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Croagh Patrick Area
Maximum height for area: 764 metres,   Summits in area: 12,   Maximum prominence for area: 639 metres, OSI/LPS Maps: 30, 31, 37, 38 For all tops   Highest summit: Croagh Patrick, 764m
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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 summit has been logged as climbed by 119 members. Recently by: wjnunan, Lauranna, IncaHoots, mgtrose, paddyhillsbagger, CaptainVertigo, PeteBog, Oileanach, Niamhq, bryanjbarry, McCrew, maike, mountainmike, maxim, McGlynn437
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -9.687176, Latitude: 53.75807 , Easting: 88772, Northing: 280023 Prominence: 74m,   Isolation: 1.8km
ITM: 488746 780038,   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.

Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/345/
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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)
 
Worth The Extra Effort From Croagh Patrick .. by Aidy   (Show all for Ben Goram)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Ben Goram in area Croagh Patrick, Ireland
 
david bourke on Ben Goram, 2006
by david bourke  23 Nov 2006
In January 2006 I climbed Croagh Patrick, with some fellow travellers from Sligo, via Ben Goram. The initial ascent is quite a stiff pull up and on the day in question it was not helped by the strong icy winds. However the surrounding views more than compensated. The route is less frequented that the pilgrim way and you are more likely to find yourself alone as you climb. The terrain is mainly peat and is thankfully not eroded. Let us hope it stays that way in the future. The picture was taken looking back towards Ben Goram on the final ascent of Croagh Patrick. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/345/comment/2556/
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More Pap .. by Onzy   (Show all for Ben Goram)
 
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