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Ascending the Knockbrinneas from the north.

Knockbrinnea West Top: Larger Twin

Knockaunanattin West Top: Views, loughs and a navigational aid.

Knockaunanattin West Top: First step to Stumpa Duloigh

Knockaunanattin West Top: Impressive defile start leads to airy ridgeline.

Long Island: No sign of the Great Gatsby

Carran NE Top: Approach via wind farm tracks

Walk on tracks above Glendalough

Lobawn Loop - Clockwise avoids any steep ascent! Easy stream crossing.

Knockree: Reasonably clear path to summit

Circumnavigation of Tawny Rower

Little Sugar Loaf: Windy at the top

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MacGillycuddy's Reeks Area   Cen: Reeks West Subarea
Place count in area: 29, OSI/LPS Maps: 78, EW-KNP, EW-R 
Highest place:
Carrauntoohil, 1038.6m
Maximum height for area: 1038.6 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 1038.6 metres,

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Caher Mountain Cathair A name in Irish (Ir. Cathair [OSI 1:25,000], 'stone fort') Kerry County in Munster Province, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish 900s Lists, Purple sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 1,000.0m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V79261 83891
Place visited by 1035 members. Recently by: rhw, MartMc, BarnabyNutt, orlaithfitz, maoris, PiotrR, Magic, Carolineswalsh, knightsonhikes, CianDavis, freelanb, Shaina, ToughSoles, muddypaws, Kaszmirek78
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Longitude: -9.758549, Latitude: 51.994449 , Easting: 79261, Northing: 83891 Prominence: 99.76m,  Isolation: 0.3km
ITM: 479237 583950,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Caher, 10 char: Caher
Bedrock type: Purple sandstone & siltstone, (Ballinskelligs Sandstone Formation)

According to Ó Cíobháin, this mountain is also known as Cathair na Féinne, 'stone fort of the Fianna'.   Caher is the third highest mountain in Ireland. Caher is the third highest point in county Kerry.

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Pronunciation... .. by Conor74   (Show all for Caher (Cathair))
 
Pronounce cathair with care ;-) .. by pdtempan   (Show all for Caher (Cathair))
 
Re: Parking for the Hydro Road .. by hivisibility   (Show all for Caher (Cathair))
 
From Lislebaine to Hydro car parks .. by nkenealy   (Show all for Caher (Cathair))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Caher (<i>Cathair</i>) in area MacGillycuddy
 
Worth the long walk in
by AdrianneB  28 Aug 2016
Had a perfect day for an ascent of Carrauntoohil via Caher from the Hydro track on Wednesday. Great walk. Wasn't expecting much of Caher as it was just a way to get to the main prize, but well worth a walk in it's own right. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/3/comment/18627/
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Beautiful day , summer 2005 , climbed carrauntooh .. by Buny Clare   (Show all for Caher (Cathair))
 
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