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Suggested Walks Starting on the detail map above. Hopefully useful.
Important Note: Walks presented here are members shared tracks shown in the hope that they may be useful to you but with no guarantee. You need to determine whether any given track is appropriate for you and your party as per these conditions.
Place count in area: 128, OSI/LPS Maps: 28B, 49, 50, 55, 56, 61, 62, AWW
Highest place: Lugnaquilla, 925m Maximum height for area: 925 metres, Maximum prominence for area: 905 metres,
KnocknagunMountainCnoc na gCon A name in Irish also Cloghnagun an extra name in English (prob. Ir. Cnoc na gCon [PDT], 'hill of the dogs')Dublin/ WicklowCounty, in Arderin List, Pale grey fine to coarse-grained granite Bedrock
Height:555mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 56Grid Reference: O16367 18553This place has been logged as visited by 341 members. Recently by: msammon, livelife2thefull, killyman1, des carroll, pmaher, Niamhq, Bunsen7, hilde, Gus, hannukkah, Lauranna, KevinRoche, tmsr, Damien25, lw24 I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
Longitude: -6.259197, Latitude: 53.204921 , Easting: 316367, Northing: 218553 Prominence: 63m, Isolation: 1.3km ITM: 716292 718580, GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc555, 10 char: Knocknagun Bedrock type: Pale grey fine to coarse-grained granite, (Type 2e equigranular)
Cloch na gCon, 'stone of the dogs', is the name of the remarkable boulder near the summit [PNCW].
Knocknagun is the 384th highest summit in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/351/