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

Users Online:
Guests online: 230
Recent Contributions
Get Notifications

Near Scarr, Wicklow (Ireland)

Ben Crom: To the heart of Mourne

Knockmulanane: Airy ridge with sea and upland views. Cliffs to the east.

Cnoc na Bánóige: Ridge summit with some cliffs and great views.

Teevnabinnia: Hill overlooks Killary Fjord on ridge to Mweelrea

Drumnalifferny Round

Crockastoller: No Crock of gold on this one

Slieve Daeane: A hat-trick of cairns (part 2)

There's close, and there's too close

Slieve Daeane: Projecting light and shadow onto Carrowmore (part 1)

A tough Glendowan Mountain circuit

Purple Mountain: Purple Range

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
Caha Mountains Area   E: Glengarriff Subarea
Place count in area: 57, OSI/LPS Maps: 83, 84, 85, 88 
Highest place:
Hungry Hill, 682m
Maximum height for area: 682 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 400 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
Rating graphic.
Gowlbeg Mountain Hill Cork County in Munster Province, in Binnion List, Purple & green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 362m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 85 Grid Reference: V89033 52798
Place visited by 8 members. Recently by: eamonoc, Fergalh, markwallace, jcincork, thomas_g, simoburn, chalky, dusted
I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -9.606366, Latitude: 51.717158 , Easting: 89033, Northing: 52798 Prominence: 135m,  Isolation: 1.7km
ITM: 489007 552864,   GPS IDs, 6 char: GwlbMn, 10 char: GwlbgMntn
Bedrock type: Purple & green sandstone & siltstone, (Caha Mountain Formation)

Gowlbeg Mountain is the 1034th highest place in Ireland.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1091/
COMMENTS for Gowlbeg Mountain 1 of 1  
Follow this place's comments
Nice views for a small mountain .. by group   (Show all for Gowlbeg Mountain )
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Gowlbeg Mountain  in area Caha Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Sugarloaf & Bantry Bay
 
Scowlbeg
by thomas_g  2 Jan 2015
While it's possible to walk on a bearing from where the Beara Way enters the trees near the lakes in the valley to the north, the ground varies from knee high to waist high grass with lots of hidden rocks and hole, so it's only for total masochists. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1091/comment/17758/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
The Gowler! not as bad as it looks .. by eamonoc   (Show all for Gowlbeg Mountain )
 
(End of comment section for Gowlbeg Mountain .)

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