Beenkeragh 1008.2m mountain, MacGillycuddy's Reeks Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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Beenkeragh Mountain Binn Chaorach A name in Irish
(Ir. Binn Chaorach [OSI 1:25,000],'mountain of sheep') Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish 900s Lists, Purple sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 1008.2m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V80139 85245
Place visited by 710 members. Recently by: Fiola, FrankMc1964, Dbosonnet, PaulaMc, bergman, nioclas, JimMc, Matrim, Younghappy, jgdarcy, amgall, Xiom5724, bryanjbarry, PaulNolan, pwbellarby
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Longitude: -9.746246, Latitude: 52.006802 , Easting: 80139, Northing: 85245 Prominence: 90.85m,  Isolation: 0.6km
ITM: 480115 585304,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Bnkrgh, 10 char: Beenkeragh
Bedrock type: Purple sandstone & siltstone, (Ballinskelligs Sandstone Formation)

Beenkeragh offers challenging scrambling on the Hag's Tooth Ridge. It is connected to Carrauntoohil by a ridge known as the Bones.   Beenkeragh is the second highest mountain in Ireland. Beenkeragh is the second highest point in county Kerry.

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Just did this ridge in early April. The approach .. by gregk   (Show all for Beenkeragh)
 
After reaching the summit of Carrauntoohil we dec .. by murphysw   (Show all for Beenkeragh)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Beenkeragh in area MacGillycuddy
 
GWPR on Beenkeragh, 2002
by GWPR  2 Dec 2002
I was 'persuaded' across the Beenkeragh Ridge in Feb. 2001 from Beenkeragh to Carrauntoohil! The day was bright and clear with magnificent views up and down!
I will never forget my first view of the ridge, frightening but the awe inspiring view of
majestic Carrauntoohil beckoned me on! Picture shows Beenkeragh ridge from Carrauntoohil
with the Skregs in the background. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/2/comment/234/
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Approached Beenkeragh from Knockbrinnea. Unfortu .. by Dan   (Show all for Beenkeragh)
 
From the Southern slope of the Beenkeragh with a .. by josvanderlinden   (Show all for Beenkeragh)
 
Very slippery with various people. .. by Gay1   (Show all for Beenkeragh)
 
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