Bentee

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Bentee
Binn an Tí
Looking up at Bentee - geograph.org.uk - 530160.jpg
Highest point
Elevation 376 m (1,234 ft)
Prominence 270 m (890 ft)
Listing Marilyn
Coordinates 51°56′N 10°13′W / 51.933°N 10.217°W / 51.933; -10.217Coordinates: 51°56′N 10°13′W / 51.933°N 10.217°W / 51.933; -10.217
Naming
Translation peak of the house
Geography
OSI/OSNI grid V476780
Climbing
Easiest route Hike

Bentee or Benatee (from Irish: Binn an Tí, meaning "peak of the house")[1][2] is a hill overlooking the town of Cahersiveen in County Kerry, Ireland.

Geography[edit]

The hill has a height of 376 metres (1,234 ft), providing good views of the surrounding area, Valentia Island, the Skellig Islands, the Dingle Peninsula and Macgillycuddy's Reeks.

Access to the summit[edit]

In recent years the Bentee Loop walking trail has been created. The main paths are over farmland, with the permission of the owners.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ordnance Survey Ireland - Online map viewer
  2. ^ Iveragh NW Area - Beentee MountainViews.ie