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Slieve Bloom Area
Maximum height for area: 527 metres,   Summits in area: 12,   Maximum prominence for area: 420 metres, OSI/LPS Maps: 54 For all tops   Highest summit: Arderin, 527m
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Barcam Hill An Barr Cam A name in Irish
Offaly County, in Carn List, Pale & red sandstone, grit & claystone Bedrock

Height: 484m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 54 Grid Reference: N22793 00056 This summit has been logged as climbed by 57 members. Recently by: melohara, markmjcampion, Cobhclimber, Hilldweller, delboyir, Garmin, mountainmike, hivisibility, Bagger_Plz, Glanman2, kernowclimber, mcrtchly, simoburn, curiousmelts, garrettd
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -7.660866, Latitude: 53.050998 , Easting: 222793, Northing: 200056 Prominence: 49m,   Isolation: 1.2km
ITM: 622737 700092,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Barcam, 10 char: Barcam
Bedrock type: Pale & red sandstone, grit & claystone, (Cadamstown Formation)

Barcam is the 613th highest summit in Ireland.

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The least amount of bog crossing has its merits .. by group   (Show all for Barcam)
This one's really quite easy to get to. If you pa .. by csd   (Show all for Barcam)
If you want to get a sense of what an ascent of B .. by madfrankie   (Show all for Barcam)
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Barcam in area Slieve Bloom, Ireland
Picture: The view from Barcam looking towards Offaly and the Shannon (Knocknaman in foreground)
peterturner on Barcam, 2008
by peterturner  23 Mar 2008
Barcam is a little more challenging at the end of a traverse along the Laois / Offaly border from Wolftrap and the views on the day I climbed were expansive. For beak-baggers it is possible to head out from the SBW near Castleconor and do Stillbrook Hill, Carrolls Hill and Barcam returning via the SBW or for those really getting on with peak-bagging you can start at Wolftrap and just follow the traverse along the Laois/Offaly border all the way off Garraunbaun mountain (two cars needed) Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/504/comment/3011/
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Mist in Slieve Bloom region .. by tmsr   (Show all for Barcam)
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