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Knockanaffrin Mountain Cnoc an Aifrinn A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc an Aifrinn [OSI], 'hill of the mass') Waterford County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Green thick-bedded conglomerate Bedrock

Height: 755m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 75 Grid Reference: S28560 15290 This place has been logged as visited by 306 members. Recently by: bobbar, breathp, PaulNolan, oakesave, DeltaP, john_k52, Reeks2011, Juanita, millsd1, Dean, ilenia, johncromie, Hadleigh, IainT, Kiwitrekker
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Longitude: -7.58229, Latitude: 52.288968 , Easting: 228560, Northing: 115290 Prominence: 289m,  Isolation: 1.1km
ITM: 628497 615337,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Kncknf, 10 char: Kncknfrn
Bedrock type: Green thick-bedded conglomerate, (Treanearla Formation)

Knockanaffrin is the third highest mountain in the Comeragh Mountains area and the 75th highest in Ireland.

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This was the last hill on our circuit of the Nire .. by sinbadw   (Show all for Knockanaffrin)
 
Linear NW Knockanaffrin ridge walk
by Colin Murphy  26 Apr 2010
Having the benefit of two cars, started at 322 145 A, which is an official trail to the Gap and starts beside a farmyard, complete with a sign denoting distances to various points and warnings about 'at own risk' etc. Followed the trail to the Gap (1 hour) then headed NW for another hour's haul up to Knockanaffrin. From there continued on to Knocksheegowna and descended the ridge to re-emerge on the road at point 255 813 B, where there is a track and room to park a car or two. Total walking time four hours, and a spectacular ridge with great rocky tops, steep cliffs to the east and wonderful views. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/74/comment/4664/
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Knocking on Heaven's Door .. by gerrym   (Show all for Knockanaffrin)
 
Comeragh trek .. by Kennyj   (Show all for Knockanaffrin)
 
lovely, moderate ridge walk from Knocksheegowna t .. by dara   (Show all for Knockanaffrin)
 
Lough Mohra .. by pdtempan   (Show all for Knockanaffrin)
 
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