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Blackstairs Mountains Area
Maximum height for area: 794.4 metres,   Summits in area: 14,   Maximum prominence for area: 706.4 metres, OSI/LPS Maps: 68 For all tops   Highest summit: Mount Leinster, 794.4m
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Carrigroe Hill An Charraig Rua A name in Irish
(prob. Ir. An Charraig Rua [PDT], 'the red rock') Wexford County, in Carn List, Pale, fine to coarse-grained granite Bedrock

Height: 495m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 68 Grid Reference: S79318 41508 This summit has been logged as climbed by 70 members. Recently by: CaptainVertigo, Kiwitrekker, strangeweaver, lw24, Wilderness, Geo, millsd1, liz50, maike, Ulsterpooka, Garmin, muddyboots, mountainmike, Kennyj, srr45
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -6.832445, Latitude: 52.519624 , Easting: 279318, Northing: 141508 Prominence: 30m,   Isolation: 1.2km
ITM: 679237 641557,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crgr, 10 char: Carrigroe
Bedrock type: Pale, fine to coarse-grained granite, (Blackstones Type 2 Equigranular Granite)

Carrigroe is the 583rd highest summit in Ireland. Carrigroe is the second most southerly summit in the Blackstairs Mountains area.

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A waypoint on the way to somewhere else .. by group   (Show all for Carrigroe)
 
Sea of cloud .. by Kennyj   (Show all for Carrigroe)
 
We approached Carrigroe from the north, after tac .. by csd   (Show all for Carrigroe)
 
After reaching the summit, I elected to head back .. by csd   (Show all for Carrigroe)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Carrigroe in area Blackstairs Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Brandon Hill from Carrigroe
 
murphysw on Carrigroe, 2008
by murphysw  4 May 2008
From Bran Scultair, I headed along the rough path to the top of Carrigroe, which barely deserves its status as a seperate peak. Nonetheless , the views to the west are constantly superb Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/471/comment/3082/
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