The Big Gun

The Big Gun is a 3,080 ft / 939 m mountain peak in the MacGillycuddy's Reeks in Kerry, Ireland. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 5th highest mountain in Kerry and the 18th highest mountain in Ireland. The nearest peaks are Cruach Mhór, Cnoc na Péiste, Maolán Bui, Feabrahy, Cnoc an Chuilinn, and Drishana. The Big Gun belongs to the Irish Munros peak list. See the The Big Gun map, 3D fly around, and the The Big Gun photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

The Big Gun SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by marktaggart

2 members report climbing or hiking to the summit. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs.

Others who’ve summited The Big Gun

  • Mcallmar
  • marktaggart


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Alternate Names



3,080 ft / 939 m


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Height Rank

#5 in Kerry

#18 in Ireland


MacGillycuddy's Reeks


Kerry, Ireland

Peak Lists

Summited by

  • Mcallmar
  • marktaggart

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