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Croagh Patrick Area
Place count in area: 12, OSI/LPS Maps: 30, 31, 37, 38 
Highest place:
Croagh Patrick, 764m
Maximum height for area: 764 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 639 metres,
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Ben Goram Mountain An Bhinn Ghorm A name in Irish
(prob. Ir. An Bhinn Ghorm [PDT], 'the blue peak') Mayo County, in Arderin List, Pelite, psammite, limestone, tuff Bedrock

Height: 559m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 30 Grid Reference: L88772 80023 This place has been logged as visited by 120 members. Recently by: johncromie, wjnunan, Lauranna, , mgtrose, paddyhillsbagger, CaptainVertigo, PeteBog, Oileanach, Niamhq, bryanjbarry, McCrew, maike, mountainmike, maxim
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Longitude: -9.68713, Latitude: 53.758062 , Easting: 88772, Northing: 280023 Prominence: 74m,  Isolation: 1.8km
ITM: 488749 780037,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BnG559, 10 char: Ben Goram
Bedrock type: Pelite, psammite, limestone, tuff, (Bouris Formation)

Ben Goram is the western spur of Croagh Patrick.   Ben Goram is the second highest mountain in the Croagh Patrick area and the 396th highest in Ireland.

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A rewarding way to access the Reek .. by group   (Show all for Ben Goram)
 
A view from the west .. by wicklore   (Show all for Ben Goram)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Ben Goram in area Croagh Patrick, Ireland
Picture: Ben Goram and west coast from Croagh Patrick
 
Worth The Extra Effort From Croagh Patrick
by Aidy  9 Jun 2015
After ascending Croagh Patrick by the traditional route, continued down the west side on a steep, scree covered slope before making the short climb up to the first and highest of Ben Goram's double summits. Great views, similar to Croagh Patrick, but also giving a new viewpoint on The Reek itself. We kept going west down over diminishing bumps before a final steep drop to a minor road that took us back to the coast. There were new views on that descent over the previously hidden landscape immediately west of Ben Goram, where patchwork fields lapped the slopes of wilder hills. The only downside was the long walk by road back to the car park at the start of the pilgrims track up Croagh Patrick, but I thought Ben Goram well worth it. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/345/comment/18015/
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In January 2006 I climbed Croagh Patrick, with so .. by david bourke   (Show all for Ben Goram)
 
More Pap .. by Onzy   (Show all for Ben Goram)
 
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