Brandon Mountain Range Walk, Dingle Peninsula, Kerry

  • Author:ActiveME
  • Created: November 15, 2012
  • Updated: December 12, 2017
Location: Kerry
  • DistanceInstructions
Label
  • Distance19.95 km
  • Time0 s
  • Speed0.0 km/h
  • Min altitude118 m
  • Peak923 m
  • Climb1054 m
  • Descent1093 m

The Brandon Range Walk is a rewarding but strenuous 6.5 hour (15 km) walking route taking in the main mountain peaks on the Brandon Mountain Range, county Kerry in the south west of Ireland. These include from south to north: Gearhane Mountain (An Géarán) at 803m, Brandon Peak at 840m, Mount Brandon at 952m, Cummeennagnauv at 891m, Piaras Mór at 748m and Masatiompan at 763m.

There are plenty of other routes to suit beginners to advanced walkers, so please find a route that is right for you or your group. Plan your walk by checking the weather, sunrise sunset times and our hiking checklist on our website https://www.activeme.ie/useful-info/planning-a-trip/. Please remember that you are only as fast as the slowest member of your group!

Use our Map of Ireland and Sat Nav tool to get directions to the start point and our detailed maps and GPS on our ActiveME iPhone App and Android App to find and follow the walking route live on screen and keep on track. At all times, our maps and App should be used in conjunction with proper map and compass navigation techniques. Feel free to send us your photos and add you own star rating, comments or suggestions below.

 

The Brandon Range Walk is a rewarding but strenuous 6.5 hour (15 km) walking route taking in the main mountain peaks on the Brandon Mountain Range, county Kerry in the south west of Ireland. These include from south to north: Gearhane Mountain (An Géarán) at 803m, Brandon Peak at 840m, Mount Brandon at 952m, Cummeennagnauv at 891m, Piaras Mór at 748m and Masatiompan at 763m.

There are plenty of other routes to suit beginners to advanced walkers, so please find a route that is right for you or your group. Plan your walk by checking the weather, sunrise sunset times and our hiking checklist on our website https://www.activeme.ie/useful-info/planning-a-trip/. Please remember that you are only as fast as the slowest member of your group!

Use our Map of Ireland and Sat Nav tool to get directions to the start point and our detailed maps and GPS on our ActiveME iPhone App and Android App to find and follow the walking route live on screen and keep on track. At all times, our maps and App should be used in conjunction with proper map and compass navigation techniques. Feel free to send us your photos and add you own star rating, comments or suggestions below.