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Ballyhoura Mountains Area
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Little Carron Hill For origin of name, see Carron Mountain. Limerick County, in Carn List, Conglomerate & purple sandstone Bedrock

Height: 440.2m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 73 Grid Reference: R61539 17335 This summit has been logged as climbed by 41 members. Recently by: tommccarthy, bryanmccabe, madfrankie, Jamessheerin, peter1, Wildrover, conormcbandon, eamonoc, simoburn, frankmc04, ciarraioch, GSheehy, mountainmike, omurchu, thomasgaffney
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Longitude: -8.564598, Latitude: 52.30678 , Easting: 161539, Northing: 117335 Prominence: 34m,   Isolation: 0.9km
ITM: 561497 617387,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Ltl440, 10 char: LtlCrn
Bedrock type: Conglomerate & purple sandstone, (Slievenamuck Conglomerate Formation)

Little Carron is the 763rd highest summit in Ireland. Little Carron is the second most westerly summit in the Ballyhoura Mountains area.

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Flattish summit, good tracks and telecom masts. .. by group   (Show all for Little Carron)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Little Carron in area Ballyhoura Mountains, Ireland
Picture: looking back to Little Carron from Carron
 
jackill on Little Carron, 2007
by jackill  21 Aug 2007
The walk to Little Carron began for me at R66277 16805
The is barely room to park one car here at the roadside. A better option might be to park at R66494 16799 and walk to the start.
I followed the track up to Long mountain and Seefin and the down to join the Ballyhoura way.
I then followed the generally good track over the bog to Little Carron.
There is quite a large mast and buildings near the summit and these certainly take from the little view that there is. The area is also very damaged by bikers. I met 2 different groups of bikers near the summit. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/662/comment/2802/
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Starting at the Greenwood car park (R657 184  .. by enoonan   (Show all for Little Carron)
 
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