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Knockreagh Mountain An Cnoc Riabhach A name in Irish
(Ir. An Cnoc Riabhach [OSI], 'the grey/brindled hill') Kerry County, in Arderin List, Purple & green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 500m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 84 Grid Reference: V82698 61358 This summit has been logged as climbed by 31 members. Recently by: Martinpeak, melohara, Wilderness, Onzy, GSheehy, shaunkelly, ciarraioch, simoburn, chalky, thomas_g, dmc, suiladoir, noelvontrap, markmjcampion, Cobhclimber
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Longitude: -9.700875, Latitude: 51.792768 , Easting: 82698, Northing: 61358 Prominence: 65m,   Isolation: 1.4km
ITM: 482673 561422,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knckrg, 10 char: Knockreagh
Bedrock type: Purple & green sandstone & siltstone, (Caha Mountain Formation)

Knockreagh is the 568th highest summit in Ireland.

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Easy and Hard Roads
Short Summary created by Onzy,  21 Jul 2015
Knockreagh is the northern outlier of the summits which circle Grantrasna.

From the west, on the R571, there is a gated farm track at V80519 60522 A with room to park one car without blocking the entrance. From here the track leads almost to the summit and an out-and-back from here should take less than 90 minutes. Knockreagh could also be approached from parking deep within Glantrasna itself, at V82637 59648 B, although this involves some steep overgrown ground, particularly at the lower reaches.

A more complete route is to take in the summit as part of a circuit of the entire valley. Parking at either point allows access to a round taking in Knockreagh, Coomnadiha, Caha (not MV-listed), Droppa and Cummenbaun. In either case an amount of road-walking will be necessary. The entire circuit should take around 6 hours. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/456/comment/5215/
 
In many ways the most interesting places in the C .. by simon3   (Show all for Knockreagh)
 
En route to Knockreagh from Coomnadiha one happen .. by colin murphy   (Show all for Knockreagh)
 
Some photos to add of the mountains, valleys & ha .. by eric   (Show all for Knockreagh)
 
Around 350m north of the summit of Knockreagh the .. by simon3   (Show all for Knockreagh)
 
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