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Eskatarriff East Top Mountain For origin of name, see Eskatarriff. Kerry County, in Arderin, Irish Best Hundred Lists, Purple & green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 532.7m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 84 Grid Reference: V74285 53150
Place visited by 96 members. Recently by: MichaelE, learykid, Grumbler, mountainmike, millsd1, liz50, Geo, srr45, FrankMc1964, Lauranna, Microdisney, peter1, JimMc, ilenia, Krumel
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Longitude: -9.819777, Latitude: 51.717211 , Easting: 74285, Northing: 53150 Prominence: 38.2m,  Isolation: 0.7km
ITM: 474262 553216,   GPS IDs, 6 char: EsktEs, 10 char: EsktrfEstT
Bedrock type: Purple & green sandstone & siltstone, (Caha Mountain Formation)

Eskatarriff East Top is the 464th highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Eskatarriff East Top in area Caha Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Eskatarriff East from the west.
 
Steep sided jutting peak.
Short Summary created by simon3  13 Jun 2013
This is an extraordinarily shaped piece of rock jutting out into Rabach's Glen. Most likely it will be accessed as part of the circuit of that Glen. It could be reached from the north in Rabach's Glen or south from the Glanmore River side. The north face of the summit is a nearly sheer 300m, however the south side is a relatively benign slope.
A somewhat comparable peak would be Ben Lugmore in the Mweelrea Mountains and a nearer comparison would be Droppa near Cummeenbaun.
Needless to say this could be a dangerous place in wind or wintery conditions. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/391/comment/5150/
 
Climbed this as part of S to N crossing of the Be .. by mikek   (Show all for Eskatarriff East Top)
 
The dramatic rock dome summit on the Cummeengeera .. by eoin   (Show all for Eskatarriff East Top)
 
Nose of rock cut down to size by its neighbours. .. by simon3   (Show all for Eskatarriff East Top)
 
A lofty edge .. by thomas_g   (Show all for Eskatarriff East Top)
 
Eskatarriff East and a mighty view to the Reeks. .. by simon3   (Show all for Eskatarriff East Top)
 
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