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Dunkerron Mountains Area
Place count in area: 65, OSI/LPS Maps: 78, 83, 84, 85 
Highest place:
Stumpa Dúloigh, 784m
Maximum height for area: 784 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 528 metres,

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Stumpa Dúloigh Mountain also Maol an extra name in Irish
(Ir. Stumpa Dúloigh [OSI 1:25,000], 'stump of the black lake') Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Purple sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 784m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V78696 79381
Place visited by 122 members. Recently by: JimMc, PaulNolan, oakesave, Wildrover, elin, ilenia, eamonoc, bandre, summitstrife, Hadleigh, muddyboots, IainT, hivisibility, hawkeye.john62, Rainbow6
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Longitude: -9.765179, Latitude: 51.953814 , Easting: 78696, Northing: 79381 Prominence: 499m,  Isolation: 0.4km
ITM: 478672 579441,   GPS IDs, 6 char: StmpDú, 10 char: StmpDúlgh
Bedrock type: Purple sandstone & siltstone, (Ballinskelligs Sandstone Formation)

Also known as Maol. The alternative name is confirmed by the presence of Coimín na Maoile and Loch na Maoile on its slopes.   Stumpa Dúloigh is the highest mountain in the Dunkerron Mountains area and the 55th highest in Ireland.

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Highpoint above Lough Duff .. by group   (Show all for Stumpa Dúloigh)
 
The View West .. by omurchu   (Show all for Stumpa Dúloigh)
 
On Fri.14/11/08 I parked at a bridge approx 400mt .. by kevin dockery   (Show all for Stumpa Dúloigh)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Stumpa Dúloigh in area Dunkerron Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Bruach na Binne and the Black Valley towards Purple Mtn and Torc
 
Challenging Walk in Glorious Backcountry
by ciarraioch  4 Nov 2012
Followed Adrian Hendroff's suggested route per his excellent 'The Dingle, Iveragh & Beara Peninsulas' from the end of the Black Valley. We parked at V812 821 C on the obvious layby just beyond the bridge. Crossed back over the bridge passing through the gate on the RHS and following the track through a gated sheep pen to the side of Loch Riabhach/Roisín Lake. The track brings you to the remains of a very early Christian settlement along with an Ogham stone. Departing somewhat from Adrian's route, we struck off up the northern valley from this point and contoured along the southern slopes of Bruach na Binne, traversing the rough ground until we reached the col at Bearna Seilg, the Gap of the Hunt. No eagles on this occasion, we struck off left along the ridge. Very slow going until this point due to rough ground and rock benches on the initial kilometer or so of the ridge. The ridge narrows giving fantastic views down into the Braighde Valley, across to Corrán Tuathail and down back along the Black Valley to the Purple Mountain, Torc and the Plains beyond. Further along this axis, the distant Galtees were clearly visible on the day as well as Mount Hillary near Mallow and the faint outline of the Knockmealdowns. I thought I could make out Slievenamon just to the right of the Galtees, but this may have been wishful thinking! The ridge brings one to the narrow col just before the very steep and dangerous looking stretch to the first summit. Mindful of the 2002 tragedy, we avoided this by following the sheep path slightly to the right and then circling around from the back. Still a bit steep and slightly exposed but presumably a lot safer than a straight ascent. The first and most obvious summit though not actually the high point is the more satisfying vantage point and here also lies the plaque to the unfortunate walkers. From this point it is a simple walk across to the real summit. We returned by Cnoc na Bríde following Adrian's instructions. Glorious country. For experienced hill walkers only. Six hours overall. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/55/comment/14858/
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This is a non-descript peak - nameless on most OS .. by djouce   (Show all for Stumpa Dúloigh)
 
Stumpa Duloigh as seen from the shores of Lough D .. by eric   (Show all for Stumpa Dúloigh)
 
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