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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: 16, OSI/LPS Maps: 22, 30
Highest place: Croaghaun, 688m Maximum height for area: 688 metres, Maximum prominence for area: 688 metres,
KnockmoreHillClare IslandIslandAn Cnoc Mór A name in Irish also Croaghmore an extra name in English (prob. Ir. An Cnoc Mór [PDT], 'the great hill')MayoCounty, in Carn List, Laminated red & green siltstone Bedrock
Landing grid ref.: L71500 85200 Reachable "On Foot " Y Height:462mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 30Grid Reference: L66929 86178This place has been logged as visited by 60 members. Recently by: supersullivan, conormcbandon, scapania, Lauranna, paddyhillsbagger, TommyV, Oileanach, frankmc04, MichaelE, GoldCircle, Dundalk98, gwyniemac, jfk, chalky, Moneenman I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
Knockmore is the highest peak on Clare Island. Of all the Irish islands, only Achill has higher mountains than Clare. Walks: for a route taking in Bengorm, Corranabinnia and Glennamong, see Whilde & Simms, New Irish Walk Guide - West and North, 74-75. According to this source, the hill is also known as Croaghmore.
Knockmore is the 682nd highest place in Ireland. Knockmore is the second most southerly summit in the Achill/Corraun area. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/571/?PHPSESSID=44j6op6cuqgkrph1clc6077hj2