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Blackstairs Mountains Area
Maximum height for area: 794.4 metres,   Summits in area: 14,   Maximum prominence for area: 706.4 metres, OSI/LPS Maps: 68 For all tops   Highest summit: Mount Leinster, 794.4m
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Knockroe Mountain Cnoc Rua A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc Rua [PNCC*], 'red hill') Carlow County, in Arderin List, Pale, fine to coarse-grained granite Bedrock

Height: 540m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 68 Grid Reference: S81950 49638 This summit has been logged as climbed by 123 members. Recently by: liz50, millsd1, Geo, carofurey, strangeweaver, walker26, peter1, Ulsterpooka, muddyboots, Wilderness, Kennyj, frankmc04, ckilm, GSheehy, SenanFoley
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -6.7915, Latitude: 52.592247 , Easting: 281950, Northing: 149638 Prominence: 95m,   Isolation: 3km
ITM: 681881 649682,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knckr, 10 char: Knockroe
Bedrock type: Pale, fine to coarse-grained granite, (Blackstones Type 2 Equigranular Granite)

Knockroe is the 445th highest summit in Ireland. Knockroe is the third highest point in county Carlow.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockroe in area Blackstairs Mountains, Ireland
csd on Knockroe, 2004
by csd  6 Apr 2004
The Aughnabirsky River provides pleasant companionship on the walk up to Knockroe. This picture was taken at 834 486 A, looking downstream. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/376/comment/913/
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We parked at the forest entrance on the R702 at 8 .. by csd   (Show all for Knockroe)
Another picture of Knockroe (on the left of the p .. by Ballyhoura   (Show all for Knockroe)
Easy climb for the kids... .. by tmsr   (Show all for Knockroe)
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