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Mullaghanattin Mountain Mullach an Aitinn A name in Irish
(Ir. Mullach an Aitinn [OSI], 'summit of the gorse') Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Purple sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 773m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V73872 77276 This place has been logged as visited by 194 members. Recently by: trisha_oconnor, Onzy, oakesave, Dbosonnet, Juanita, PeakPaul, Hadleigh, mallowman, oldpragmatist, rogers, IainT, jacek22m, Martinpeak, hawkeye.john62, 21yearsgone
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Longitude: -9.834595, Latitude: 51.933814 , Easting: 73872, Northing: 77276 Prominence: 528m,  Isolation: 0.8km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 473845 577335,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Mlghnt, 10 char: Mlghntn
Bedrock type: Purple sandstone & siltstone, (Ballinskelligs Sandstone Formation)

Dubbed the Matterhorn of Kerry by Richard Mersey, Mullaghanattin stands proud above Ballaghbeama (Ir. Bealach Béime, 'way/pass of the notch'. Together with its neighbour Beann and their satellites, it forms a horseshoe ridge that confines a narrow glen known as the Pocket.   Mullaghanattin is the third highest mountain in the Dunkerron Mountains area and the 60th highest in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Mullaghanattin in area Dunkerron Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Mullaghnattin from the East
 
Geo on Mullaghanattin, 2010
by Geo  23 Feb 2010
After An Cnoc Riabhach and the spot heights of 594 and 683 we took a short break west of 683 before we tackled our main objective for the day. When you have gotten this far it's just a matter of the usual slog up that last bit, however there are two sections, the first to spot height 683 where you can catch your breath, and your companions! It's worth the short stop to admire the majesty of the hills around you and a reminder of just why we do this, week after week, up one hill after another, in all weathers, through all sorts of terrain, and if like we had, you get a glorious day, you won't regret doing this circuit. On the the top and the summit had a sturdy trig pillar. Here again you can admire the view before striking off again. We next made downhill SW to point 592, taking a cuppa in the lee of the wind, before the attack on Beann... Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/58/comment/4427/
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Suitably inspired by Mr Hendroff's glowing tribut .. by Peter Walker   (Show all for Mullaghanattin)
 
Great Mountain. Picture taken from the East above .. by eric   (Show all for Mullaghanattin)
 
Brilliant climb, alpine type peak, tough going th .. by Gerry   (Show all for Mullaghanattin)
 
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