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Slieve Bearnagh Mountain Sliabh Bearnach A name in Irish
(Ir. Sliabh Bearnach [PNNI], 'gapped mountain') Down County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Granite granophyre Bedrock

Height: 739m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29 Grid Reference: J31316 28034 This summit has been logged as climbed by 585 members. Recently by: Kiwitrekker, 21yearsgone, daithileonard, johncromie, daftgrandad, clacon, DelStewart, Treeman, ericjones, lw24, thomas_g, fitzsimj, stevebullers, carofurey, MichaelG55
I have climbed this summit: YES (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -5.988843, Latitude: 54.184159 , Easting: 331316, Northing: 328034 Prominence: 304m,   Isolation: 0.4km
ITM: 731268 828003,   GPS IDs, 6 char: SlvBrn, 10 char: SlvBrngh
Bedrock type: Granite granophyre, (Mourne Mountains granite)

One of the most recognisible peaks of Mourne and perhaps the only one that necessitates removing hands from pockets. Slieve Bernagh gets its name from the two rocky granite tors which crown the summit and the gap or saddle betweeen them.   Slieve Bearnagh is the 85th highest summit in Ireland.

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We ascended Slieve Bearnagh at the beginning of A .. by eoinc1   (Show all for Slieve Bearnagh)
 
Arriving at gaps when your trek takes you from su .. by mneary34   (Show all for Slieve Bearnagh)
 
From North Tor, which is a substantial climb from .. by mneary34   (Show all for Slieve Bearnagh)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Slieve Bearnagh in area Mourne Mountains, Ireland
 
A GAP IN OUR KNOWLEDGE?
by Bleck Cra  24 Jan 2011
Please excuse the uncharacteristically (I hope) minging pic, but it is thus for a purpose. Do mountainviewers notice a dominant feature – well 2 of it in fact – something that might be a good descriptor of the hill in simpler times? Now would you have a look at our on-site explanation of its name Slieve Bearnagh (Irish-ish), the Gap Hill (English) and revert with your comment. Thanks. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/83/comment/6214/
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Tors on the summit of Slieve Bearnagh. Can anyon .. by skyehigh   (Show all for Slieve Bearnagh)
 
Magnificent Mountain .. by Aidy   (Show all for Slieve Bearnagh)
 
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