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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: 29, OSI/LPS Maps: 78
Highest place: Carrauntoohil, 1038.6m Maximum height for area: 1038.6 metres, Maximum prominence for area: 1038.6 metres,
Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
Brassel MountainMountainCnoc Breasail A name in Irish (Ir. Cnoc Breasail [TH] or Breasail [OSI 1:25,000], 'hill of raddle')KerryCounty, in Arderin List, Green sandstone & purple siltstone Bedrock
Height:575mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78Grid Reference: V83049 82269 Place visited by 72 members. Recently by: DNicholson, Wildrover, David-Guenot, ilenia, FrankMc1964, shaunkelly, melohara, Lauranna, thomas_g, summitstrife, elin, Onzy, PeakPaul, IainT, Martinpeak I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
The Ordnance Survey Name Book suggests that Breasal is a man's name, but a connection with raddle, the red dye traditionally used to mark sheep, seems more likely.
Brassel Mountain is the 350th highest place in Ireland. Brassel Mountain is the second most southerly summit in the MacGillycuddy's Reeks area. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/317/?PHPSESSID=p0h5o0j0o6qdoi1b53093ntdg0