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Knockalough Hill Cnoc an Loig A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc an Loig [OSI], 'hill of the hollow') Tipperary County, in Carn List, Greywacke, siltstone & grit Bedrock

Height: 427m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 66 Grid Reference: R98223 58466 This summit has been logged as climbed by 23 members. Recently by: hivisibility, sandman, jasonmc, eamonoc, peter1, chalky, masiakaBlr, Fergalh, conormcbandon, peterturner, guestuser, mbourke, acorn, paddyhillsbagger, shaunkelly
I have climbed this summit: YES (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -8.027017, Latitude: 52.677738 , Easting: 198223, Northing: 158466 Prominence: 205m,   Isolation: 4.4km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 598173 658508,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Kncklg, 10 char: Kncklgh
Bedrock type: Greywacke, siltstone & grit, (Hollyford Formation)

Knockalough is the 815th highest summit in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockalough in area Shannon, Ireland
Picture: Head for the Hills, Knockalough from Upperchurch
 
Viewless hidden top. Wellies useful at times.
Short Summary created by simon3, jackill,  18 Oct 2011
Park at the forest opening R98851 59695 A, room for 5 cars. There is a map here that is worth studying for example if you want to make a loop of the walk. Meander up the track for about 2 kms until you reach a tee-junction at R9841258602 B. Turn left at this and then right after around 120m along a muddy forest road. With dense trees to your right walk SW around 240 metres until you come to R9824758399 C, a small path N through the forest. Follow this for 60m to find the trig pillar.
Up and down should take 90 to 110 minutes. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/706/comment/5465/
 
A modest hill-top memorial .. by madfrankie   (Show all for Knockalough)
 
Easy loop. .. by oldsoldier   (Show all for Knockalough)
 
Views on the way up. .. by simon3   (Show all for Knockalough)
 
Well hidden trig point .. by acorn   (Show all for Knockalough)
 
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