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Name:Brandon Peak [Barr an Ghearain]
Hill number:20021
Height:840m / 2756ft
RHB Section:49A: Dingle Peninsula - West of Dingle
County/UA:Kerry
Hill area:Brandon Group
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Hewitt, Dillon,
Vandeleur-Lynam, Arderin
(Ma,Hu,Sim,Hew,Dil,VL,A)
Grid ref:Q 47203 09482
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:178m
Col:662m  Q469100  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 70
Survey:obvious summit
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 63 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)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. Sunny. Came from Brandon Mountain, heading to Gearhane.alwaysinshorts29/05/2014
As part of the inagrual tom crean endurance walkFergalh27/05/2013
On a linear walk from Brandon's E ridge to the top of the Connor Pass.jimbloomer19/09/2012
With Damian and Dominic.Dangerous Dave27/08/2012
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
Parted with Tina & her friend here (in cloud) for them to return to their car and for me and Lesley to drop down the path east for long walk to B & B: 4 days on part of the Dingle Way with hill side trips.Chris Pearson20/07/2008
With Brandon main peaknordicstar28/05/2007
via Paternoster lakes - south along ridge from main summit. With Mark, John and Kenniallp25/09/2005
fine grass/rock summit, fine views. circuit from Cloghane village RHW07/06/2004
On traverse of the ridge starting at Ballinloghig.Aye Jimmy14/04/1998
Side trip en route to the main summitRhayader_wander29/06/1994
petey01/01/1990
Learykid07/09/2019
solitaryfellwanderer25/12/2018
David-Guenot13/11/2017
Onzy10/11/2017
weaselmaster31/05/2017
Sick Kid31/05/2017
Malin04/05/2017
Steve Clark11/04/2017
benarr8905/05/2015
Barry Smith16/04/2015
Kendall05/04/2015
Tufty20/04/2014
taff20/04/2014
Sorina03/08/2013
PeteN11/07/2011
mae27/09/2010
batrigg29/06/2009
pwbellarby23/09/2008
BrianJ05/07/2008
chalky195319/05/2008
N.Morters19/02/2008
Martin R01/09/2006
Man of Kernow125/09/2005
kenmorti25/09/2005
stephenhaywood01/08/2005
danpquinn14/06/2005
Wycombe Wanderer17/05/2005
MM03/04/2005
neilsan22/03/2004
Jim.Fothergill08/09/2002
roscorrocket04/08/2002
Tricky02/06/2002
GordonAdshead00/07/2000
Gill01/01/2000
ianwatson11/09/1998
borderline03/10/1995
bertbarnett12328/08/1995