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MacGillycuddy's Reeks Area   SW: Bridia Subarea
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Beendarrig Hill Beann Dhearg A name in Irish (Ir. Beann Dhearg [OSI], 'red peak') Kerry County in Munster Province, in Carn List, Well-bedded grey sandstone Bedrock

Height: 449.7m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V76227 82033
Place visited by 25 members. Recently by: simon3, liz50, annem, Wilderness, Fergalh, daitho9, conormcbandon, chelman7, blessobilly, Wildrover, shaunkelly, markmjcampion, tommccarthy, jackill, frankmc04
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Longitude: -9.802018, Latitude: 51.977099 , Easting: 76228, Northing: 82034 Prominence: 76m,  Isolation: 1km
ITM: 476205 582093,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Bnd450, 10 char: Beendarrig
Bedrock type: Well-bedded grey sandstone, (Lough Acoose Sandstone Formation)

Beann Dhearg is the 735th highest place in Ireland. Beann Dhearg is the most southerly summit in the MacGillycuddy's Reeks area.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Beendarrig (<i>Beann Dhearg</i>) in area MacGillycuddy
Picture: View from the NW.
 
Heathery summit on EW ridge from Caher.
Short Summary created by simon3, aidand  17 Jan 2022
Beendarrig is a straightforward climb. The Kerry Way passes close to the summit. Follow the 'yellow man' signs from either the Bridia Valley or from near Lough Acoose. There are wonderful views, so it is well worth doing on a fine day, maybe when you haven't time to climb some of the bigger mountains in the area.
It is also possible to visit two other Beanns in the area: Beann Bhán and Beann Dubh. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/620/comment/5379/
 
The Red Peak .. by ciarraioch   (Show all for Beendarrig (Beann Dhearg))
 
Panoramic views over the Bridia Valley .. by thomas_g   (Show all for Beendarrig (Beann Dhearg))
 
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