photo is taken fom the north side of Maulin with Lackawee on the left and point 597mtrs in the near distance.
From Lackawee I retraced my steps to the lake on the col under Knocknagree and then skirted around to reach the track at approx 410 mtrs back down to Rosmackowen Church. 5.5 hours and 16.5 kms Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/323/comment/1791/
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This track at the northern end of Glenbeg Lough p .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Lackawee)
 
Pic shows the rocky summit of Lackwee looking nor .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Lackawee)
 
Hills from the Beara Way 2 .. by three5four0   (Show all for Lackawee)
 
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