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Meenard Mtn W Top: Easier ascent.

Cloonagh: What's in a Name.

An alternative access route to minimise the forest bashing required

Knockavoe: Short walk to the trig pillar

Knockavoe - a welcome addition

Knockavoe: Great Viewing Platform

A distinctive trig piered top emerging from the forestry

New summit added

Knockaunapeebra: A view of mountains, coums, waterfall and sea.

Ben of Fore

An unremarkable top

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Knocklaur Mountain Cnoc Láir A name in Irish
(prob. Ir. Cnoc Láir [PDT], 'middle hill') Galway/ Mayo County, in Arderin, Irish Best Hundred Lists, Sandstone & conglomerate, ignimbrite Bedrock

Height: 518m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 38 Grid Reference: L93561 63112 This summit has been logged as climbed by 67 members. Recently by: maike, Ulsterpooka, mountainmike, simoburn, frankmc04, melohara, chalky, trevorf, hivisibility, Rob_Lee, HillmanImp, PeteBog, douginireland, pavelbodi, Onzy
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -9.609229, Latitude: 53.607378 , Easting: 93561, Northing: 263112 Prominence: 43m,   Isolation: 1.9km
ITM: 493506 763152,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Kncklr, 10 char: Knocklaur
Bedrock type: Sandstone & conglomerate, ignimbrite, (Mweelrea Formation)

The name Knocklaur is marked about 1 km E of this peak on the Discovery map. As there is no summit at this point, it is not clear exactly which hill the name applies to.   Knocklaur is the 507th highest summit in Ireland.

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The northerly nose of Knocklaur sticking impressi .. by simon3   (Show all for Knocklaur)
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knocklaur in area Partry/Joyce Country, Ireland
View from the North
by fingalscave  15 Feb 2012
I recently posted a photo outlining a route up Knocklaur. From the angle it was taken, it doesn't portray the immense bulk and dramatic profile of this northern spur. This one gives a better impression. Taken from around L928 648 A while descending from Devilsmother North Top. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/414/comment/6686/
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View from the north. .. by simon3   (Show all for Knocklaur)
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