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.
Detail Map Features
Showing 1 items:
Knockroe 168m,
Find Suggested Walks
Find hill, mountain, island, coastal feature.
Videos
(none available)
Recent Contributions
Get Notifications

Binevenagh: PAAI ag dreapadh ar Bhinn Fhoibhne

Rocky Island: Rocky Island

Exceptional wooded walk with island options!

Sunny Day Outing

Gearhane: Looks narrower from the north but offers a surprise!

Beennabrack: Steep Cliffs to the North

Causeway enjoyment

Binevenagh: Cliffs, woodland, a lake on top and magnificent views

Binevenagh: Access issues and warning of rockfalls

Brandon Peak: One of the best for sure

Ashford Demesne visit

Brandon Peak: Garran Ceoil

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
North West Midlands Area   SW: Abbeyknockmoy Subarea
Place count in area: 5, OSI/LPS Maps: 32, 33, 39, 40, 46, 47 
Highest place:
Slieve Bawn, 262m
Maximum height for area: 262 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 207 metres,

Places in area North West Midlands:
E: Roscommon Hills:   Moydow 165mSlieve Bawn 262m
N: Ballaghaderreen:   Bockagh Hill 227m
SW: Abbeyknockmoy:   Knockroe 168m
SW: Tuam:   Knockma 167m

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
Rating graphic.
Knockroe Hill Galway County in Connacht Province, in Binnion List, Undifferentiated limestone Bedrock

Height: 168m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 46 Grid Reference: M50706 41317
Place visited by 16 members. Recently by: magnumpig, peter1, wicklore, Jamessheerin, conormcbandon, Podgemus, TommyV, moggy40t, moggy40, Geo, eamonoc, Glanman2, chalky, paddyhillsbagger, sandman
I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -8.742143, Latitude: 53.419918 , Easting: 150706, Northing: 241317 Prominence: 107m,  Isolation: 16.2km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 550668 741345,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc168, 10 char: Knockro168
Bedrock type: Undifferentiated limestone, (Visean Limestones (undifferentiated))

Knockroe is the third highest hill in the North West Midlands area and the 1447th highest in Ireland. Knockroe is the most southerly summit in the North West Midlands area.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1330/
COMMENTS for Knockroe 1 of 1  
Follow this place's comments
Cram Packed. .. by sandman   (Show all for Knockroe )
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockroe  in area North West Midlands, Ireland
Picture: A crowded summit.
 
Short stroll
by TommyV  29 Oct 2018
Nothing additional to add to the route described by Sandman. As the area around Knockroe is very flat, the views are are quite nice from a summit that is only 168 meters. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1330/comment/20100/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
Small hill in flat area .. by Fergalh   (Show all for Knockroe )
 
(End of comment section for Knockroe .)

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