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Galtybeg Mountain Cnoc Beag na nGaibhlte A name in Irish
Tipperary County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Conglomerate & purple sandstone Bedrock

Height: 799.2m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 74 Grid Reference: R88978 24089 This summit has been logged as climbed by 647 members. Recently by: Helenha, paulmcphillips, oldpragmatist, Dee68, William-J, wjnunan, IainT, Lauranna, Kiwitrekker, Kennyj, tomodub, DeirdreRafter, dillonkdy, Rory87, johnballinger
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Longitude: -8.16254, Latitude: 52.368713 , Easting: 188979, Northing: 124089 Prominence: 80.34m,   Isolation: 1.2km
ITM: 588930 624139,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Gltybg, 10 char: Galtybeg
Bedrock type: Conglomerate & purple sandstone, (Slievenamuck Conglomerate Formation)

Galtybeg is the 42nd highest summit in Ireland. Galtybeg is the third highest point in county Tipperary.

Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/41/
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We climbed Galtybeg coming from Greenane west, fr .. by sinbadw   (Show all for Galtybeg)
 
shrouded and slippy but....
by YoungJohn  23 Sep 2010
Today 23.09.10 turned off the N8 at the Galtymore Climb sign. We parked at the small carpark before the start of the 'black road'. Followed the road all the way until it broadened near its terminus. A large mound of stones like a cairn marked where we turned left, heading northwest. We searched for foot prints and eventually saw some just to confirm we were on the correct path. The was alot of cloud cover/mist. We came upon the col between the two Galtys after 15-20 mins or so. Having climbed Galtymore we returned to this col and headed up Galtybeg along the track to its narrow summit. Some glimpses of countryside but most of the mountain was shrouded. Back down to the col and back along the track to the black road and the car. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/41/comment/6106/
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First time to the summit! .. by Katie07   (Show all for Galtybeg)
 
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