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Ardnageer Mountain Ard na gCaor A name in Irish, also Knockgorm an extra name in English (Ir. Ard na gCaor [JOK], 'height of the berries') Donegal County in Ulster Province, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred Lists, Main granite (adamellite) Bedrock

Height: 642m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 11 Grid Reference: G96972 90895
Place visited by 142 members. Recently by: Ianhhill, annem, BleckCra, abptraining, Seamy13, Haulie, derekfanning, AlanReid, abeach, No1Grumbler, sofearghail, derekpkearney, DSutherland, ilenia, wicklore
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Longitude: -8.047778, Latitude: 54.765938 , Easting: 196972, Northing: 390895 Prominence: 77m,  Isolation: 0.8km
ITM: 596925 890884,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Ardngr, 10 char: Ardnageer
Bedrock type: Main granite (adamellite), (Barnesmore Granite, G2 variety)

Also known as Knockgorm   Ard na gCaor is the 211th highest place in Ireland.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/205/
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Fine rocky summit .. by group   (Show all for Ardnageer (Ard na gCaor))
 
Climbed June 7th – Leaving Croaghbane IG97850 91 .. by eflanaga   (Show all for Ardnageer (Ard na gCaor))
 
From N15 through Barnesmore Gap follow signs for .. by gerrym   (Show all for Ardnageer (Ard na gCaor))
 
A rare break in the fog revealed Lough Belshade t .. by bryanmccabe   (Show all for Ardnageer (Ard na gCaor))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Ardnageer (<i>Ard na gCaor</i>) in area Bluestack Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Near the summit, looking over Loughs Belshade and Eske
 
Scramble To The Summit
by Aidy  19 Aug 2014
I started from the Reelan Valley, heading almost to the top of Glascarns Hill, but just short of the summit I bore west, across the flank of Croaghbane, crossing the Effernagh River high up where it was only about a foot wide. As I had climbed Croaghbane before, and today I wanted to get as far as Lavagh Beg, I stayed below the summit, and made straight for Ardnageer. I scrambled up the steep northeast side and reached the summit marked by a cairn. The rest of my intended walk over Ardnageer SW Top, Croaghgorm, Lavagh More and Lavagh Beg now stretched out in front of me. Great views in the other directions too, particularly down over Lough Belshade and Lough Eske. I would have liked to have taken the time to explore the southeastern slopes looking down over Lough Belshade, but I had a long walk still ahead, so had to leave it for another day. Instead, it was onwards to Ardnageer SW Top. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/205/comment/17625/
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