Welcome to MountainViews
If you want to use the website often please enrol (quick and free) at top right.
Zoom: ??
For more map options click on any mountain area or any detail feature.
Detail Map Features
Showing 2 items:
Foilclogh 497m, Beenduff 479m,
Find Suggested Walks
Find hill or mountain

Users Online:
simon3, wild_brian, Onzy, Peter Walker, des carroll
Guests online: 83
Recent Contributions

Lake District: Scafell and Scafell Pike

Mountaineering Ireland consults on mountains

Castle Hill

Barnahowna: Fine-weather photo

Maumtrasna North-East Top: Worth a visit!

Torc Mountain W Top: Big brother ....

Crossderry: Summit No 2 of a fine ridge walk.

Caha Mountains: Tooreennamna

Mothaillín: Fabulous views to the west from the summit.

Cable Car to the Hellfire Club - 20/10

Mothaillín: Summit area as seen from Crossderry.

Hart Walk

Conditions and Info
Use of MountainViews is governed by conditions.
General information about the site is here.
Opinions in material here are not necessarily endorsed by MountainViews.
Hillwalking is a risk sport. Information in comments, walks or shared GPS tracks may not be accurate for example as regards safety or access permission. You are responsible for your safety and your permission to walk see conditions.
Credits and list definitions are listed here Credits
Video display
Rating graphic.
Beenduff Hill An Bheann Dubh A name in Irish
Kerry County, in Carn List, Purple mudstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 479m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 83 Grid Reference: V51400 74500 This summit has been logged as climbed by 6 members. Recently by: markmjcampion, trekker, Cobhclimber, ahendroff, Conor74, three5four0
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -10.159834, Latitude: 51.90336 , Easting: 51400, Northing: 74500 Prominence: 32m,   Isolation: 0.6km
ITM: 451382 574561,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Ben479, 10 char: Beenduf479
Bedrock type: Purple mudstone & siltstone, (Valentia Slate Formation)

Beenduff is the 627th highest summit in Ireland.

Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/517/
COMMENTS for Beenduff 1 of 1
Don't trust the Bull Part 2!
by three5four0  3 Oct 2011
See Foilclogh for first part of this route.

Alas it was yet another misty summit, so i didn't hang around long, taking a direct descent (with a fence to cross) across the hillside and back to the small metal gate into the field with the track.

Luckily, the way the track is cut into the slope sort of hides your profile from below, till you hit the last bend, where the track descends straight down the field to the gate. As I arrived at the bend, there below me, watching and waiting for me & right in the middle of the track was the bull again. I thought i could almost see him lick his lips at the thought of a good gouging! So it was another quick hop over the fence into the next field to avoid him, before hopping back over again further down the slope. And oh yes, he watched me intently the whole way past him.

Got back to the car, managed, just, to keep the farmers dogs out of our car and not to hit them as we drove back down the road, with the dogs following us for some considerable distance. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/517/comment/6556/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Beenduff in area Iveragh NW, Ireland
Picture: Beenduff and Foilclogh from the East ridge
A lovely Ridge Walk
by Cobhclimber  18 May 2015
Climbed as part of a circuit from Mountain Stage to Cahersiveen, about 30km, over 11 hrs. Crossed over from Caunoge and joined the Kerry Way and then did the ridge including Beenduff, Foilclogh, Bentee this section about 15km. A full circuit could include the Kerry Way from Cahersiveen and back this ridge walk. Great views in all directions from the ridge, a lovely walk. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/517/comment/17993/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
(End of comment section for Beenduff.)

OSi logo OSNI/LPS logo
British summit data courtesy:
Database of British & Irish Hills
(Creative Commons Licence)
"ASTER+": Hillshade and Contours
Courtesy of Tiles GIScience Research Group @ Heidelberg University More detail here