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

Cave Hill from Belfast Castle

Common Mountain: Crooked mountain turns out to be Arderin imposter.

Common Mountain: Broad Top with Steep Ground to North and East

Galtymore from the South x3

Tonelagee Hiking

Slievenamon: Cloud inversion

Autumn in Wicklow

Crohan West: Sun and fog

Cleat: Pink 'Skye' at morning

Crenville: Welcome to Cruelville

Cuilcagh via Benbeg

OpenTopoMap layer...

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
Shehy/Knockboy Area
Rating graphic.
Nowen Hill SW Top Mountain For origin of name, see Nowen Hill. Cork County, in Arderin List, Green-grey sandstone & purple siltstone Bedrock

Height: 509m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 85 Grid Reference: W12777 52052
Place visited by 29 members. Recently by: Grumbler, spoodle58, Wildrover, FrankMc1964, Lauranna, melohara, Westcountrygirl, Juanita, CaminoPat, shaunkelly, ilenia, tommccarthy, muddyboots, Onzy, Cobhclimber
I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -9.26305, Latitude: 51.714637 , Easting: 112777, Northing: 52052 Prominence: 44m,  Isolation: 1.5km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 512723 552117,   GPS IDs, 6 char: NwnHlS, 10 char: NwnHlSWTp
Bedrock type: Green-grey sandstone & purple siltstone, (Gun Point Formation)

Previously Derreenacrinnig East in MV.   Nowen Hill SW Top is the 539th highest place in Ireland.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/437/
COMMENTS for Nowen Hill SW Top 1 of 1  
Follow this place's comments
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Nowen Hill SW Top in area Shehy/Knockboy, Ireland
Picture: From Nowen Far West
 
West is best
Short Summary created by jackill, thomas_g  15 Jul 2012
While it's possible to get here from Nowen Hill, it's probably preferable to approach from the west. Park at W10378 51710 A a gated track entrance, room for 2 cars (just) and follow the track up the hill, keeping right at a fork. This track will lead to a small gate at W11081 51903 B which allows access to open mountain. Head for Nowen Hill SW keep to the high ground along the ridge. The long grass can make for slow going and it's a bit boggy in the dip between Nowen Far west and Nowen SW, but fine otherwise. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/437/comment/5196/
 
This summit is located about 1.5 kms SW of Nowen .. by john_desmond   (Show all for Nowen Hill SW Top)
 
After taking the coniferous track up to Nowen and .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Nowen Hill SW Top)
 
(End of comment section for Nowen Hill SW Top.)

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. 1100+ Visitors per day, 2100 Summiteers, 1300 Contributors.