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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 This summit has been logged as climbed by 37 members. Recently by: PeakPaul, IainT, Martinpeak, CaptainVertigo, muddyboots, marcheur92, trekker, ciarraioch, shaunkelly, simoburn, chalky, dmc, suiladoir, thomas_g, sbender
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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 547th highest summit 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)
 
There are only a few things that actually improve .. by simon3   (Show all for Knocknagorraveela)
 
The ridge SW from this summit has very rough grou .. by simon3   (Show all for Knocknagorraveela)
 
milo on Knocknagorraveela, 2008
by milo  4 Jan 2008
No pictures, due to a dull 29th December. No eponymous midges either. With adjoining tops of Cummer, Derrysallagh and perhaps also Feorus an entertaining deviation from the Bunane to Killaha section of the Beara Way was achieved. Access is no problem by this route and it is worth going some 200m SW of the apparent summit for a sneaky peek down to the upper Inchquin valley with two hanging lakes and to the vivid fields of what Simon3 refers to as 'Inchquin Park': a pay-in facility which has been the subject of some controversy. The walk took about 4 1/2 easy hours car to car, well suited to a wintry day Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/441/comment/2935/
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The long, narrow summit of Knocknagorraveela offe .. by colin murphy   (Show all for Knocknagorraveela)
 
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