Knockalongy 544m mountain, Ox Mountains Ireland at MountainViews.ie
Cookies. This website uses cookies, which are small text files that the website puts on your computer to facilitate operation. Cookies help us provide a better service to you. They are used to track general user traffic information and to help the website function properly.

Click to hide this notice for 30 days.
Welcome to MountainViews
If you want to use the website often please enrol (quick and free) at top right.
Overview
Detail
Zoom: ??
For more map options click on any overview map area or any detail map feature.
Find Suggested Walks
Find hill, mountain, island, coastal feature.
Videos
(none available)
Recent Contributions
Get Notifications

Aghla Beg: The Aghlas Circuit

Camenabologue SE Top: Never again

Is it getting warmer or is it me?

Ben Nevis with Meall an t-Suidhe and CMD

Tonduff East Top: Dull top with panoramic views

Tonduff East Top: My final Local 100

Ben Nevis and CMD

Tonduff East Top: Climbing east top in isolation

Table Mountain West Top: Bird's eye view

A possible new list.

Table Mountain West Top: Unremarkable top with fine views.

Mweelrea Horseshoe

Conditions and Info
Use of MountainViews is governed by conditions and a privacy policy.
Read general information about the site.
Opinions in material here are not necessarily endorsed by MountainViews.
Hillwalking is a risk sport. Information in comments, walks or shared GPS tracks may not be accurate for example as regards safety or access permission. You are responsible for your safety and your permission to walk.
See the credits and list definitions.
Video display
Ox Mountains Area
Place count in area: 20, OSI/LPS Maps: 16, 24, 25, 31, 32, 33 
Highest place:
Knockalongy, 544m
Maximum height for area: 544 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 490 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
Rating graphic.
Knockalongy Mountain Cnoc na Loinge A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc na Loinge [logainm.ie], 'hill of the encampment') Sligo County, in Arderin List, Schist, aluminous schist, pebble beds Bedrock

Height: 544m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 25 Grid Reference: G50428 27513
Place visited by 67 members. Recently by: FrankMc1964, arderincorbett, eoghancarton, eamonoc, oakesave, Cobhclimber, DeltaP, TommyV, 40Shades, davsheen, PeakPaul, melohara, shaunkelly, Onzy, Lauranna
I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -8.760235, Latitude: 54.194193 , Easting: 150428, Northing: 327513 Prominence: 490m,  Isolation: 0.9km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 550388 827518,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knckln, 10 char: Kncklngy
Bedrock type: Schist, aluminous schist, pebble beds, (Meelick Member)

Ir. long usually means a boat, but in the absence of any story to explain this, the sense 'encampment' seems more plausible.   Knockalongy is the highest mountain in the Ox Mountains area and the 433rd highest in Ireland.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/366/
COMMENTS for Knockalongy << Prev page 1 2  
Follow this place's comments
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockalongy in area Ox Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Knockalongy from near Ladies Brae
 
Ox Mountain Walk
by davsheen  1 Jan 2017
View of Loch Achree on Sligo way near start to Knockalongy ascent in the Ox Mountains, good loop walk in Adrian Hendroff's Donegal and Sligo guide. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/366/comment/18767/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
Peat hag central. .. by TommyV   (Show all for Knockalongy)
 
COMMENTS for Knockalongy << Prev page 1 2
(End of comment section for Knockalongy.)

OSi logo OSNI/LPS logo
Some mapping:
Open Street Map
(Various variations used.)
British summit data courtesy:
Database of British & Irish Hills
(Creative Commons Licence)
MountainViews.ie, a Hill-walking Website for the island of Ireland. 11 Million Visitors Per Year. 1300 Contributors.