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

Height: 1000m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V79261 83891
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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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My son and I did the Coomloughra Horseshoe on 30t .. by John Finn   (Show all for Caher)
 
Caher is at just over 1000m and as you move east .. by simon3   (Show all for Caher)
 
Encountered the magnificent Caher whilst doing th .. by Fergal Meath   (Show all for Caher)
 
This is a shot of Caher taken from Carrauntoohil .. by sliabh   (Show all for Caher)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Caher in area MacGillycuddy
Picture: Ridge to Caher from Carrauntoohil
 
wicklore on Caher, 2008
by wicklore  10 Sep 2008
A tourist I spoke to recently talked about seeing Ireland as a mystical land, with verdant glens and misty heights. He thought that there is a essence to the Irish landscape not found elsewhere. This photo I took of the ridge leading up to Caher from Carrauntoohil perhaps captures some of that essence. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/3/comment/3301/
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