Conditions and Info
Use of MountainViews is governed by
conditions. General information about the site is
here. Opinions in material here are not necessarily endorsed by MountainViews.
Hillwalking is a risk sport. Information in comments, walks or shared GPS tracks may not be accurate for example as regards safety or access permission. You are responsible for your safety and your permission to walk see
conditions. Credits and list definitions are listed here
CroaghmoreHillGreat Blasket IslandIslandAn Cró Mór A name in Irish (Ir. An Cró Mór [OSI], 'the big sheep-pen')KerryCounty, in Binnion List, Cross-bedded sandstone Bedrock
Reachable "On Foot " Y Height:292mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 70Grid Reference: V24619 95806This place has been logged as visited by 50 members. Recently by: TNaughton, JohnAshton, gongers, liz50, Wildcat, Cobhclimber, Wilderness, MichaelE, trekker, ahendroff, DenisMc, chalky, jlk, Moneenman, Philewis I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
This name has been misleadingly anglicised as if it contained the element cruach, 'stack'. It actually contains cró, 'sheep-pen', and it seems that the name has been transferred from a pen to the hill on which it was situated.
An Cró Mór is the 1064th highest summit in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/963/