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Carran Far North Top Mountain For origin of name, see Carran. Kerry County, in Arderin List, Purple siltstone & fine sandstone Bedrock

Height: 506m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 79 Grid Reference: W05584 70149 This place has been logged as visited by 23 members. Recently by: CaptainVertigo, eamonoc, PeakPaul, ciarraioch, melohara, markmjcampion, Onzy, muddyboots, simoburn, chalky, Cobhclimber, thomas_g, Conor74, three5four0, Colin Murphy
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Longitude: -9.371655, Latitude: 51.876073 , Easting: 105584, Northing: 70149 Prominence: 41m,  Isolation: 1.3km
ITM: 505556 570210,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crn631, 10 char: CrnFrNrthT
Bedrock type: Purple siltstone & fine sandstone, (Bird Hill Formation)

Carran Far North Top is the 515th highest summit in Ireland.

Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/443/
COMMENTS for Carran Far North Top 1 of 1
Barbed ascent .. by group   (Show all for Carran Far North Top)
 
Follow the R569 east of Kenmare for c. 10 km - a .. by osullivanm   (Show all for Carran Far North Top)
 
Follow the farm track
by thomas_g  23 Feb 2013
If you are approaching from the west (road south of Knockanuha) please do not park on the corner at W04199 68795 E (junction of road and track), the farmer(who likes walkers) has told me that people park there and delivery trucks can't get up the road and on occasion he's had to follow walkers up the mountain to get the keys to move their car: please park in the farm yard of the first little cottage.
With the farmers permission, there is a good farm track most of the way to the top from the upper (bigger) farmhouse which would make for an easier start than the track at W04199 68795 E. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/443/comment/14935/
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Carran Far North Top (CFNT) is the north most out .. by simon3   (Show all for Carran Far North Top)
 
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