Cookies. This website uses cookies, which are small text files that the website puts on your computer to facilitate operation. Cookies help us provide a better service to you. They are used to track general user traffic information and to help the website function properly.

Click to hide this notice for 30 days.
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 overview map area or any detail map feature.
Find Suggested Walks
Find hill, mountain, island, coastal feature.
Videos

Recent Contributions
Get Notifications

Spire of Lyod

Dumyat: Dont be a dum' person climb this one

Andrew Gannel Hill: Gannell would be proud to have this hill named after him

Andrew Gannel Hill: Final Hill in round

Ben Cleuch: County Top worth Visiting

Ben Ever: If EVER you visit a summit make it this one

Mountain of Iron 3 peaks A fine wilderness walk on a fine October day.

The Nebit: Named after Rab C ?

Waddles Down: Short Waddle to trig

Stoke Hill: No Potteries in sight

White Down: For list tickers only

Union Rock

Conditions and Info
Use of MountainViews is governed by conditions and a privacy policy.
Read general information about the site.
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 the credits and list definitions.
Video display
Comeragh Mountains Area
Place count in area: 23, OSI/LPS Maps: 74, 75, 81, 82 
Highest place:
Kilclooney Mountain, 792m
Maximum height for area: 792 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 626 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
Rating graphic.
Coumfea West Top Mountain Srón Chom Fia A name in Irish
(Ir. Srón Chom Fia [PND*], 'nose of the hollow of the deer') Waterford County in Munster Province, in Arderin Beg, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Green thick-bedded conglomerate Bedrock

Height: 711m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 75 Grid Reference: S28112 09486
Place visited by 229 members. Recently by: bandre, chelman7, tphase, deirdrec, padstowe, Jay9, nevgeoran, Maire-Ni, abcd, Hjonna, jgfitz, Grumbler, TipsyDempy, Liamob, MountainHunter
I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -7.589219, Latitude: 52.236879 , Easting: 228112, Northing: 109486 Prominence: 16m,  Isolation: 1.4km
ITM: 628057 609539,   GPS IDs, 6 char: CmfWst, 10 char: CmfWstTp
Bedrock type: Green thick-bedded conglomerate, (Treanearla Formation)

Srón Chom Fhiaidh is the form given by Power. Other hills in the same townland (Lyre) are: Cnoc Bán, 'white hill', Cnoc a' Ghirrfhéidh, 'hill of the hare' and Cnoc a' Chrocaire, 'hill of the hangman' (PND).   Coumfea West Top is the 103rd highest place in Ireland.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/102/
COMMENTS for Coumfea West Top << Prev page 1 2  
Follow this place's comments
I approached Coumfea West Top from the west, head .. by csd   (Show all for Coumfea West Top)
 
First top climbed on the Comeragh Plateau .. by Harry Goodman   (Show all for Coumfea West Top)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Coumfea West Top in area Comeragh Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Coumalocha.
 
csd on Coumfea West Top, 2010
by csd  5 Apr 2010
As Simon noted, the summit itself consists of a very small and very unremarkable pile of stones. The true star is the corrie, or coum immediately northeast of the summit. This shot shows two of the tarns lying at Coumfea's feet. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/102/comment/4585/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
A Feast of Coums .. by gerrym   (Show all for Coumfea West Top)
 
Nire Valley Walk .. by davsheen   (Show all for Coumfea West Top)
 
COMMENTS for Coumfea West Top << Prev page 1 2
(End of comment section for Coumfea West Top.)

OSi logo OSNI/LPS logo
Some mapping:
Open Street Map
(Various variations used.)
British summit data courtesy:
Database of British & Irish Hills
(Creative Commons Licence)
MountainViews.ie, a Hill-walking Website for the island of Ireland. 2100 Summiteers, 1400 Contributors, Monthly Newsletter since 2007