Dromderalough 650m mountain, Mangerton Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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Dromderalough Mountain Drom idir Dhá Loch A name in Irish
Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Green sandstone & purple siltstone Bedrock

Height: 650m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V96094 79014
Place visited by 76 members. Recently by: GSheehy, eamonoc, Wildrover, JimMc, ilenia, Lauranna, IainT, hivisibility, melohara, gav, PeakPaul, Colin Murphy, crankechick, pcnovice, muddyboots
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Longitude: -9.512106, Latitude: 51.954038 , Easting: 96094, Northing: 79014 Prominence: 45m,  Isolation: 0.5km
ITM: 496066 579074,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Drmdrl, 10 char: Drmdrlgh
Bedrock type: Green sandstone & purple siltstone, (Glenflesk Chloritic Sandstone Formation)

Located on the extensive plateau SW of Mangerton. The lakes are more distinctive landmarks than the hills hereabouts.   Dromderalough is the 199th highest place in Ireland.

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Fine top surrounded by small loughs .. by group   (Show all for Dromderalough)
 
On Sat 1 aug 2009, I decided to return to a place .. by oldsoldier   (Show all for Dromderalough)
 
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Picture: This is a rock with a hole in it. It was the most exciting thing I saw today.
 
Here we go again
by peter1  7 May 2018
Ah yes...The Dromderaloughs...in cloud and rain...'climb me once, shame on me, climb me twice, shame on thee'.
I had climbed Dromderalough some years ago in Autumn, in cloud and rain, using Paddy Dillon's guide to the 2000 footers. It was before I found the MV website and realised there was another top, NE top, which is higher, so I knew that I would have to return some day. Then an MV member (?) showed that there was a third top, the NW top, exceeding the 600m mark. So, on the May Bank Holiday monday, following two days of heat and sunshine I set off again from Limerick and completed the route from the South...in cloud and rain...again. I used an approach from the South, from Kilgarvan, and although there is a 'No Trespassing' sign near the start, if you keep to the East bank of the stream coming down from the plateau, there are no signs on this side. I suspect that when the Gods was making the mountains around here, they used the Dromderaloughs as the 'Works Yard'...all the bits of rocks, tussocks, hillocks, ponds and lakes that were not used in the Reeks and Mangerton, were just left behind, randomly...I understand that the views from here are very fine. The Dromderaloughs...Ah yes. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/194/comment/19914/
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I approached this mountain and Knockbrack beside .. by mart   (Show all for Dromderalough)
 
Rough Walking in Untouched Wilderness .. by ciarraioch   (Show all for Dromderalough)
 
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