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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
Place visited by 837 members. Recently by: scottwalker, JimMc, Lucky1, Matrim, leader1, Younghappy, BigBear, Bunsen7, patmoran, jgdarcy, amgall, William-J, Xiom5724, PaulNolan, pwbellarby
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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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Coumloughra Horseshoe .. by frank12345   (Show all for Caher)
 
One of the truly relentless slogs, but a very ple .. by nohoval_turrets   (Show all for Caher)
 
On the way back from Carrountoohill, Caher ahead .. by Buny Clare   (Show all for Caher)
 
Climbed caher last sunday 2oth sep on route to ca .. by scannerman   (Show all for Caher)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Caher in area MacGillycuddy
 
josvanderlinden on Caher, 2009
by josvanderlinden  1 Nov 2009
With the sun going down and the clouds passing by, this is looking very dramatic. On our way to Caher on the 25th of November, with less sunlight left due to the wintertime change. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/3/comment/4243/
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From Lislebaine to Hydro car parks .. by nkenealy   (Show all for Caher)
 
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