Knocknagantee 676m mountain, Dunkerron Mountains Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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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,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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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 106 members. Recently by: Krumel, Ulsterpooka, marcellawalking, FrankMc1964, JimMc, ilenia, hivisibility, muddyboots, Lauranna, PaulNolan, Dbosonnet, PeakPaul, johnstna, IainT, jacek22m
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Longitude: -9.935714, Latitude: 51.893688 , Easting: 66796, Northing: 72992 Prominence: 101m,  Isolation: 1.2km
ITM: 466774 573052,   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.

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Hill of the Conversations .. by group   (Show all for Knocknagantee)
 
Knocknagantee can be reached as part of a circuit .. by simon3   (Show all for Knocknagantee)
 
Knocknagantee - East Ridge (On the right) with Ke .. by eric   (Show all for Knocknagantee)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knocknagantee in area Dunkerron Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Lough Coomanassig spilling into Eagles Lough
 
peterkerry on Knocknagantee, 2009
by peterkerry  3 Jun 2009
Great walking in the area with the great weather last weekend! We started up the road/track from the farmyard in Gloragh then cut off east to the base of Eagles Lough, up the LHS of the waterfall & kept left of Lough Coomanassig heading straight out the back of the coom before swinging west then south-west to the flatish summit marked by a stone pyramid (man made!). Descended via the farmers road which isn't far WNW from the summit.

PS - mountain known locally as Coomanassig or Coomassig in case you're looking for directions from Sneem. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/147/comment/3802/
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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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