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.
Detail Map Features
Find Suggested Walks
Find hill or mountain
Videos

Users Online:
mcrtchly, kernowclimber, majestic0110, Peter Walker, bryanjbarry, dillonkdy, ste_whelan, MichaelG55
Guests online: 67
Recent Contributions

Lake District: Helvellyn, Up Striding and down Swirral Edges

Lake District: Scafell & Scafell Pike

Cuilkillew: Another Route.

Knockaglana: Trespecers Beware.

Tonelagee: Unusual view

Kungsleden trail from Saltoluokta to Kvikkjokk

Fei Sheehy Challenge 2016

Lugnaquilla: How's Your Concentration?

Pic du Midi d'Ossau

Bouleevin: "Smelly Goat Hill"?

Aillwee: Barred Access

Near The Playbank, Breifne (Ireland)

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.
Killaha Mountain Hill Sliabh Choill Átha A name in Irish
Kerry County, in Carn List, Purple & green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 400m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 85 Grid Reference: V90620 66955 This summit has been logged as climbed by 13 members. Recently by: ciarraioch, ahendroff, chalky, thomas_g, vecnyhlad, Cobhclimber, normmc, three5four0, Conor74, sheslostcontrol, markmjcampion, pdtempan, john_desmond
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -9.587872, Latitude: 51.844655 , Easting: 90620, Northing: 66955 Prominence: 95m,   Isolation: 1.4km
ITM: 490594 567018,   GPS IDs, 6 char: KlhMnt, 10 char: KlhMntn
Bedrock type: Purple & green sandstone & siltstone, (Caha Mountain Formation)

Killaha Mountain is the 952nd highest summit in Ireland. Killaha Mountain is the most northerly summit in the Caha Mountains area.

Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/831/
COMMENTS for Killaha Mountain 1 of 1
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Killaha Mountain in area Caha Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Killaha Mountain and Mucksna
 
3 summits, 2 hours, 1 beautiful location
by Conor74  12 Jun 2010
Took this in as part of a circuit, see Knockeirka and Barraduff details for parking etc. From summit of Barraduff, Killaha due north, again a wire fence leads between the two, again this is met by a number of other fences, again none too difficult. Going difficult enough between the two, lots of boggy areas running east west and some had to be skirted - as we were walking it in June would imagine it could be a lot wetter at just about any other time. This part of the circuit is the toughest going, though again all walking and very little scrambling required. Took about 30 mins to get from peak to peak. Again, views from the top lovely, looking down over Kenmare town and across to Mucksna. Could have taken this in as part of a larger circuit, but we had a deadline. From the top we descended to about 300m at point V9125 6755 A and managed to spot a track which is not marked on maps, but which helped us move quickly enough to an old ruin at V9195 6769 B. From there it was easy enough to get onto the road, last few minutes on a concrete road. There are a couple of wire fences to cross, but nothing too tricky.

WARNING - (i) All 3 mountains contain a lot of fences for a good reason. Lots of sheep. This really is no place for a dog. At all. And (ii) the 2 hours was really for headline purposes, it took us about 2 hours 20 mins overall from car back to car, and we walked pretty fast, so allow a bit more time... Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/831/comment/5870/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
Second Top of a 3 top round .. by three5four0   (Show all for Killaha Mountain)
 
(End of comment section for Killaha Mountain.)

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