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Cushnaficulla Mountain Cois na Fiacaile A name in Irish
(Ir. Cois na Fiacaile [T6000], 'beside the tooth') Cork/ Kerry County, in Arderin List, Purple & green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 594m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 84 Grid Reference: V82190 55899
Place visited by 63 members. Recently by: FrankMc1964, Lauranna, trekker, msammon, shaygo, vincentez, markmjcampion, marymac, Dbosonnet, ilenia, PeakPaul, Wilderness, tommccarthy, CaptainVertigo, juliewoods
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Longitude: -9.706017, Latitude: 51.7435 , Easting: 82190, Northing: 55899 Prominence: 59m,  Isolation: 1km
ITM: 482190 555950,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Cshnfc, 10 char: Cshnfcl
Bedrock type: Purple & green sandstone & siltstone, (Caha Mountain Formation)

Along with Tooth Mountain, Knocknaveacle, Keecragh and Hungry Hill (Daod), this is yet another Caha hill-name relating to teeth or eating.   Cushnaficulla is the 305th highest place in Ireland.

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Picture: Cushnaficulla to the right with Lough Namuinna
 
Twin peaks
Short Summary created by jackill,  31 Oct 2010
Park at V78640 53567 A, room for 3 cars. If the shop is closed parking is also possible at V78656 5346 B. There is a rough track leading east from the highest point of the pass.Pick your way upwards around easy, rock shelfs onto a level rocky ridge. As you leave this ridge look for a grassy slope on the side of Knockowen to ascend to the summit cairn on a low rock shelf.
Carry on from Knockowen to Cushnaficulla.
There are two possible summits on top of rocky shelves.The discovery series OSI maps them as 594 and 596 meters, however the old 6 inch maps lists both at 1942 feet(approx. 592 mtrs).
GPS readings on both suggest equal heights of 597 meters.
Better climb both then Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/287/comment/5047/
 
Summit grows by 2 metres and heads east! .. by three5four0   (Show all for Cushnaficulla)
 
Richard Mersey [The Hills of Cork and Kerry] “.. .. by simon3   (Show all for Cushnaficulla)
 
This is a picture of Cushnaficulla from its West. .. by simon3   (Show all for Cushnaficulla)
 
The View North .. by CaptainVertigo   (Show all for Cushnaficulla)
 
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