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Name:Gearhane [An Gearan]
Hill number:20033
Height:803m / 2635ft
Parent (Ma):20021  Brandon Peak [Barr an Ghearain]
RHB Section:49A: Dingle Peninsula - West of Dingle
County/UA:Kerry
Hill area:Brandon Group
Class:Subsimm, Vandeleur-Lynam
(sSim,VL)
Grid ref:Q 46824 08793
Summit feature:no feature
Drop:25m
Col:778m  Q469090  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 70
Survey:obvious summit
Comments:Deleted from Hewitts in December 2012
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 39 users)ByDate of Ascent
Route: Cloghane - Brandon Mountain - Brandon Peak - Gearhane - road nr An Loch Dubh Approx. Stats: 7hrs, 23km, 1,050m ascent Weather: fine at low altitude; heavy mist & cold, high winds at peaksmillionmts17/10/2016
With Clare on Sunny Day. Ascent to Brandon Mountain on the western pilgrim route, along ridge. Descent via long spur to road near Gallanalwaysinshorts29/05/2014
As part of the inagrual tom crean endurance walkFergalh27/05/2013
Together with Brandon Pk forms a classic profile from Brandon Mtn.jimbloomer19/09/2012
fa, 8 in group for brandon then 2 after that, sunny but windy on the summit, pilgrims route from carpark, then summit, down along a wall, leaving it to bag a top, then brandon peak, a nice ridge out to gearbane and a descent to ballinloging. then the real ale pub at ballyferriterrum doodle 25/04/2011
via Paternoster lakes - south along ridge from main summit. Descended after this. Weather improved late afternoon with watery views west to Mt Eagle and Blaskets. With Mark, John and Ken. Utterly unique day.niallp25/09/2005
fine grass/rock summit, fine views. circuit from Cloghane village RHW07/06/2004
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