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Ballyhoura Mountains Area
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Coolfree Mountain Hill Sliabh Chúil Fhraoigh A name in Irish
Limerick County, in Carn List, Conglomerate & purple sandstone Bedrock

Height: 436.8m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 73 Grid Reference: R67310 16036 This summit has been logged as climbed by 30 members. Recently by: tommccarthy, Eoin75, conormcbandon, sandman, Cobhclimber, eamonoc, smallville2k, simoburn, frankmc04, chalky, omurchu, murphyman, simon3, thomasgaffney, Fergalh
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -8.479862, Latitude: 52.295489 , Easting: 167311, Northing: 116037 Prominence: 121.79m,   Isolation: 2.4km
ITM: 567267 616089,   GPS IDs, 6 char: ClfrMn, 10 char: ClfrMntn
Bedrock type: Conglomerate & purple sandstone, (Slievenamuck Conglomerate Formation)

Coolfree Mountain is the 777th highest summit in Ireland. Coolfree Mountain is the second most southerly summit in the Ballyhoura Mountains area.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Coolfree Mountain in area Ballyhoura Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Coolfree cairn and rocky outcrop.
Good views. Ensure you read the directions for easy access.
Short Summary created by simon3, paddyhillsbagger, jackill,  3 Jan 2014
Park at forest entrance R665 168 A. Follow the forest road, take first left which brings you round to the east of hill. Follow track downhill to a steeply rising forest track at R6753 1643 B. forest ride on right which leads up through forest to bottom of heathery summit. Work your way up on the tracks and you can get to within about 140m of the top. Round trip around 80 minutes.
Park at the forest entrance at R66296 15968 C , room for 5 cars. The first section is on a track then cross directly uphill through 600 meters of rough forestry planting.
There are good views across to the Galtys and down over the little village of Ballyorgan. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/684/comment/5443/
Great views with little effort .. by omurchu   (Show all for Coolfree Mountain)
I parked at the forest entrance at R66296 15968 .. by jackill   (Show all for Coolfree Mountain)
A free feast of fraughans .. by acorn   (Show all for Coolfree Mountain)
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