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Gearhane Mountain An Géarán A name in Irish
(Ir. An Géarán [OSI], 'the fang') Kerry County, in Arderin Beg, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred Lists, Purple cross-bedded sandstone Bedrock

Height: 792m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 71 Grid Reference: Q73317 08255 This place has been logged as visited by 127 members. Recently by: dodser, ilenia, Dean, Bunsen7, Eirepur, IainT, Wilderness, eamonoc, ericjones, PeakPaul, markmjcampion, muddyboots, mickeysla, Krumel, tsheehy
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Longitude: -9.854034, Latitude: 52.2115 , Easting: 73317, Northing: 108255 Prominence: 17m,  Isolation: 0.9km
ITM: 473297 608257,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Grh792, 10 char: Gearhan792
Bedrock type: Purple cross-bedded sandstone, (Cappagh Sandstone Formation)

Between Gearhane and the summit of Caherconree are two rock features known as Finn Mac Cool's Table and Finn Mac Cool's Chair.   Gearhane is the 49th highest place in Ireland.

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Ascent from the Derrymore Valley .. by group   (Show all for Gearhane)
 
I took this photo on the ridge between Caherconre .. by jackill   (Show all for Gearhane)
 
It's a long, joint-mangling descent from Gearhane .. by Peter Walker   (Show all for Gearhane)
 
An excellent point to start for much of the south .. by simon3   (Show all for Gearhane)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Gearhane in area Slieve Mish, Ireland
 
paul_a_newton on Gearhane, 2005
by paul_a_newton  27 Feb 2005
Excellent views down to the bay and well worth taking the slight detour while doing the Caherconree - Bautreggaum horseshoe. Very easy saddle between that and Caherconree. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/47/comment/1500/
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Simon's theory on the view westward .. by stargazer   (Show all for Gearhane)
 
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