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Benmore Hill Achill Island Island Mayo County in Connacht Province, in Binnion List, Pelitic shists & psammitic wackes Bedrock

Reachable "On Foot " Y
Height: 332m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 22 Grid Reference: F54445 04744
Place visited by 67 members. Recently by: f.sokol, ShayGlynn, learykid, ilenia, Wilderness, abcd, Haulie, TommyV, eamonoc, justynagru, geohappy, GSheehy, Geo, Djouce, Niamhq
Island visited by 460 members.
I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)   I have visited Achill Island: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -10.218945, Latitude: 53.971533 , Easting: 54445, Northing: 304744 Prominence: 138m,  Isolation: 1.4km
ITM: 454429 804752,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Bnm332, 10 char: Benmore
Bedrock type: Pelitic shists & psammitic wackes, (Achill Head Formation)

Benmore is the 1085th highest place in Ireland. Benmore is the most westerly summit in the Achill/Corraun area.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1110/
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A worthy little top. .. by group   (Show all for Benmore )
 
West of Keem .. by Val Jones   (Show all for Benmore )
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Benmore  in area Achill/Corraun, Ireland
Picture: Looking down on Keem strand
 
Impressive Cliffs
by TommyV  8 Jun 2020
We took in Benmore as part of looped walk of Croaghaun but it's possible to make a walk of this all on it's own and it's a good plan B if the weather is unkind or there is cloud cover on Croaghaun. As mentioned by Harry Goodman the best placeto park is at Keem Strand. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1110/comment/20796/
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