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Dunkerron Mountains Area
Place count in area: 65, OSI/LPS Maps: 78, 83, 84, 85 
Highest place:
Stumpa Dúloigh, 784m
Maximum height for area: 784 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 528 metres,

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Knocknagantee Mountain Cnoc na gCainte A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc na gCainte [TH], 'hill of the conversations') Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 676m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78/83 Grid Reference: V66796 72992
Place visited by 102 members. Recently by: JimMc, ilenia, hivisibility, muddyboots, Lauranna, PaulNolan, Dbosonnet, PeakPaul, johnstna, IainT, jacek22m, tommccarthy, jimgraham, millsd1, liz50
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Longitude: -9.9357, Latitude: 51.893707 , Easting: 66796, Northing: 72992 Prominence: 101m,  Isolation: 1.2km
ITM: 466775 573054,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knckng, 10 char: Knckngnt
Bedrock type: Green sandstone & siltstone, (St. Finans Sandstone Formation)

The track to the summit makes Knocknagantee one of the more easily accessible peaks on the long, remote ridge between Ballaghbeama and Coomakista.   Knocknagantee is the 152nd highest place in Ireland.

Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/147/?PHPSESSID=m087sajbo7uebjb63j8bkk8b65
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Hill of the Conversations .. by group   (Show all for Knocknagantee)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knocknagantee in area Dunkerron Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Knocknagantee from the SW
 
simon3 on Knocknagantee, 2005
by simon3  12 Sep 2005
Knocknagantee can be reached as part of a circuit of Coomavoher or as described by csd. The end of a track is shown to the left of a white post in the foreground of the picture which was taken from SW of the summit. This track can be reached from roads to the east.

Knocknagantee sticks out like the prow of a ship heading south. An impressive southern marker of the flat boggy plateau to the north of it. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/147/comment/1940/
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Knocknagantee - East Ridge (On the right) with Ke .. by eric   (Show all for Knocknagantee)
 
Great walking in the area with the great weather .. by peterkerry   (Show all for Knocknagantee)
 
Bedposts of the boggy bower. .. by simon3   (Show all for Knocknagantee)
 
Access to Knocknagantee is slightly tricky - foll .. by csd   (Show all for Knocknagantee)
 
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