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Broaghnabinnia Mountain Bruach na Binne A name in Irish
(Ir. Bruach na Binne [OSI], 'verge of the peak') Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 745m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V80163 81388 This summit has been logged as climbed by 107 members. Recently by: ericjones, DaveMc, Martinpeak, jimgraham, t.jay, tommccarthy, Wilderness, PeakPaul, petethepaint, melohara, Colin Murphy, Onzy, bossyboots, trekker, mountainmike
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -9.744552, Latitude: 51.97216 , Easting: 80163, Northing: 81388 Prominence: 290m,   Isolation: 2.2km
ITM: 480139 581448,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Brghnb, 10 char: Brghnbn
Bedrock type: Green sandstone & siltstone, (St. Finans Sandstone Formation)

Ó Cíobháin gives Beann, 'peak', as the true name of this mountain. Apparently the name Bruach na Binne really belonged to a feature a few miles to the W overlooking the Bridia Valley and was mistakenly applied to this peak by the sappers.   Broaghnabinnia is the 82nd highest summit in Ireland. Broaghnabinnia is the most northerly summit in the Dunkerron Mountains area.

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I took this photo from Caher while doing the Coum .. by jackill   (Show all for Broaghnabinnia)
 
Circuit of Gearhameen .. by peter1   (Show all for Broaghnabinnia)
 
Fab mountain without the scramble .. by sandman   (Show all for Broaghnabinnia)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Broaghnabinnia in area Dunkerron Mountains, Ireland
Picture: As seen from Mothaillín
 
Great looking, summit disappoints.
by Colin Murphy  30 Sep 2015
This summit is as tough as they come - there isn't any easy way up. It is unrelentingly steep up to about 500m. The views are magnificent and there are many impressive precipitous drops and rock formations. Unfortunately the summit doesn't live up to the promise of the climb. Once you get to the E-W summit area the terrain is just a dull, grassy slog with barely a fist-sized stone to break the monotony. The views in all directions are great however. It is a mountain that looks far more impressive from a distance, as can be seen from the shot, taken from the upper slopes of Mothaillín. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/80/comment/18336/
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Broaghnabinnia as seen from the Brida Valley .. by eric   (Show all for Broaghnabinnia)
 
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