Ben Goram 559m mountain, Croagh Patrick Ireland at MountainViews.ie
Welcome to MountainViews
If you want to use the website often please enrol (quick and free) at top right.
Overview
Detail
Zoom: ??
For more map options click on any overview map area or any detail map feature.
Find Suggested Walks
Find hill, mountain, island, coastal feature.
Videos


Recent Contributions

Skregmore: Incidental summit in the Reeks

Cnoc an Bhráca: The last hurrah of the high Reeks

Tievnabinnia: Bulky Sheeffrys summit

Near Slieve Foye North-West Top, Cooley/Gullion (Ireland)

Maumtrasna: A steep-sided fortress in the West

Wicklow: Cullentragh Mountain

Corn Hill: New Pathway around the Summit

Kells Mountain East Top: Great hike up Kells East

A Postcard from the Edge

Whiddy Island: Short island visit.

Croagh Patrick & Lugnademon

Vinegar Hill: Steeped in history.

Conditions and Info
Use of MountainViews is governed by conditions.
General information about the site is here.
Opinions in material here are not necessarily endorsed by MountainViews.
Hillwalking is a risk sport. Information in comments, walks or shared GPS tracks may not be accurate for example as regards safety or access permission. You are responsible for your safety and your permission to walk see conditions.
Credits and list definitions are listed here Credits
Video display
Croagh Patrick Area
Place count in area: 12, OSI/LPS Maps: 30, 31, 37, 38, CBE, CBW, MSW 
Highest place:
Croagh Patrick, 764m
Maximum height for area: 764 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 639 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
Rating graphic.
Ben Goram Mountain An Bhinn Ghorm A name in Irish
(prob. Ir. An Bhinn Ghorm [PDT], 'the blue peak') Mayo County, in Arderin List, Pelite, psammite, limestone, tuff Bedrock

Height: 559m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 30 Grid Reference: L88771 80023
Place visited by 139 members. Recently by: geohappy, iashburner, Solliden, Wilderness, Haulie, Jimmy600leavey, shaunkelly, FrankMc1964, paulbrown, billh999, ckilm, Reeks2011, Cathal-Kelly, liz50, millsd1
I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -9.687237, Latitude: 53.75807 , Easting: 88771, Northing: 280023 Prominence: 74m,  Isolation: 1.9km
ITM: 488742 780038,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BnG559, 10 char: Ben Goram
Bedrock type: Pelite, psammite, limestone, tuff, (Bouris Formation)

Ben Goram is the western spur of Croagh Patrick.   Ben Goram is the second highest mountain in the Croagh Patrick area and the 396th highest in Ireland.

Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/345/?PHPSESSID=b9029hs9anb1ekm78t1koaapk5
COMMENTS for Ben Goram 1 of 1
A rewarding way to access the Reek .. by group   (Show all for Ben Goram)
 
A view from the west .. by wicklore   (Show all for Ben Goram)
 
Worth The Extra Effort From Croagh Patrick .. by Aidy   (Show all for Ben Goram)
 
In January 2006 I climbed Croagh Patrick, with so .. by david bourke   (Show all for Ben Goram)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Ben Goram in area Croagh Patrick, Ireland
Picture: Twin Ben Gorams
 
More Pap
by Onzy  28 Apr 2015
A view of the curiously paps-like Ben Goram from low on the Ascent to Croagh Patrick. These are actually 2 peaks here of roughly comparable height. Ben Goram is the closer, the higher, and the only MV peak of the two. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/345/comment/17959/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
(End of comment section for Ben Goram.)

OSi logo OSNI/LPS logo
Some mapping:
Open Street Map
(Various variations used.)
British summit data courtesy:
Database of British & Irish Hills
(Creative Commons Licence)
MountainViews.ie, a Hill-walking Website for the island of Ireland. 11 Million Visitors Per Year. 1300 Contributors.