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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: F54443 04746
Place visited by 63 members. Recently by: Wilderness, abcd, Haulie, TommyV, eamonoc, justynagru, geohappy, GSheehy, Geo, Djouce, Niamhq, tsheehy, moggy40, FrankMc1964, CaptainVertigo
Island visited by 439 members.
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Longitude: -10.219007, Latitude: 53.971568 , Easting: 54443, Northing: 304746 Prominence: 138m,  Isolation: 1.4km
ITM: 454425 804756,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Bnm332, 10 char: Benmore
Bedrock type: Pelitic shists & psammitic wackes, (Achill Head Formation)

Benmore is the 1087th highest place in Ireland. Benmore is the most westerly summit in the Achill/Corraun area.

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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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