Welcome to MountainViews
If you want to use the website often please enrol (quick and free) at top right.
Overview
Detail
Zoom: ??
For more map options click on any mountain area or any detail feature.
Find Suggested Walks
Find hill, mountain, island, coastal feature.
Videos
(none available)
Users Online:
Guests online: 115
Recent Contributions

Corranabinnia Horseshoe

Near Glendoo Mountain, Dublin/Wicklow (Ireland)

Crazy Hounds

Curra Hill: Cloudy Climb

Cnoc Lios Uachtair: Connemara in the round

Glendalough Larger Loop

Cnoc Mordáin: Long Connemara Summer Evening

Ballinacorbeg: Worth a brief visit

Day 21 Germany Trip

Ballinafunshoge: Eastern View

Day 19 Germany Trip

Ballinafunshoge: Nice approach along the track from Sleamaine

Conditions and Info
Use of MountainViews is governed by conditions.
General information about the site is here.
Opinions in material here are not necessarily endorsed by MountainViews.
Hillwalking is a risk sport. Information in comments, walks or shared GPS tracks may not be accurate for example as regards safety or access permission. You are responsible for your safety and your permission to walk see conditions.
Credits and list definitions are listed here Credits
Video display
Rating graphic.
Glenkeel Top Hill Cork County, in Carn List, Green-grey sandstone & purple siltstone Bedrock

Height: 417m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 85 Grid Reference: V83982 54152 This place has been logged as visited by 8 members. Recently by: PeakPaul, shaunkelly, simoburn, jcincork, David-Guenot, Moek, Conor74, ahendroff
I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -9.679869, Latitude: 51.7283 , Easting: 83982, Northing: 54152 Prominence: 85m,  Isolation: 1.4km
ITM: 483957 554218,   GPS IDs, 6 char: GlnkTp, 10 char: GlnklTop
Bedrock type: Green-grey sandstone & purple siltstone, (Gun Point Formation)

Glenkeel Top is the 861st highest place in Ireland.

Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/749/?PHPSESSID=bg92eoetla4klkf234cutlsam3
COMMENTS for Glenkeel Top 1 of 1
Wild and remote-Part One .. by David-Guenot   (Show all for Glenkeel Top)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Glenkeel Top in area Caha Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Approaching the red rocky summit (left), minor top to the right
 
Wild and remote - Part Two
by David-Guenot  15 Apr 2014
Then started the long slog back to Knockowen along the Canshanavoe ridge. The snow soon stopped and melt immediately, and despite a few detours to avoid some peat hags, ponds and the usual boggy patches, the going was relatively easy until I reached the SW slopes of Knockeirky. It was now a matter of finding my way across long slabs of rocks, separated by narrow but soggy lines of grassy ground. Crossed a stream S of Cushnaficulla and began my second ascent of the day of Knockowen, on boggy, slippery ground first, then again across large bands of rock. Reached the top of the "Spine" about 1h15 after I had left pt. 523m on Canshanavoe. Next (and last) target of the day: Stookeennalackareha (see comment on this summit for end of the walk).
As a conclusion on Glenkeel Top: definitely to be taken as part of a longer route, and worth the detour, as the surroundings are beautiful and remote. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/749/comment/16011/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
(End of comment section for Glenkeel Top.)

OSi logo OSNI/LPS logo
British summit data courtesy:
Database of British & Irish Hills
(Creative Commons Licence)
"ASTER+": Hillshade and Contours
Courtesy of Tiles GIScience Research Group @ Heidelberg University More detail here
MountainViews.ie Hill-walking Website for the island of Ireland. 11 Million Visitors Per Year. 1200 Contributors.