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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 Munster Province, in Arderin List, Purple & green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 566m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 85 Grid Reference: W06636 63874
Place visited by 59 members. Recently by: learykid, eoghancarton, conorb, jgfitz, markwallace, Grumbler, David-Guenot, Lauranna, liz50, millsd1, Juanita, CaminoPat, eamonoc, trekker, simon3
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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 372nd highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Conigar in area Shehy/Knockboy, Ireland
Picture: Detour taken from waymarked way
 
Detour from Slí Bharra
by conorb  2 Sep 2019
Got to Conigar by taking a detour off the well marked Slí Bharra waymarked route above Lough Naman. It was a little soft underfoot in places but a relatively straightforward way to make your way to the cairn at the top.
After reaching the peak, we rejoined the waymarked route near Lough Fada and Lough Namral. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/333/comment/20642/
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