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Na Cnámha Mountain The Bones Peak A name in English
also The Bones an extra name in English
Na Cnámha Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish 900s Lists, Purple sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 956.5m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V80070 84680 This summit has been logged as climbed by 440 members. Recently by: wjnunan, GillSte, Aidy, IainT, jacek22m, toblereoghan, Philhanson, rleahy, TommyV, Kaiser, feargalf, GoldCircle, johnballinger, ShayGlynn, ericjones
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -9.747047, Latitude: 52.001716 , Easting: 80071, Northing: 84680 Prominence: 37.12m,   Isolation: 0.4km
ITM: 480046 584739,   GPS IDs, 6 char: ThBnsP, 10 char: ThBnsPk
Bedrock type: Purple sandstone & siltstone, (Ballinskelligs Sandstone Formation)

A rocky arete between Carrauntoohil and Beenkeeragh. Previously Carrauntoohil Tooth in MV and then The Bones. Changed to have main name Na Cnámha in consultation with Kerry Mountain Rescue (Gerry Christie) and OSi to avoid confusion with The Bone a spur NE of Cnoc na Toinne   Na Cnámha is the 8th highest summit in Ireland.

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The Hag's Tooth? This is a spectacular Gendarme, .. by seano   (Show all for Na Cnámha)
Ireland's answer to the Inaccessible Pinnacle? Th .. by madfrankie   (Show all for Na Cnámha)
The Bones, this is definitely on my list of most .. by josvanderlinden   (Show all for Na Cnámha)
Carrauntoohill Tooth (The Bones). Having abandone .. by eflanaga   (Show all for Na Cnámha)
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Na Cnámha in area MacGillycuddy
Peter Walker on Na Cnámha, 2007
by Peter Walker  12 Sep 2007
Having managed to stand up AND look through a viewfinder whilst on top of The Bones, I only succeeded in proving that exposure is really difficult to capture on camera! Ah well. As noted by others, if continuing to Carrauntoohil, the path moves over to the left side here, which seems illogical (because that's the really steep side) until you actually see it. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/7/comment/2822/
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Or the Tooth? .. by Conor74   (Show all for Na Cnámha)
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