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Central Glenbeigh Horseshoe - 3 lakes and 4 peaks

Carrickbyrne Hill: Very overgrown but passable

Long walk for one Carn.

Tievummera Highpoint: An obvious stop along the ridge

Energy sapping trudge over, rough, sponge-like terrain.

Croaghonagh: Broad tracks all the way to top.

Dull trek up forest tracks

Faha Ridge: Testing ridge with narrow irregular path. Often extreme.

Hare Island: A very pleasant four hours

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Garinish Island: White-tailed sea eagles on Gairinish

Iron Bridge, Croaghanmoira and Ballyteige circuit.

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Galty Mountains Area   Cen: Central Galtys Subarea
Place count in area: 24, OSI/LPS Maps: 66, 74, EW-G 
Highest place:
Galtymore, 917.9m
Maximum height for area: 917.9 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 820 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Cush Mountain Cois A name in Irish (Ir. Cois [OSI], 'side, flank') Tipperary County in Munster Province, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Conglomerate & purple sandstone Bedrock

Height: 641.2m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 74 Grid Reference: R89435 26200
Place visited by 450 members. Recently by: RosieMc, farmerjoe1, Marykerry, DeirdreM, Ianhhill, david bourke, kieran117, rhw, orlaithfitz, BarnabyNutt, Prem, Carolineswalsh, Tuigamala, Shaina, ToughSoles
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Longitude: -8.155897, Latitude: 52.387694 , Easting: 189436, Northing: 126200 Prominence: 176.16m,  Isolation: 2.1km
ITM: 589387 626250,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Cush, 10 char: Cush
Bedrock type: Conglomerate & purple sandstone, (Slievenamuck Conglomerate Formation)

The name may well be a shortened form of Cois na Binne, which appears in several place-names in this area. This mountain is referred to as Binnia in 'The Mountains of Ireland' by Paddy Dillon.   Cush is the 216th highest place in Ireland.

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St Stephens day 2004 and a truly white christmas. .. by jackill   (Show all for Cush (Cois))
 
No, its not the moon , just a view from Cush .. by Buny Clare   (Show all for Cush (Cois))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Cush (<i>Cois</i>) in area Galty Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Grey Mountain Carpet Moth
 
Mountain Flyer
by paddyhillsbagger  11 Jul 2021
Mountains have their own specialist species.
Spotted this moth flying around the summit area & managed to get a snap.
Appears to be a Grey Mountain Carpet moth. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/215/comment/23206/
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Hush , its a secret i am certain i was wise man , .. by buny clare   (Show all for Cush (Cois))
 
On 23/10/04 we approached a cloud covered Cush fr .. by mneary34   (Show all for Cush (Cois))
 
Cush view from above. .. by simon3   (Show all for Cush (Cois))
 
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