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Bolaght Mountain Loop (Includes Roads)

Bolaght Mountain: Making a Loop

Knocknasheega: Heather-covered, rounded summit surrounded by trees.

Corran: Pleasant forest track stroll

Oval route turned into a cracked egg shape by circumstance.

Knocknanask: Approach from adjoining hill.

Knocksculloge: Track on stream

The rocky rocky road to the big hill.

Knocksculloge: Ease on down the road

Broemountain: Good views from so-so top

Short walk to a small island.

Knocknasheega: The rub of the green

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Comeragh Mountains Area   S: Monavullagh Mountains Subarea
Place count in area: 24, OSI/LPS Maps: 74, 75, 81, 82 
Highest place:
Kilclooney Mountain, 792m
Maximum height for area: 792 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 626 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Crohaun Hill Cruachán Déiseach A name in Irish, also Cruachán an extra name in Irish Crohaun, Cruachán Logainm Waterford County in Munster Province, in Carn List, Green thick-bedded conglomerate Bedrock

Height: 484m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 75 Grid Reference: S27502 00590
Place visited by 85 members. Recently by: Colin Murphy, JustMe, iomhar, padstowe, J_Murray, Jay9, simon3, BarnaneGoat, Liamob, Niamhq, amgall, Wilderness, bryanmccabe, Bodek311, Chance
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Longitude: -7.598912, Latitude: 52.156966 , Easting: 227502, Northing: 100590 Prominence: 149m,  Isolation: 3.7km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 627444 600645,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crh484, 10 char: Crohaun
Bedrock type: Green thick-bedded conglomerate, (Treanearla Formation)

Crohaun is the 615th highest place in Ireland.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/501/
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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Crohaun (<i>Cruachán Déiseach</i>) in area Comeragh Mountains, Ireland
Picture: The descent through the forest.
 
Pillar painter
by Colin Murphy  9 Jun 2021
Followed the obvious route up as suggested by other contributors, but returned via the forest track that runs parallel just to add some interest, which may be accessed via a stile next to the mast. Incidentally the formerly bright blue trig pillar is now a dazzling white! Who paints trig pillars for a hobby? Not much of a hill to write home about. 45 minutes up and down. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/501/comment/23171/
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