Cookies. This website uses cookies, which are small text files that the website puts on your computer to facilitate operation. Cookies help us provide a better service to you. They are used to track general user traffic information and to help the website function properly.

Click to hide this notice for 30 days.
Welcome to MountainViews
If you want to use the website often please enrol (quick and free) at top right.
Overview
Detail
Zoom: ??
For more map options click on any overview map area or any detail map feature.
Find Suggested Walks
Find hill, mountain, island, coastal feature.
Videos


Recent Contributions
Get Notifications

Pen y Tywi South Top: Short trek to summit from track

Pen y Tywi: Short steep climb from forest track

Crug Gynon South Top: Long Wet trek

Esgair Garthen: Long trek to summit

Crug Gynon: Long trek to summit

Esgair Saeson: Forest rides from track lead to summit

Y Glog: Care needed on final section many trees down

Pen y Gurnos: Long trek to summit

Pen Carn Saith-wraig: Long trek to summit

Cefn Isaf: Long trek to summit

Esgair Gelli: Short trek to summit

Gamallt: Short trek to summit

Conditions and Info
Use of MountainViews is governed by conditions and a privacy policy.
Read general information about the site.
Opinions in material here are not necessarily endorsed by MountainViews.
Hillwalking is a risk sport. Information in comments, walks or shared GPS tracks may not be accurate for example as regards safety or access permission. You are responsible for your safety and your permission to walk.
See the credits and list definitions.
Video display
Rating graphic.
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 20 members. Recently by: daitho9, conormcbandon, chelman7, blessobilly, Wildrover, shaunkelly, markmjcampion, tommccarthy, jackill, frankmc04, trekker, thomas_g, ciarraioch, aidand, turfymccloud
I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

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 729th highest place in Ireland. Beann Dhearg is the most southerly summit in the MacGillycuddy's Reeks area.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/620/
COMMENTS for Beendarrig (Beann Dhearg) 1 of 1  
Follow this place's comments
In the shadow of giants
Short Summary created by aidand  23 Sep 2014
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. 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))
 
(End of comment section for Beendarrig (Beann Dhearg).)

OSi logo OSNI/LPS logo
Some mapping:
Open Street Map
(Various variations used.)
British summit data courtesy:
Database of British & Irish Hills
(Creative Commons Licence)
MountainViews.ie, a Hill-walking Website for the island of Ireland. 2100 Summiteers, 1400 Contributors, Monthly Newsletter since 2007