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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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Knocknabreeda Mountain An Cnoc Breac A name in Irish
(Ir. An Cnoc Breac [TH], 'the speckled hill') Kerry County, in Arderin List, Green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 569m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V81500 79336
Place visited by 61 members. Recently by: elin, ilenia, eamonoc, muddyboots, PeakPaul, hivisibility, tommccarthy, Martinpeak, Wilderness, eoghancarton, PeteBog, melohara, trekker, CaptainVertigo, Onzy
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Longitude: -9.724398, Latitude: 51.954014 , Easting: 81500, Northing: 79336 Prominence: 74m,  Isolation: 2.3km
ITM: 481476 579396,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Kncknb, 10 char: Kncknbrd
Bedrock type: Green sandstone & siltstone, (St. Finans Sandstone Formation)

Knocknabreeda is the 365th highest place in Ireland.

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We struck out in two cars from Kenmare early on a .. by jackill   (Show all for Knocknabreeda)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knocknabreeda in area Dunkerron Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Sunrise over Purple Mountain
 
Fantastic views of Reeks , Black Valley and more
by normanmccloskey  27 Jun 2014
After a talk by Simon from MV I finally stopped ignoring one of the most rewarding climbs you'll do in this area and slogged up it on a wet and windy day from the head of the pass in the Owenreagh Valley to recce a place for an overnight. After the initial 10 mins of steep slope it opens out on to a long boggy trudge towards the top but don't forget to look behind you for great views of Lough Fada across the valley. Heading in a straight line up all the way to the ridge avoids a lot of eroded bog and cut drains. At the saddle between Stoompa and Knocknabreeda follow the fence up and along for fantastic views all around. Sunrise up here is fantastic but I need to come back later in the year for the full effect on the Reeks. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/329/comment/17518/
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Knocknabreeda with Lough Reagh at its base as see .. by eric   (Show all for Knocknabreeda)
 
View of Carrauntoohil from the summit. .. by hivisibility   (Show all for Knocknabreeda)
 
If the ground is wet it can be a real slog to get .. by evanewan   (Show all for Knocknabreeda)
 
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