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Donegal NW Area   Derryveagh Mountains Subarea
Place count in area: 66, OSI/LPS Maps: 1, 10, 11, 2, 6 
Highest place:
Errigal, 751m
Maximum height for area: 751 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 688 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Bingorms Mountain Na Beanna Gorma A name in Irish
(Ir. na Beanna Gorma [www.pobail.ie], 'the blue peaks') Donegal County in Ulster Province, in Arderin List, Coarse biotite granite & granodiorite Bedrock

Height: 578m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 1 Grid Reference: B93403 14343
Place visited by 69 members. Recently by: eamonoc, osullivanm, ilenia, trostanite, Grumbler, arderincorbett, Lauranna, finkey86, FrankMc1964, Fergalh, mountainmike, peter1, Cobhclimber, melohara, eoghancarton
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Longitude: -8.103732, Latitude: 54.976564 , Easting: 193403, Northing: 414343 Prominence: 33m,  Isolation: 1.1km
ITM: 593359 914330,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Bngrms, 10 char: Bingorms
Bedrock type: Coarse biotite granite & granodiorite, (Main Donegal Granite)

This name seems properly to apply to a group of crags overlooking Lough Barra and has also been applied to the townland in which they are situated.   Na Beanna Gorma is the 339th highest place in Ireland.

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Glacial erosion at its best .. by group   (Show all for Na Beanna Gorma)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Na Beanna Gorma in area Donegal NW, Ireland
Picture: Southeast view to Moylenanav
 
Dangerous In Wet Conditions
by Aidy  10 Apr 2016
I set out to take roughly the same route as track 3114, but heeding Captain Vertigo's warning that the descent of Bingorms could be tricky in wet conditions, I decided to go anti-clockwise around the track. This would mean I would be ascending the steep side of Bingorms rather than descending, which I thought would be safer. I was glad I did, and even going up was worrying in places, with stretches of exposed rock interspersed with patches of grass and moss that gave way beneath feet and hands (hands were required at several points). It really would be dangerous coming down here in wet conditions. Eventually, it levelled out to a rocky top, and the good views I had had all the way up, were now more fully appreciated as I relaxed on ground that wasn't practically a vertical bog. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/314/comment/18484/
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(Climbed April 17th – see Drumnaliffernn Mt for f .. by eflanaga   (Show all for Na Beanna Gorma)
 
A memorable little climb. .. by Harry Goodman   (Show all for Na Beanna Gorma)
 
Wet ascent .. by Onzy   (Show all for Na Beanna Gorma)
 
After descending the boggy , rutted side of Slie .. by jackill   (Show all for Na Beanna Gorma)
 
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