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Faha Ridge Mountain Na Poirt A name in Irish
(Ir. Na Poirt [TCCD*], 'the fortifications') Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred Lists, Rhythmically bedded sandstone Bedrock

Height: 809m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 70 Grid Reference: Q46436 12050 This summit has been logged as climbed by 186 members. Recently by: rleahy, Martinpeak, ericjones, t.jay, tommccarthy, davidsloan_1, PeteBog, kipper, Onzy, Balor, CaptainVertigo, grzywaczmarcin, Alatar, hannukkah, skhg
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -10.248786, Latitude: 52.239213 , Easting: 46436, Northing: 112050 Prominence: 44m,   Isolation: 0.5km
ITM: 446419 612103,   GPS IDs, 6 char: FhRdg, 10 char: Faha Ridge
Bedrock type: Rhythmically bedded sandstone, (Ballymore Sandstone Formation)

This is the airy arete located west of Benagh promontory fort. It drops steeply to the south into Com an Chnoic, and even more abruptly to the north into Coimín na gCnámh. Previously Brandon Mtn North East Top in MV.   Faha Ridge is the 36th highest summit in Ireland.

Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/35/
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Careful now Ted! .. by group   (Show all for Faha Ridge)
 
Proceeding east to west, you descend from the nor .. by skyehigh   (Show all for Faha Ridge)
 
This photo gives a clearer view of the route down .. by skyehigh   (Show all for Faha Ridge)
 
Faha Ridge (centre of photo) as viewed from th .. by jackill   (Show all for Faha Ridge)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Faha Ridge in area Brandon Group, Ireland
 
Faha proper.
by sbender  16 Aug 2010
Just to show the gradient of the scramble up the final ridge. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/35/comment/6020/
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EAST (Faha) RIDGE route: Grade 1 scramble: techni .. by lewvalton   (Show all for Faha Ridge)
 
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