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Ben Beg Mountain Binn Bheag A name in Irish
(prob. Ir. Binn Bheag [PDT], 'little peak') Galway County, in Arderin List, Purple sandstones, basal breccia Bedrock

Height: 560m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 38 Grid Reference: L95093 57894 This summit has been logged as climbed by 65 members. Recently by: kernowclimber, mcrtchly, Lauranna, Garmin, markwallace, DesHoulihan, trevorf, roscorrocket, eamonoc, marchiggins, carofurey, markmjcampion, PeakPaul, Wilderness, maike
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Longitude: -9.58391, Latitude: 53.56064 , Easting: 95093, Northing: 257894 Prominence: 135m,   Isolation: 1.2km
ITM: 495066 757914,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BnBg, 10 char: Ben Beg
Bedrock type: Purple sandstones, basal breccia, (Lough Mask Formation)

Ben Beg is the 392nd highest summit in Ireland.

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Rarely Visited Summit with Varied Views .. by group   (Show all for Ben Beg)
 
A walk along the east-west ridge of Ben Beg gives .. by simon3   (Show all for Ben Beg)
 
beads on Ben Beg, 2007
by beads  9 Sep 2007
Climbed Ben Beg on Sunday 9th Sept 2007.On my own as friends were gone to Belgium
walking for the week.Found it to be a very nice walk. Came to a point where there was a
little chimney gully that was an option instead of going around it,took the gully option and was delighted that it saved me time instead of going around it.Bringing friends out there on 23rd Sept. Great views of the Maumturks,Devils Mother,Mweelrea and Mauntrasna. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/342/comment/2817/
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Bencorragh from Finny end .. by jkforde   (Show all for Ben Beg)
 
Lakeviews .. by Geansai   (Show all for Ben Beg)
 
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