Carrauntoohil and Caher from Lack Road, Kerry

  • Author:ActiveME
  • Created: August 28, 2012
  • Updated: December 12, 2017
Location: Kerry
  • DistanceInstructions
  • Distance19.48 km
  • Time0 s
  • Speed0.0 km/h
  • Min altitude108 m
  • Peak996 m
  • Climb1066 m
  • Descent1060 m

This is strenuous and beautiful 5.5 hour (13.5 km) walking route to the summits of Carrauntoohil (1,040m) and Caher (1,001m) mountains on the Macgillycuddy Reeks from Lack Road, County Kerry, Ireland.  This is one of the safest and straightforward routes to the summit of Carrauntoohil, ideal for first timers.

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