Ben Crom 526m mountain, Mourne Mountains 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

Knockshanahullion: Route Changes on Avondhu Way

Nephin from the NE, great views.

Tooreenbaha: Early on a sunny April morning

Knockowen: A view from the West

Buckoogh: Buckoo Bucks!

Camenabologue SE

Mullaghcleevaun circuit

An Alp for OAPs...

Scrabo Hill: Hill with a tower on top

Bonscale Pike-Wether Hill Loop

MOUNTAINVIEWS MEMBERS MEET APRIL 2018

Keelogyboy Mtn Far E Top: A small beautifully shaped mountain.

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
Mourne Mountains Area
Rating graphic.
Ben Crom Mountain Binn Chrom A name in Irish
(Ir. Binn Crom or Beann Chrom [PNNI], 'curved/stooped peak') Down County, in Arderin List, Granite granophyre Bedrock

Height: 526m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29 Grid Reference: J31291 26007
Place visited by 248 members. Recently by: wohfnow, marcellawalking, Xiom5724, maryt, Reeks2011, atlantic73, LorraineG60, Hound-of-Ulster, guestuser, LorraineG, melohara, trostanite, dr_banuska, IainT, MichaelG55
I have visited this place: YES (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -5.990583, Latitude: 54.166298 , Easting: 331291, Northing: 326007 Prominence: 81m,  Isolation: 1.1km
ITM: 731211 826012,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BnCrm, 10 char: Ben Crom
Bedrock type: Granite granophyre, (Mourne Mountains granite)

Ben Crom overlooks the Ben Crom Reservoir, situated upstream from the older Silent Valley Reservoir. It was constructed in 1957 to meet Belfast's growing demand for water.   Ben Crom is the 483rd highest place in Ireland.

Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/404/?PHPSESSID=o8852j097qfn82sgg8mu8rs6r3
COMMENTS for Ben Crom << Prev page 1 2 3 4
Great views of Silent Valley and Ben Crom reservo .. by rogk   (Show all for Ben Crom)
 
zeaphod on Ben Crom, 2003
by zeaphod  22 Sep 2003
Avoid the boggy approaches by coming around the back of Doan, then down to the Ben Crom river and up towards the summit on the other side.
One of my favourite walks in the Mournes - the views are fantastic. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/404/comment/675/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
COMMENTS for Ben Crom << Prev page 1 2 3 4
(End of comment section for Ben Crom.)

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.