Welcome to MountainViews
If you want to use the website often please enrol (quick and free) at top right.
Overview
Detail
Zoom: ??
For more map options click on any mountain area or any detail feature.
Find Suggested Walks
Find hill, mountain, island, coastal feature.
Videos


Users Online:
Bunsen7, Schweppee, EamonnC
Guests online: 160
Recent Contributions

The Sturrall

Croaghavehy

Great Saltee Island: Bird's Glare

Cnoc Mordáin: Long Connemara Summer Evening

Awkward access to a small but rugged summit

Table Mountain Loop including the Air Crash Site from 1957

Corranabinnia Horseshoe

Object to very high windfarm in Sperrins?

Cnoc Lios Uachtair: Connemara in the round

Near Glendoo Mountain, Dublin/Wicklow (Ireland)

Ballinacorbeg: Worth a brief visit

Glendalough Larger Loop

Conditions and Info
Use of MountainViews is governed by conditions.
General information about the site is here.
Opinions in material here are not necessarily endorsed by MountainViews.
Hillwalking is a risk sport. Information in comments, walks or shared GPS tracks may not be accurate for example as regards safety or access permission. You are responsible for your safety and your permission to walk see conditions.
Credits and list definitions are listed here Credits
Video display
Rating graphic.
Knockrower Mountain Cnoc Ramhar A name in Irish
(prob. Ir. Cnoc Ramhar [PDT], 'fat hill') Kerry County, in Arderin List, Green sandstone & purple siltstone Bedrock

Height: 554m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V93748 78454 This place has been logged as visited by 42 members. Recently by: shaunkelly, Lauranna, PeakPaul, eflanaga, hivisibility, melohara, eoghancarton, chalky, Colin Murphy, frankmc04, johnstna, Onzy, simoburn, omurchu, mcrtchly
I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -9.546045, Latitude: 51.948582 , Easting: 93748, Northing: 78454 Prominence: 59m,  Isolation: 1.3km
ITM: 493721 578516,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knckrw, 10 char: Knockrower
Bedrock type: Green sandstone & purple siltstone, (Glenflesk Chloritic Sandstone Formation)

Named Péicín on the Discovery map, but this seems an error.   Knockrower is the 409th highest place in Ireland.

Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/354/?PHPSESSID=1uudi891s8el0cod3gsmqmcqu1
COMMENTS for Knockrower 1 of 1
Good approach from the west .. by group   (Show all for Knockrower)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockrower in area Mangerton, Ireland
Picture: View from Knockbrack
 
john_desmond on Knockrower, 2006
by john_desmond  26 Apr 2006
Just a photo to put Knockrower in perspective. It is a well defined peak which is just West of Mangerton. The photo shows the view looking accross from Knockbrack. In the background are the Reeks with the highest summits in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/354/comment/2304/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
Rough Wild Wet .. by ciarraioch   (Show all for Knockrower)
 
The mystery of the dead sheep .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Knockrower)
 
I approached Knockrower from the South-East , ski .. by john_desmond   (Show all for Knockrower)
 
Knockrower offers plenty of choice of route from .. by dbloke   (Show all for Knockrower)
 
(End of comment section for Knockrower.)

OSi logo OSNI/LPS logo
British summit data courtesy:
Database of British & Irish Hills
(Creative Commons Licence)
"ASTER+": Hillshade and Contours
Courtesy of Tiles GIScience Research Group @ Heidelberg University More detail here
MountainViews.ie Hill-walking Website for the island of Ireland. 11 Million Visitors Per Year. 1200 Contributors.