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Suggested Walks Starting on the detail map above. Hopefully useful.
Important Note: Walks presented here are members shared tracks shown in the hope that they may be useful to you but with no guarantee. You need to determine whether any given track is appropriate for you and your party as per these conditions.
Place count in area: 26, OSI/LPS Maps: 37, 38, 44, 45
Highest place: Binn idir an dá Log, 702m Maximum height for area: 702 metres, Maximum prominence for area: 644 metres,
MaumturkmoreHillBinn Bhán A name in Irish (Ir. Binn Bhán [TR], 'white peak')GalwayCounty, in Carn, Irish Best Hundred Lists, Marbles, metavolcanics, schists, grits Bedrock
Height:488mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37Grid Reference: L85524 56842This place has been logged as visited by 77 members. Recently by: William-J, Lauranna, Dean, IainT, Martinpeak, Geo, millsd1, liz50, Rory87, PeakPaul, muddyboots, t.jay, tommccarthy, bryanmccabe, Ulsterpooka I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
There is a well in memorie of St. Fechin at Mam-tuirk (O'Flaherty, 121). This is the holy well marked at the col south of this peak. The col is Mám Toirc, 'pass of the boar', from which the whole range of mountains is named.
Binn Bhán is the 600th highest summit in Ireland. Binn Bhán is the second most westerly summit in the Maamturks area. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/491/