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Conigar Mountain An Coinigéar A name in Irish
also Maolach an extra name in Irish
(Ir. An Coinigéar [OSI], 'the warren') Cork County, in Arderin List, Purple & green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 566m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 85 Grid Reference: W06636 63874
Place visited by 49 members. Recently by: Juanita, CaminoPat, eamonoc, trekker, simon3, billbaggins, ilenia, melohara, Deise-Man, ciarraioch, Martinpeak, skhg, andyj, CaptainVertigo, shaunkelly
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Longitude: -9.35472, Latitude: 51.81988 , Easting: 106636, Northing: 63874 Prominence: 131m,  Isolation: 1.2km
ITM: 506606 563938,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Cngr, 10 char: Conigar
Bedrock type: Purple & green sandstone & siltstone, (Caha Mountain Formation)

It seems that Conigar is the name applied to the south-western peak (566m) which overlooks Borlin, whilst Maolach, meaning 'bald hill', is the north-eastern peak overlooking Gougane Barra.   Conigar is the 373rd highest place in Ireland.

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Simple climb, fine summit .. by group   (Show all for Conigar)
 
The summit of Conigar is NOT located at the point .. by john_desmond   (Show all for Conigar)
 
Plenty of parking at W052 651 .. by billbaggins   (Show all for Conigar)
 
Top notch .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Conigar)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Conigar in area Shehy/Knockboy, Ireland
Picture: Early morning light on Knockboy
 
An early start, good weather rewarded with this view
by eamonoc  6 Sep 2018
Was on Conigar 5/9/2018 at 7.45am, this was the view towards Knockboy Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/333/comment/20059/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
The other side .. by thomas_g   (Show all for Conigar)
 
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