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Conigar Mountain An Coinigéar A name in Irish
also Maolach an extra name in Irish
(Ir. An Coinigéar [OSI], 'the warren') Cork County, in Arderin List, Purple & green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 566m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 85 Grid Reference: W06636 63874 This place has been logged as visited by 38 members. Recently by: skhg, andyj, CaptainVertigo, shaunkelly, davsheen, anekk11, tommccarthy, clunee, marcheur92, muddyboots, markmjcampion, Onzy, kmicheal, Wildrover, Colin Murphy
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Longitude: -9.35472, Latitude: 51.81988 , Easting: 106636, Northing: 63874 Prominence: 131m,  Isolation: 1.2km
ITM: 506606 563938,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Cngr, 10 char: Conigar
Bedrock type: Purple & green sandstone & siltstone, (Caha Mountain Formation)

It seems that Conigar is the name applied to the south-western peak (566m) which overlooks Borlin, whilst Maolach, meaning 'bald hill', is the north-eastern peak overlooking Gougane Barra.   Conigar is the 374th highest place in Ireland.

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Simple climb, fine summit .. by group   (Show all for Conigar)
 
The summit of Conigar is NOT located at the point .. by john_desmond   (Show all for Conigar)
 
Top notch .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Conigar)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Conigar in area Shehy/Knockboy, Ireland
Picture: Borlin Valley
 
The other side
by thomas_g  16 Jun 2013
Parked at W05344 63922 E (one car - just). Walked back to the gate and straight up the hill for the peak. It's less than 1.5 hours up and back. Views from the top ok, but the nicest view is over the Borlin valley on the way back down. Pretty boggy at the start of the walk in June. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/333/comment/15022/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
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