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Cnoc an Bhráca Mountain (Ir. Cnoc an Bhráca [OSI 1:25,000], 'hill of the rough ground') Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Well-bedded grey sandstone Bedrock

Height: 731m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V85849 85445 This place has been logged as visited by 239 members. Recently by: Cmore_2, owen, brendevlin, strangeweaver, gongers, odonovansf, Dean, bandre, Hadleigh, IainT, jacek22m, melohara, Bunsen7, sandilandsn, ShayGlynn
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Longitude: -9.663312, Latitude: 52.009683 , Easting: 85849, Northing: 85445 Prominence: 96m,  Isolation: 0.6km
ITM: 485816 585491,   GPS IDs, 6 char: CncanB, 10 char: CncanBhrác
Bedrock type: Well-bedded grey sandstone, (Lough Acoose Sandstone Formation)

On reaching Cnoc an Bhráca when traversing the eastern Reeks, Cruach Mhór , the Big Gun and the ridge between come into full view.   Cnoc an Bhráca is the 89th highest place in Ireland.

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Normally, 731 meters would be considered quite st .. by madfrankie   (Show all for Cnoc an Bhráca)
 
Looking back from the ridge before Cruach Mhor to .. by jackill   (Show all for Cnoc an Bhráca)
 
Climbed Cnoc an Bhraca on 3.Jun 2009. It was a ve .. by HimiWack   (Show all for Cnoc an Bhráca)
 
mart on Cnoc an Bhráca, 2006
by mart  1 Feb 2006
We approached from Kate Kearney's. climbing a trrack up the side of Strickeen mountain, which petered out leaving us with more than a mile of bog to cross. It was January so it was half-frozen but this area is a big disincentive. The summit is a steep 250m and the view is probably wonderful, but on this occasion all was fog. We decided to leave SE towards Cnoc na dTarbh, which is not far off and reached without much trouble, and from there descend S over Drishana and then down by following a fence down to the head of the gap. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/87/comment/2161/
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Having done the 4 tops of the Purples Range earli .. by paulocon   (Show all for Cnoc an Bhráca)
 
May 8th 06 - Up the zig zags, but the bog was mor .. by wellaway   (Show all for Cnoc an Bhráca)
 
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