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Knocknagorraveela Mountain Cnoc na gCorrmhíolta A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc na gCorrmhíolta [OSI], 'hill of the midges') Kerry County, in Arderin List, Purple & green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 507m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 85 Grid Reference: V87174 62520
Place visited by 39 members. Recently by: melohara, Onzy, PeakPaul, IainT, Martinpeak, CaptainVertigo, muddyboots, marcheur92, trekker, ciarraioch, shaunkelly, simoburn, chalky, dmc, suiladoir
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Longitude: -9.636408, Latitude: 51.804127 , Easting: 87174, Northing: 62520 Prominence: 152m,  Isolation: 1.2km
ITM: 487148 562584,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc508, 10 char: Knckngrvl
Bedrock type: Purple & green sandstone & siltstone, (Caha Mountain Formation)

Alternatively this name may derive from Cnoc na Garbhghaile [T6000], 'hill of the rough wind'.   Knocknagorraveela is the 511th highest place in Ireland.

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Access (from) all areas .. by group   (Show all for Knocknagorraveela)
 
Potentially there are a lot of access points for .. by simon3   (Show all for Knocknagorraveela)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knocknagorraveela in area Caha Mountains, Ireland
 
simon3 on Knocknagorraveela, 2006
by simon3  19 Nov 2006
There are only a few things that actually improve during wet weather on the hills. And one of them is this waterfall seen here during a rainy spell one November. The water falls around 120m at the head of the Clonee valley from a small lake at Cummeenaloughaun. The white foaming water on the black unvegetated rock makes this a particularly striking display. The green fields below are part of the Gleninchiquin park. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/441/comment/2549/
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The ridge SW from this summit has very rough grou .. by simon3   (Show all for Knocknagorraveela)
 
No pictures, due to a dull 29th December. No epon .. by milo   (Show all for Knocknagorraveela)
 
The long, narrow summit of Knocknagorraveela offe .. by colin murphy   (Show all for Knocknagorraveela)
 
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