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
Showing 3 items:
Knockacummer 408m, Taurbeg 405m,
Tracks:
3062, 3km
Find Suggested Walks
Find hill, mountain, island, coastal feature.
Videos
(none available)
Recent Contributions
Get Notifications

Galtymore from the South x3

Autumn Colours

Cleat: Pink 'Skye' at morning

Slievenamon: Cloud inversion

Crohan West: Sun and fog

OpenTopoMap layer...

Tonelagee Hiking

Cuilcagh via Benbeg

Sgurr an t-Searraich: Viewed from Allt a'Chruinn path

5 Sisters of Kintail

Sgurr na Moraich: Summit Cairn

Crenville: Welcome to Cruelville

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
W Limerick/N Kerry Area   Mullaghareirk Mountains Subarea
Place count in area: 13, OSI/LPS Maps: 64, 65, 72, 73, 79, 80 
Highest place:
Baraveha, 451m
Maximum height for area: 451 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 299 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
Rating graphic.
Knockacummer Hill Cnoc an Chomair A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc an Chomair [OSI], 'hill of the ravine') Cork County, in Carn List, Greywacke, siltstone & silty shale Bedrock

Height: 408m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 72 Grid Reference: R25502 13400
Place visited by 17 members. Recently by: Fergalh, FrankMc1964, Juanita, CaminoPat, conormcbandon, clunee, eamonoc, chalky, frankmc04, hivisibility, Willyc, thomas_g, sandman, reidyden, jackill
I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -9.091972, Latitude: 52.267718 , Easting: 125502, Northing: 113400 Prominence: 103m,  Isolation: 3.5km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 525468 613453,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc408, 10 char: Knckcmr
Bedrock type: Greywacke, siltstone & silty shale, (Cloone Flagstone Formation)

Knockacummer is the 902nd highest place in Ireland.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/788/
COMMENTS for Knockacummer 1 of 1  
Follow this place's comments
Rough going but not far
Short Summary created by jackill  30 Aug 2010
Park at R25201 13125 A , be careful though, there is only room for one car .
Cross the fence onto the forest road , turn right and ignoring the roads climb the bank facing you and go straight up the hill , along the forest edge to the summit crossing two wire fences as you go.
This is a wet forest ride that gets rougher as you approach the leaning trig pillar. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/788/comment/5547/
 
As I drove up the road to my start point at R252 .. by jackill   (Show all for Knockacummer)
 
Another Mullaghareirk windfarm .. by eamonoc   (Show all for Knockacummer)
 
Knockacummer can be aproached easily from the Nor .. by john_desmond   (Show all for Knockacummer)
 
Farming for wind .. by thomas_g   (Show all for Knockacummer)
 
(End of comment section for Knockacummer.)

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.