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Glenbeigh Horseshoe Area
Place count in area: 20, OSI/LPS Maps: 70, 78, 83 
Highest place:
Coomacarrea, 772m
Maximum height for area: 772 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 457 metres,

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Coolroe Hill Kerry County, in Carn List, Purple sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 414m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V66947 88096
Place visited by 31 members. Recently by: Wilderness, madfrankie, hivisibility, markmjcampion, ahendroff, simoburn, GSheehy, mountainmike, Dbosonnet, ciarraioch, DenisMc, mcrtchly, kernowclimber, gallybander, trekker
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Longitude: -9.939355, Latitude: 52.029405 , Easting: 66947, Northing: 88096 Prominence: 80m,  Isolation: 2.6km
ITM: 466926 588154,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Colroe, 10 char: Coolroe
Bedrock type: Purple sandstone & siltstone, (Ballinskelligs Sandstone Formation)

Coolroe is the 878th highest place in Ireland.

Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/764/?PHPSESSID=m73abtck9qeb01mr68a1kce8f5
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Coolroe is on the long ridge that starts near Gle .. by simon3   (Show all for Coolroe)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Coolroe in area Glenbeigh Horseshoe, Ireland
Picture: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dVBxp44ziEs
 
A Critchley and Schwartz Film
by CaptainVertigo  10 Oct 2014
Lest we forget the special summer of 2014, there will always be:
"Glenbeigh Horseshoe, County Kerry: One of Ireland's Finest Hill Walks". Just magnificent. A real treasure for hillwalkers. In their own words "the Glenbeigh Horseshoe is one of Ireland's classic hill walks. We lengthened this by adding on a couple more summits at the start. Starting on the Kerry Way from Glenbeigh along June hedgerows bursting with fragrance and colour and alive with birdsong, the route took us across 11 summits, and covered 29 km over almost 14 hours. We eventually descended Drung Hill and rejoined the Kerry Way, picking up a lift where it meets a tarred road at Mountain Stage. We encountered 360 degree scenery the whole way, including lakes so blue they might have swallowed the entire sky, small patchwork quilt patterns of ancient field systems and golden sandy beaches bathed by aqua seas. And jaw dropping scenery of The Reeks, the Dunkerrons and the Slieve Mish Mountains."
See the precise route uploaded by Martin at Track 2577 Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/764/comment/17718/
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