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Caha Mountains Area   E: Glengarriff Subarea
Place count in area: 57, OSI/LPS Maps: 83, 84, 85, 88 
Highest place:
Hungry Hill, 682m
Maximum height for area: 682 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 400 metres,

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Gowlbeg Mountain Hill Cork County in Munster Province, in Binnion List, Purple & green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 362m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 85 Grid Reference: V89033 52798
Place visited by 8 members. Recently by: eamonoc, Fergalh, markwallace, jcincork, thomas_g, simoburn, chalky, dusted
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Longitude: -9.606366, Latitude: 51.717158 , Easting: 89033, Northing: 52798 Prominence: 135m,  Isolation: 1.7km
ITM: 489007 552864,   GPS IDs, 6 char: GwlbMn, 10 char: GwlbgMntn
Bedrock type: Purple & green sandstone & siltstone, (Caha Mountain Formation)

Gowlbeg Mountain is the 1035th highest place in Ireland.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1091/
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Nice views for a small mountain .. by group   (Show all for Gowlbeg Mountain )
 
Scowlbeg .. by thomas_g   (Show all for Gowlbeg Mountain )
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Gowlbeg Mountain  in area Caha Mountains, Ireland
Picture: View north towards Glengarriff
 
The Gowler! not as bad as it looks
by eamonoc  29 Jun 2021
Climbed Gowlbeg from the south, terrain typical of the area but the going was never really too bad. Many rocky areas to be circumnavigated to reach the top, again great views in all direction from the top. best kept for a dry day if you have the inclination! Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1091/comment/23186/
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