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Buckoogh Mountain Boc Umhach A name in Irish
(Ir. Boc Umhach [OSNB], 'eminence rich in copper') Mayo County, in Arderin List, Schists, aluminous schists, pebbly grits Bedrock

Height: 588m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 31 Grid Reference: F99500 01742
Place visited by 39 members. Recently by: markmjcampion, Cobhclimber, melohara, eoghancarton, PeakPaul, Lauranna, Garmin, Oileanach, mountainmike, GSheehy, frankmc04, simoburn, seanc15, Onzy, chalky
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Longitude: -9.531696, Latitude: 53.955306 , Easting: 99500, Northing: 301742 Prominence: 423m,  Isolation: 2.6km
ITM: 499472 801753,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Bckgh, 10 char: Buckoogh
Bedrock type: Schists, aluminous schists, pebbly grits, (Buckoogh Formation)

Buckoogh is the 319th highest place in Ireland.

Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/299/?PHPSESSID=387dl2f31q5mv3cakig6678b57
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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Buckoogh in area North Mayo, Ireland
Picture: Buckoogh from Birreencorragh South Top
 
Come on me Buckooh!
Short Summary created by jackill,  31 Aug 2011
Park at G014 015 A at the side of the forest track. There is an area of open hillside here bounded on either side by forest which gives a clear view to the summit of Buckoogh. There is a small area of nuisance clearfell to cross before the easy going of the open hillside. Climb parallel to the forest boundary following a small stream, aiming for the rim of the small corrie lough backed by steep slopes. From the south end of the lough climb steeply above the lough, pick up a fenceline and follow towards the summit along the edge of the corrie.The broad summit area is really unpleasant and muddy. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/299/comment/5059/
 
Climbed from the eastern side, which is accessed .. by gerrym   (Show all for Buckoogh)
 
Buckoogh is an isolated peak positioned between t .. by simon3   (Show all for Buckoogh)
 
We parked on the higher of the two roads to the e .. by simon3   (Show all for Buckoogh)
 
This shot shows Buckoogh from Glenlara to the NE. .. by csd   (Show all for Buckoogh)
 
I would echo the comments posted here regarding t .. by am   (Show all for Buckoogh)
 
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