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Boggeragh Mountains Area
Maximum height for area: 642.7 metres,   Summits in area: 11,   Maximum prominence for area: 439 metres, OSI/LPS Maps: 79, 80 For all tops   Highest summit: Musheramore, 642.7m
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Burren Hill Boireann A name in Irish
(prob. Ir. Boireann [PDT], 'rocky place') Cork County, in Binnion List, Sandstone and siltstone Bedrock

Height: 380m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 79 Grid Reference: W37663 78946 This summit has been logged as climbed by 11 members. Recently by: eamonoc, sandman, DenisMc, chalky, hivisibility, conormcbandon, petercrowley, thomas_g, pocarbuile, jackill, john_desmond
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -8.907558, Latitude: 51.959639 , Easting: 137663, Northing: 78946 Prominence: 155m,   Isolation: 5.7km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 537626 579006,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Bur380, 10 char: Burren 380
Bedrock type: Sandstone and siltstone, (Gortanimill Formation)

Burren is the 993rd highest summit in Ireland. Burren is the second most southerly summit in the Boggeragh Mountains area.

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Awkward access .. by group   (Show all for Burren)
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Burren in area Boggeragh Mountains, Ireland
Picture: The view east to heatherville
One km with 500m of misery.
by thomas_g  23 Jun 2012
Burren has been nagging me for a while, I kept seeing it on my profile, the closest hill to you is Burren and you haven't climbing it yet: so I did what any sensible person does, waited for a truly miserable day after several days of rain with poor visibility to 'enjoy' my trip to the top.
Being an avid student of the interweb - I found an interesting track from the north that promised a mere 700m of walking to bag my closest hill. Starting at the Burren power track at W38078 79548 C (loads of room to park), I spent 5 mins being very pleased with myself that I'd found a easy way up on what was a pretty unpleasant day, then the track missed the summit and kept going - that wasn't in the plan. So there was nothing for it but set the GPS and head straight for the summit: 25 minutes of misery pushing through soaking wet, knee and sometime waist-high prickly bushes later, I finally found the trig point. If you must do it this way (I assume Jackills way is easier) I suggest you turn off the track at W38004 79020 D and head up a steep track, when the track stops by the power poles, put on your gaiters and head almost due west - enjoy!
The upside: the 2km round trip took about an hour and warm tea cures all.
Update: Now my profile says closest unclimbed: Coolsnaghtig, Jackill says "a high point in the bog next to an overturned tree stump" - oh joy... Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/867/comment/14696/
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From some angles Burren I think could be an inter .. by jackill   (Show all for Burren)
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