Carrigroe 495m hill, Blackstairs Mountains Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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Blackstairs Mountains Area
Place count in area: 14, OSI/LPS Maps: 68 
Highest place:
Mount Leinster, 794.4m
Maximum height for area: 794.4 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 706.4 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Carrigroe Hill An Charraig Rua A name in Irish
(prob. Ir. An Charraig Rua [PDT], 'the red rock') Wexford County, in Carn List, Pale, fine to coarse-grained granite Bedrock

Height: 495m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 68 Grid Reference: S79318 41508
Place visited by 82 members. Recently by: hak493r, FrankMc1964, Pepe, Lauranna, marcellawalking, markmjcampion, PaulNolan, ilenia, Barry28213, David-Guenot, DeltaP, peterturner, CaptainVertigo, Kiwitrekker, strangeweaver
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Longitude: -6.832445, Latitude: 52.519624 , Easting: 279318, Northing: 141508 Prominence: 30m,  Isolation: 1.2km
ITM: 679237 641557,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crgr, 10 char: Carrigroe
Bedrock type: Pale, fine to coarse-grained granite, (Blackstones Type 2 Equigranular Granite)

Carrigroe is the 581st highest place in Ireland. Carrigroe is the second most southerly summit in the Blackstairs Mountains area.

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A waypoint on the way to somewhere else .. by group   (Show all for Carrigroe)
 
Sea of cloud .. by Kennyj   (Show all for Carrigroe)
 
Interesting features on path .. by Pepe   (Show all for Carrigroe)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Carrigroe in area Blackstairs Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Carrigroe and Bran Scultair form Carrigalachan
 
csd on Carrigroe, 2007
by csd  7 Oct 2007
We approached Carrigroe from the north, after tackling Carrigalachan. Despite the extra 32 metres in elevation, the views over to Bran Scultair and Carrigalachan aren't quite as good as those from Carrigalachan. It's worth the modest investment required to get up, and makes a handy waypoint on a ridge walk down to Bran Scultair. Pic shows the view of Carrigroe (L) and Bran Scultair (R) taken from Carrigalachan. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/471/comment/2860/
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After reaching the summit, I elected to head back .. by csd   (Show all for Carrigroe)
 
From Bran Scultair, I headed along the rough path .. by murphysw   (Show all for Carrigroe)
 
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