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Knockomagh Hill Cork County, in Binnion List, Purple mudstone and siltstone Bedrock

Height: 197m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 89 Grid Reference: W08800 29200 This summit has been logged as climbed by 32 members. Recently by: corkrats, sophpow, kiwisimon, Eoin75, spoodle58, Wildrover, Geo, marcheur92, Dbosonnet, chalky, slebog, kmicheal, Flatout, DenisMc, mikepwalker
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Longitude: -9.314299, Latitude: 51.508687 , Easting: 108800, Northing: 29200 Prominence: 172m,   Isolation: 3.2km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 508769 529271,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knckmg, 10 char: Knockomagh
Bedrock type: Purple mudstone and siltstone, (Castlehaven Formation)

Has been called Ballyoughtera.   Knockomagh is the 1392th highest summit in Ireland. Knockomagh is the most easterly summit in the Mizen/Sheeps Head area.

Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1039/
COMMENTS for Knockomagh 1 of 1
A little hill with massive views
Short Summary created by Geo,  9 May 2015
Start from junction at W09321 28949 A where there is limited parking for a small number of cars. You can go North into the forest from here and follow the paths and steps up to the top, or walk SW along the roadway about 100m and then up to the right into the forest from here.
It's approximately an hour in total up and down.
The steps can be a litlle slippy after rain, but the forest is a lovely enchanted place with mossy tree trunks and if you go in spring loads of flowers, bluebells and the like. No navigational difficulties and if you get a clear day you will have super opportunities from the top for photo's or simply great views over Lough Hyne, and the surrounding coastal areas.
Don't miss it if you are in the area. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1039/comment/5798/
 
Bluebells and birdsong .. by acorn   (Show all for Knockomagh)
 
Knockomenagh.... A nice summers walk .. by sbender   (Show all for Knockomagh)
 
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