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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 56 members. Recently by: markmjcampion, Cobhclimber, Hilldweller, delboyir, Garmin, mountainmike, hivisibility, Bagger_Plz, Glanman2, kernowclimber, mcrtchly, simoburn, curiousmelts, garrettd, Fergalh
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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.

Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/504/
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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Barcam in area Slieve Bloom, Ireland
Picture: Barcam as viewed from Arderin
 
The least amount of bog crossing has its merits
Short Summary created by jackill,  30 Jul 2012
Park in the car park at S231996 A just on the county bounds, room for 10 cars.Cross the road and head north uphill following a faint track. The road up from the Mountrath side has a very good surface however the road down the western side is rutted and collapsed in sections. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/504/comment/5263/
 
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)
 
Barcam is a little more challenging at the end of .. by peterturner   (Show all for Barcam)
 
Mist in Slieve Bloom region .. by tmsr   (Show all for Barcam)
 
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