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Knocknagowan Mountain Cnoc na nGamhann A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc na nGamhann [OSNB], 'hill of the calves') Kerry County, in Arderin List, Green sandstone & purple siltstone Bedrock

Height: 574m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 79 Grid Reference: W18607 85020
Place visited by 37 members. Recently by: shaunkelly, ilenia, PeakPaul, mountainmike, ciarraioch, tommccarthy, Wildrover, eamonoc, melohara, Onzy, muddyboots, Fergalh, simoburn, chalky, Cobhclimber
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Longitude: -9.186153, Latitude: 52.011752 , Easting: 118607, Northing: 85020 Prominence: 37m,  Isolation: 2km
ITM: 518574 585079,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc574, 10 char: Knckngwn
Bedrock type: Green sandstone & purple siltstone, (Glenflesk Chloritic Sandstone Formation)

This southern outlier of Caherbarnagh overlooks the upper reaches of the Clydagh Valley.   Knocknagowan is the 352nd highest place in Ireland.

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Do it once cause it scares you .. by group   (Show all for Knocknagowan)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knocknagowan in area Paps/Derrynasaggart, Ireland
Picture: The view to the west
 
jackill on Knocknagowan, 2005
by jackill  3 Oct 2005
I reached Knocknagowan after a tough walk across the very bog described by SDillmore from Knocknabro. This summit is rather flat and featureless again with no summit cairn and nothing to build one from. There are great views to the west with Mangerton hulking behind the Paps, Stoompa and Crohane. To the east there is a windfarm in the Clydagh valley and Mullaghanish and its masts dominates.I headed down from this summit to meet the road at W175 839 B. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/320/comment/1982/
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Climbed this on the way to Caherbranagh. It make .. by SDillmore   (Show all for Knocknagowan)
 
Boggy even in fine weather .. by thomas_g   (Show all for Knocknagowan)
 
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