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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 706 members. Recently by: bergman, nioclas, JimMc, Matrim, Younghappy, jgdarcy, amgall, Xiom5724, bryanjbarry, PaulNolan, pwbellarby, Owenloughrey, Reeks2011, ColinCallanan, DeltaP
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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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csd on Beenkeragh, 2003
by csd  20 May 2003
The circuit of Coumloughra provides an excellent day's walk, taking in the three highest peaks on the island. The traverse from Benkeeragh to Carrauntoohil along the ridge is not as daunting as it looks (see picture), but you do need to keep your head about you (especially in high winds). Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/2/comment/506/
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