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Peakeen Mountain West Top Mountain For origin of name, see Peakeen Mountain. Kerry County, in Arderin List, Green sandstone & purple siltstone Bedrock

Height: 538.7m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V88958 76481 This summit has been logged as climbed by 45 members. Recently by: IainT, jackill, eoghancarton, ciarraioch, liz50, chalky, David-Guenot, Cobhclimber, Onzy, simoburn, omurchu, suiladoir, Geo, millsd1, thomas_g
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Longitude: -9.61503, Latitude: 51.929908 , Easting: 88959, Northing: 76481 Prominence: 93m,   Isolation: 0.2km
ITM: 488933 576542,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Pkn539, 10 char: PknMntnWst
Bedrock type: Green sandstone & purple siltstone, (Glenflesk Chloritic Sandstone Formation)

Peakeen Mountain West Top is the 449th highest summit in Ireland. Peakeen Mountain West Top is the second most southerly summit in the Mangerton area.

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Fine views down Kenmare Bay .. by group   (Show all for Peakeen Mountain West Top)
 
This summit can be approached from the Peakeen si .. by john_desmond   (Show all for Peakeen Mountain West Top)
 
From the summit of Peakeen it became clear that i .. by madfrankie   (Show all for Peakeen Mountain West Top)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Peakeen Mountain West Top in area Mangerton, Ireland
Picture: On the top of Peakeen Mountain W Top, with Kenmare Bay and Béara peninsula in the background.
 
Really worth a visit !!
by David-Guenot  14 Jun 2015
Celebrating my 100th summit of the VL-Arderin list on Peakeen Mountain W Top about one month ago (thank you for the hike and the pics, Conor74 !!). The area, despite being quite close to Kenmare and having the Kerry Way running along nearby, has remained unspoiled and offers a certain sensation of wilderness and remoteness, with some extensive views all around. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/374/comment/18119/
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