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Comeragh Mountains Area   Monavullagh Mountains Subarea
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Bleantasour Mountain Hill Cnoc Bhléantas Odhar A name in Irish
Waterford County, in Carn List, Cobble conglomerate & course sandstone Bedrock

Height: 402m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 75 Grid Reference: S23640 08777
Place visited by 35 members. Recently by: High-King, hivisibility, madfrankie, simon3, jasonmc, PeakPaul, wicklore, muschi, sandman, Pepe, mountainmike, Cobhclimber, GSheehy, Fergalh, comsean
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Longitude: -7.654652, Latitude: 52.230789 , Easting: 223640, Northing: 108777 Prominence: 37m,  Isolation: 1.5km
ITM: 623591 608839,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BlntMn, 10 char: BlntsrMntn
Bedrock type: Cobble conglomerate & course sandstone, (Kilnafrehan Conglomerate Formation)

Bleantasour Mountain is the 849th highest place in Ireland.

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A boggy but short ascent route .. by group   (Show all for Bleantasour Mountain)
 
I approached Bleantasour from Milk Hill, which is .. by csd   (Show all for Bleantasour Mountain)
 
Super valley, easy two-hour walk
by Pepe  11 Apr 2015
Bagged this as well as Milk Hill Easter 2015. Took Declan McGrath's advice in his "Guide to the Comeraghs" book and parked in Coumnagappul at a point on the other side of the mountain from "A". The road in is protected by modern gates with clear and concise instructions on each of them. Happily, they were all open so no opening/closing required. Saw no churns on either Milk Hill or Bleantasor but did get to the wooden cross. The remains of a solitary churn, the rusted top half, were near the fascinating stone cairns on Bleantasor. For such a small top it is littered with ancient remains. Worth a visit for the valley of Coumnagappul alone. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/821/comment/17921/
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