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Shehy More Mountain An tSeithe Mhór A name in Irish
(Ir. An tSeithe Mhór [OSI], poss. 'the big hide') Cork County, in Arderin List, Black mudstone & silt-lensed mudstone Bedrock

Height: 545.6m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 85 Grid Reference: W15173 60039
Place visited by 53 members. Recently by: MichaelE, Wildrover, Grumbler, conorb, David-Guenot, learykid, osullivanm, simon3, Juanita, Daingean, CaminoPat, markmjcampion, TommyV, davsheen, Lauranna
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Longitude: -9.229998, Latitude: 51.786783 , Easting: 115174, Northing: 60039 Prominence: 351m,  Isolation: 1.6km
ITM: 515142 560104,   GPS IDs, 6 char: ShhyMr, 10 char: Shehy More
Bedrock type: Black mudstone & silt-lensed mudstone, (Ardaturrish Member)

Previously Carrigmount in MV.   Shehy More is the 431st highest place in Ireland.

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Remote and wild, but surprisingly accessible. .. by group   (Show all for Shehy More)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Shehy More in area Shehy/Knockboy, Ireland
Picture: Shehy, Douce & Doughill from above Lough Nambrackderg
 
Easy access but boggy from the north
by thomas_g  8 May 2012
Parked at W15234 62101 A (room for 1 car). Proceed up the track to Lough Nambrackderg and skirted the lake and onwards to the top of Shehy more. It was very boggy around the lake, be sure and bring gaiters.
The climb up to the ridge is fairly easy and once there you can follow the fence all the way to the top which appears to be marked by 3 sticks stuck in the ground.
As always seems to happen, it was foggy when I reached the top, which of course cleared as soon as I descended, so I can't comment on the views to the north, but those to the south were lovely.
There appear to be a myriad of good tracks to the south of the ridge, I would think with permission from the farmer (who I saw driving his tractor), this would make more a drier ascent. In fact there appears to be a track that goes all the way to W145 597 B (the dip between Shehy More and Shehy SW), which would be a good start to doing both tops.
On your way back down I suggest you shirt west of the lake and make your way to the 336m spot height above Lough Nambrackderg. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/365/comment/6792/
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This mountain shows up for a long way as a conica .. by mart   (Show all for Shehy More)
 
I assume that the correct name for this hill is ' .. by john_desmond   (Show all for Shehy More)
 
Loop Walk taking 6.5 hrs including Douce and Doug .. by Cobhclimber   (Show all for Shehy More)
 
Try a new approach .. by muddyboots   (Show all for Shehy More)
 
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