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


Recent Contributions
Get Notifications

Church Mountain: Church mountain

Bengorm: Falcon's Crest

Mothaillín: Untracked hard ascents for superb views.

Broaghnabinnia: Steep sided, flat topped and great views.

Mothaillín: Access Issues

Crossderry: Access Issues

Circuit in Comeraghs

Knocknabreeda: Access Issues

Stumpa Dúloigh SE Top: Ridge southeast of the Main Top

Droppa from the north

Stumpa Dúloigh: Highpoint above Lough Duff

Double the pleasure

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
Caha Mountains Area   N: Coomnadiha Subarea
Place count in area: 57, OSI/LPS Maps: 83, 84, 85, 88 
Highest place:
Hungry Hill, 682m
Maximum height for area: 682 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 400 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
Rating graphic.
Knockagarrane Hill Cnoc an Ghearráin A name in Irish Ir. Cnoc an Gharráin [T6000], 'hill of the grove’ Kerry County in Munster Province, in Carn List, Purple & green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 414m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 84 Grid Reference: V81800 62400
Place visited by 27 members. Recently by: Colin Murphy, annem, chelman7, wicklore, daitho9, hivisibility, Fergalh, Wildrover, eamonoc, conormcbandon, PeakPaul, IainT, Martinpeak, GSheehy, shaunkelly
I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -9.714239, Latitude: 51.801939 , Easting: 81800, Northing: 62400 Prominence: 59m,  Isolation: 1.4km
ITM: 481776 562464,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knckgr, 10 char: Knckgrn
Bedrock type: Purple & green sandstone & siltstone, (Caha Mountain Formation)

This northern shoulder of Knockreagh overlooks Lough Inchiquin and the Cloonee Loughs.   Knockagarrane is the 879th highest place in Ireland.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/763/
COMMENTS for Knockagarrane (Cnoc an Ghearráin) 1 of 1  
Follow this place's comments
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockagarrane (<i>Cnoc an Ghearráin</i>) in area Caha Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Summit with view of Kenmare Bay
 
Updated Summary:
Not high but what views
Short Summary created by Colin Murphy, thomas_g  Mon 20 Jun
Best starting point is from V82936 63608 starA, where there is room to park for a couple of cars. Go through the gate following the Beara Way south-east. This first section seems to be through private farmland (although there is no issue with access) with a number of historic attractions such as the Uragh Stone Circle and a famine-era house, and there is box with a suggested donation of €1. Leave an extra half hour if you plan to visit these. Continue up the meandering track, which is in a bad condition in parts, the incline quite steep in places. The trail is wayarked and features stiles. When you reach V81684 62589 starB, turn SE, cross a barbed wire fence and begin to ascend the steep final part of the hill, zig zagging around large rocky outcrops and grassy terrain. you will ascend about 180m in the final 300m, so it is very steep in parts, but quite doable. The summit is a prominent, elongated outcrop. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/763/comment/5522/
 
Small but beautiful .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Knockagarrane (Cnoc an Ghearráin))
 
(End of comment section for Knockagarrane (Cnoc an Ghearráin).)

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