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Crohane Mountain An Cruachán A name in Irish
(Ir. An Cruachán [OSI], 'little stack') Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Rhyolitic lavas Bedrock

Height: 650m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 79 Grid Reference: W04970 82967
Place visited by 169 members. Recently by: hugh_oc, PaulaMc, ilenia, amgall, JimMc, Deise-Man, PaulNolan, jgdarcy, jimgraham, DeltaP, hivisibility, timmyc, elin, Lauranna, hawkeye.john62
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Longitude: -9.384136, Latitude: 51.99114 , Easting: 104970, Northing: 82967 Prominence: 385m,  Isolation: 1.1km
ITM: 504940 583026,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crhn, 10 char: Crohane
Bedrock type: Rhyolitic lavas, (Lough Guitane rhyolites)

This peak has the classic hay-stack shape which is typical of mountains whose names in cruach/cruachán. Near Lough Nabroda are some crags with rhyolite formations which, though less spectacular, resemble the organ pipe formations at the Giant's Causeway.   Crohane is the 198th highest place in Ireland. Crohane is the second most easterly summit in the Mangerton area.

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Monarch of the eastern Mangertons. .. by group   (Show all for Crohane)
 
Just a picture of Crohane to go with my earlier c .. by Lynchieboy   (Show all for Crohane)
 
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pdtempan on Crohane, 2003
by pdtempan  7 Dec 2003
Crohane seen from Bennaunmore. The simplest approaches to Crohane are from the north. The glen between Crohane and Bennaunmore is beautiful and there are some columnar rock formations to be seen on the cliffs. However, it needs caution as the same sharp-edged rock makes for slow and awkward going underfoot. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/195/comment/771/
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I started from a small road near the Glenflesk A .. by mart   (Show all for Crohane)
 
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