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Dromavally Mountain Mountain Cnoc Dhrom an Bhaile A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc Dhroim an Bhaile [TCCD*], 'hill of Dromavally') Kerry County, in Arderin List, Purple cross-bedded sandstone Bedrock

Height: 552m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 71 Grid Reference: Q60622 06650
Place visited by 46 members. Recently by: melohara, Martinpeak, Wilderness, gallybander, Onzy, Colin Murphy, chalky, CaptainVertigo, grzywaczmarcin, simoburn, ciarraioch, omurchu, Rocman, rowanwalsh, Cobhclimber
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Longitude: -10.039029, Latitude: 52.194525 , Easting: 60622, Northing: 106650 Prominence: 206m,  Isolation: 2.6km
ITM: 460603 606708,   GPS IDs, 6 char: DrmvMn, 10 char: DrmvlyMntn
Bedrock type: Purple cross-bedded sandstone, (Cappagh Sandstone Formation)

Three cairns on the summit ridge of Dromavally Mountain are named Cú Chulainn's House, Cú Chulainn's Bed and Cú Chulainn's Grave. It is intriguing that there are several folk-tales about Cú Chulainn recorded on the Dingle Peninsula, far away from his home area in Cooley and SE Ulster. See Knockmulanane for the legend concerning Scál Ní Mhurnáin, Cú Chulainn and the giant. Previously Reamore in MV.   Dromavally Mountain is the 391st highest place in Ireland.

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Dromavally is a bump on the sinous ridge from whe .. by simon3   (Show all for Dromavally Mountain)
 
Easy enough climb and a good starting point for B .. by Ginger   (Show all for Dromavally Mountain)
 
three5four0 on Dromavally Mountain, 2009
by three5four0  2 Oct 2009
Reached here from Stradbally Mountain & after a few photos, returned by the same route, via the standing stones and cairn at Reamore. Descended towards a small lochan, marked on the map at 581065 A, then stayed high, contouring around above the steep ground, before meeting the track & descending back to the car park at Lough Anscaul. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/355/comment/4173/
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