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.
Detail Map Features
Find Suggested Walks
Find hill, mountain, island, coastal feature.
Videos
Recent Contributions
Get Notifications

Dunstable Downs: Dun' miss the summit

Clipper Down: Trig an' trees

Wendover Woods [Haddington Hill]: Had to visit

Coombe Hill: No need to comb the area easily found

Mountain of Iron 3 peaks A fine wilderness walk on a fine October day.

Muswell Hill: A short walk to trig

Shotover Hill: You could shot by this summit

Bald Hill: Can Baldly state this is for list tickers only

Ashley Hill: Laura could not help me about Ashley

Union Rock

Walbury Hill: Peter Gabriel sang about it...

North Molton Ridge: Short walk and big reward

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
Place count in area: 62, OSI/LPS Maps: 78, 79, 85, 86, 88, 89 
Highest place:
Knockboy, 706m
Maximum height for area: 706 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 685 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
Rating graphic.
Carrigalougha Hill Carraig an Locha A name in Irish
Cork County in Munster Province, in Carn List, Purple & green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 423m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 79 Grid Reference: W14912 71784
Place visited by 21 members. Recently by: learykid, Fergalh, Daingean, Juanita, CaminoPat, Wildrover, Deise-Man, melohara, ciarraioch, eamonoc, madfrankie, conormcbandon, Conor74, DenisMc, thomas_g
I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -9.236735, Latitude: 51.892254 , Easting: 114912, Northing: 71784 Prominence: 77m,  Isolation: 2km
ITM: 514876 571844,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crglgh, 10 char: Crglgh
Bedrock type: Purple & green sandstone & siltstone, (Caha Mountain Formation)

Carrigalougha is the 835th highest place in Ireland. Carrigalougha is the most northerly summit in the Shehy/Knockboy area.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/728/
COMMENTS for Carrigalougha 1 of 1  
Follow this place's comments
Remotest Cork with a great view to Glengarriff
Short Summary created by jackill  3 Aug 2012
Park at the forest entrance W142 717 A, room for 6/7 cars. Go SE on the public road for about 30 metres and walk through a gate straight into a boggy field. Head towards the left corner and carry on straight up the hill passing a rain meter.. You'll have to negotiate a few fences but there are obvious low points to get over if you look. The summit is on a rocky outcrop surrounded by grass. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/728/comment/5487/
 
This small hill to the East of Mweelin is very ea .. by john_desmond   (Show all for Carrigalougha)
 
Great reward, little effort .. by jackill   (Show all for Carrigalougha)
 
Quick and easy ascent on an otherwise un-inviting .. by three5four0   (Show all for Carrigalougha)
 
(End of comment section for Carrigalougha.)

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. 2100 Summiteers, 1400 Contributors, Monthly Newsletter since 2007