Suggested Walks Starting on the detail map above. Hopefully useful.
Important Note: Walks presented here are members shared tracks shown in the hope that they may be useful to you but with no guarantee. You need to determine whether any given track is appropriate for you and your party as per these conditions.
Place count in area: 38, OSI/LPS Maps: 37, 44, MSW
Highest place: Benbaun, 729m Maximum height for area: 729 metres, Maximum prominence for area: 684 metres,
Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
BengowerMountainBinn Gabhar A name in Irish (Ir. Binn Gabhar [TR], 'goats’ peak')GalwayCounty in Connacht Province, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top Bedrock
Height:664mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37Grid Reference: L78301 50644 Place visited by 350 members. Recently by: magnumpig, No1Grumbler, obrien116, pcost, abeach, DNicholson, ShayGlynn, hivisibility, nolo, therealcrow, nevgeoran, mallymcd, Liamob, conorjob, Djouce I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
Erroneously marked as ‘Glengower’ on the Discovery series map. On the summit of this mountain you will find thrift (or sea-pink) in bloom during the late spring, despite the fact that it is far inland.
Binn Gabhar is the 171st highest place in Ireland. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/167/