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Glenbeigh Horseshoe Area
Place count in area: 20, OSI/LPS Maps: 70, 78, 83 
Highest place:
Coomacarrea, 772m
Maximum height for area: 772 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 457 metres,

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Caunoge Mountain Kerry County, in Arderin List, Purple mudstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 502m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 83 Grid Reference: V58262 79969
Place visited by 26 members. Recently by: shaunkelly, ilenia, billbaggins, FrankMc1964, conormcbandon, ciarraioch, melohara, PeakPaul, David-Guenot, Onzy, chalky, simoburn, Colin Murphy, Cobhclimber, suiladoir
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Longitude: -10.062455, Latitude: 51.954265 , Easting: 58262, Northing: 79969 Prominence: 127m,  Isolation: 3.8km
ITM: 458243 580029,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Cng, 10 char: Caunoge
Bedrock type: Purple mudstone & siltstone, (Valentia Slate Formation)

This name is rather puzzling. Ir. cánóg means 'puffin', but there seems to be no other instances of its use as a generic in place-names.   Caunoge is the 563rd highest place in Ireland. Caunoge is the most southerly summit and also the second most westerly in the Glenbeigh Horseshoe area.

Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/448/?PHPSESSID=o33u80jase45dcsq6rhffgjn84
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Simple approach from the east. .. by group   (Show all for Caunoge)
 
New Comment: Parking and gated track at V560 790 makes a straightforward hike.
by billbaggins  6 Apr 2018
A gate at V560 790 B gives access to a track which provides a route onto the ridge from the west and the rest of the ascent is quite straightforward. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/448/comment/19883/
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The hillwalk from hell!! .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Caunoge)
 
One way up Caunoge is to start from the forest en .. by simon3   (Show all for Caunoge)
 
If you drop off Caunoge by its southern spur, the .. by simon3   (Show all for Caunoge)
 
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