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Coumfea Mountain Com Fia A name in Irish
(Ir. Com Fia [LL], 'hollow of the deer') Waterford County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Green thick-bedded conglomerate Bedrock

Height: 741.9m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 75 Grid Reference: S29519 09729
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Longitude: -7.568629, Latitude: 52.23899 , Easting: 229519, Northing: 109729 Prominence: 69m,  Isolation: 1km
ITM: 629462 609782,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Cmf, 10 char: Coumfea
Bedrock type: Green thick-bedded conglomerate, (Treanearla Formation)

Coumfea is the 84th highest place in Ireland.

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White sands on the Comeraghs
Short Summary created by jackill,  19 Oct 2010
From the Nire Valley car park(S 277 128 A) , room for 20 cars but note this fills up fast on weekends, walk back down the road towards Ballymacarbery for about 500 meters. You'll come to a gate on your left with a muddy track leading down the slope towards the river.
Cross the river over a makeshift bridge and follow the rising track towards the mountains.
After passing a ruined farmhouse the track leads through a galvanised gate and out across the bog.
The track goes much further than shown on the map and although in places it is indistinct, you can follow it all the way to approximately S28313 11290 B with little difficulty.
As the track ends pick your way upwards over heather to the top of the waterfall (S300 112 C)
Cross white gravel and peat hags to the featureless summit. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/81/comment/4841/
 
Comfea via the Eastern Sgilloge Lough Gully .. by kernowclimber   (Show all for Coumfea)
 
Coumfea has a broad summit with no real peak. Unl .. by john_desmond   (Show all for Coumfea)
 
On Monday the rain teemed down as two of us set o .. by wicklore   (Show all for Coumfea)
 
Had the pleasure of accompanying Wicklore last Mo .. by bobthebuilder   (Show all for Coumfea)
 
Unshorn and unsure sheep turn their black faces t .. by simon3   (Show all for Coumfea)
 
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