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KnockmoreHillClare IslandIslandAn Cnoc Mór A name in Irish also Croaghmore an extra name in English (prob. Ir. An Cnoc Mór [PDT], 'the great hill')MayoCounty, in Carn List, Laminated red & green siltstone Bedrock
Landing grid ref.: L71500 85200 Reachable "On Foot " Y Height:462mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 30Grid Reference: L66929 86178This place has been logged as visited by 58 members. Recently by: scapania, Lauranna, paddyhillsbagger, TommyV, Oileanach, frankmc04, MichaelE, GoldCircle, Dundalk98, gwyniemac, jfk, chalky, Moneenman, juliewoods, Jamessheerin I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
Knockmore is the highest peak on Clare Island. Of all the Irish islands, only Achill has higher mountains than Clare. Walks: for a route taking in Bengorm, Corranabinnia and Glennamong, see Whilde & Simms, New Irish Walk Guide - West and North, 74-75. According to this source, the hill is also known as Croaghmore.
Knockmore is the 630th highest summit in Ireland. Knockmore is the second most southerly summit in the Achill/Corraun area. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/571/