Foilclogh 497m hill, Iveragh NW Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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Iveragh NW Area
Place count in area: 18, OSI/LPS Maps: 83, 84 
Highest place:
Knocknadobar, 690m
Maximum height for area: 690 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 565 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Foilclogh Hill Faill an Locha A name in Irish
Kerry County, in Carn List, Purple mudstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 497m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 83 Grid Reference: V50846 74536
Place visited by 13 members. Recently by: TommyV, ciarraioch, Wilderness, markmjcampion, MichaelE, jimbloomer, chalky, trekker, Cobhclimber, ahendroff, Conor74, three5four0, john_desmond
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Longitude: -10.167893, Latitude: 51.903535 , Easting: 50846, Northing: 74536 Prominence: 352m,  Isolation: 0.6km
ITM: 450828 574597,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Flclgh, 10 char: Foilclogh
Bedrock type: Purple mudstone & siltstone, (Valentia Slate Formation)

Foilclogh is the 576th highest place in Ireland.

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Don't trust the Bull! .. by three5four0   (Show all for Foilclogh)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Foilclogh in area Iveragh NW, Ireland
Picture: Inny Strand in the distance
 
Lovely views ..... average hike
by TommyV  12 Jun 2019
Foilclogh is quite a central hill towards the Southern half of the Iveragh peninsula so the views at the top are fantastic. The summit itself however is a bland elevated hump and the hike up is not overly exciting. There is room to park at a forest entrance at on the North side of the hill at V49090 75506 C but note that the forest itself does not provide access to the open hillside. Follow the road East and you will encounter a sheep pen which will get you onto the open ground. The ground here is initially quite wet and as I found out on the way back it's possibly better to head further East to access the spur running up the hill as the terrain here is much drier. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/466/comment/20549/
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