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Nagles Mountains Area
Maximum height for area: 426.5 metres,   Summits in area: 9,   Maximum prominence for area: 293 metres, OSI/LPS Maps: 80, 81 For all tops   Highest summit: Knocknaskagh, 426.5m
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Knocknaskagh N Top Hill For origin of name, see Knocknaskagh. Cork County, in Carn List, Purple mudstone and sandstone Bedrock

Height: 406.3m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 80 Grid Reference: W69960 96124 This summit has been logged as climbed by 27 members. Recently by: tommccarthy, caiomhin, conormcbandon, eamonoc, Cobhclimber, madfrankie, hivisibility, Bron, acorn, bsheils, Onzy, thomas_g, petercrowley, sandman, jlk
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -8.439257, Latitude: 52.116702 , Easting: 169960, Northing: 96125 Prominence: 42.72m,   Isolation: 1.1km
ITM: 569916 596181,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc406, 10 char: KncknsNTop
Bedrock type: Purple mudstone and sandstone, (Ballytrasna Formation)

Knocknaskagh N Top is the 910th highest summit in Ireland. Knocknaskagh N Top is the second most northerly summit in the Nagles Mountains area.

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Forest walk .. by group   (Show all for Knocknaskagh N Top)
 
Don't under-estimate the pull of the dark stuff .. by thomas_g   (Show all for Knocknaskagh N Top)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knocknaskagh N Top in area Nagles Mountains, Ireland
Picture: wood you believe it?
 
jackill on Knocknaskagh N Top, 2007
by jackill  3 Sep 2007
I have to admit I was beaten by this mountain.Not by its massive height, but by its surrounding forestry , my tired legs which were worn nearly up to the knees after 19 kms walking, and the promise of a pint in Alberts bar in Fermoy. We left this 'til last on a circuit of the Nagles summits and thought "we'll pick it up on the way home".
Armed with no less that 3 gps units, 2 compasses ,maps and photos from trailmaster which clearly showed a track to the summit we arrived at a dead end 700 meters from the summit our way blocked by dense forest. After 30 minutes of cursing and swearing and debating and wandering in circles the thirst won! There is no way, short of crawling under the branches of a very dense forest to access this summit from the Knocknaskagh/Seefin side, or if there is its well hidden.
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SUIOCHAN MNA FINNE - NAGLES MOUNTAINS .. by bsheils   (Show all for Knocknaskagh N Top)
 
Suíochán Mná Finne .. by pdtempan   (Show all for Knocknaskagh N Top)
 
Elusive summit. .. by hivisibility   (Show all for Knocknaskagh N Top)
 
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