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Hag's Tooth Mountain Stumpa an tSaimh A name in Irish
also Stumpeenadaff an extra name in English
(Ir. Stumpa an tSaimh [TH], 'stump of the sorrel') Kerry County in Munster Province, in Arderin Beg, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred Lists, Well-bedded grey sandstone Bedrock

Height: 650m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V80949 85051
Place visited by 193 members. Recently by: No1Grumbler, chrismcgivney, Juanita, Ulsterpooka, Tran, justynagru, Grumbler, ShayGlynn, learykid, John.geary, GoldCircle, Wilderness, Dbosonnet, finkey86, JeanM
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Longitude: -9.734229, Latitude: 52.0052 , Easting: 80949, Northing: 85051 Prominence: 15m,  Isolation: 0.7km
ITM: 480936 585106,   GPS IDs, 6 char: HgsTth, 10 char: Hags Tooth
Bedrock type: Well-bedded grey sandstone, (Lough Acoose Sandstone Formation)

The rock is remarkably unstable on the western slopes and boulders can tumble down unexpectedly. Also known as Stumpeenadaff, from Ir. Stuimpín an Daimh [OSNB], 'little pinnacle of the ox'. Previously Stoompeenaduff in MV.   Hag's Tooth is the 199th highest place in Ireland.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/193/
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Now I know Simon has a better imagination with ro .. by jackill   (Show all for Hag's Tooth)
 
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Went up this from the NE side, there is an obviou .. by Conor74   (Show all for Hag's Tooth)
 
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Picture: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zGCim5xI5cg
 
A Dom Divilly Film
by CaptainVertigo  21 Feb 2015
Dom Divilly has built up an impressive body of mountain film work on YouTube . He generally films small group walks with a special emphasis on gully ascents and scrambling. "Hags Tooth and Beenkeragh Ridge May 25th 2014" is a no frills exposition of an ascent to Beenkeragh via Hag's Tooth. The video does exactly what it says on the the tin: you get to see precisely the kind of challenge that's involved, with plenty of places requiring hands as well as feet. What I find really helpful (since I came to Beenkeragh from the Hydro Road and have yet to climb Hag's Tooth) is getting to see what's involved "up close and personal". Dom shows the work involved in the ascent, as well as the views. Sadly. the mist seemed to come down to about 700 metres so what began as a clear day ended up in a fog. No harm to be reminded of the conditions that can prevail up there. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/193/comment/17851/
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