Knocknagur 310m hill, Maamturks Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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

Slieveboy Loop

Croughan ridge by going around Lough Acorrymore

Crocknafarragh SE Top: Climb it, but include one or more "cousins"

Baurtregaum Far NE Top: Great views from a so-so mountain

Scouting the start of the Galty Challenge.

Bunnacunneen South Top: Simple bag from nearby tops

molls gap loop walk

Bunnacunneen SE Top: Handy track

Simple ascent of Minaun.

Caherbarnagh East Top: A Hidden Gem Discovered

Puglia: Circuit south of Otranto

Corraun Hill: Views! what views?

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.
Knocknagur Hill Galway County, in Binnion List, Marbles, metavolcanics, schists, grits Bedrock

Height: 310m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 38 Grid Reference: L92500 53200
Place visited by 13 members. Recently by: PatHargan, billh999, bryanmccabe, juliewoods, trevorf, frankmc04, willmg, markwallace, paddyhillsbagger, chalky, Cobhclimber, eeimly, Jamessheerin
I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -9.621412, Latitude: 53.517959 , Easting: 92500, Northing: 253200 Prominence: 127m,  Isolation: 2.5km
ITM: 492473 753221,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc310, 10 char: Knocknagur
Bedrock type: Marbles, metavolcanics, schists, grits, (Lakes Marble Formation)

Knocknagur is the 1134th highest place in Ireland.

Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1131/?PHPSESSID=2phs0f4b6uck2iflrmgeb8v813
COMMENTS for Knocknagur 1 of 1
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knocknagur in area Maamturks, Ireland
Picture: Follow the Western Way!
 
A very steep slog!
by paddyhillsbagger  14 Jun 2015
Asked permission at a nearby farmhouse and parked off-road near L93258 52808 A which is a paved section of the Western Way. Headed roughly East below the very steep grassy slopes of Knocknagur then North up a rock free route to the top. A fence straddles the summit ridge of boggy peat hags and moor. Fantastic views of the Maumturks and Lough Corrib. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1131/comment/18121/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
(End of comment section for Knocknagur.)

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. 11 Million Visitors Per Year. 1300 Contributors.