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Knockanouganish Hill Cnoc an Uaignis A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc an Uaignis [T6000], 'hill of the solitude') Kerry County, in Binnion List, Purple & green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 386m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 84 Grid Reference: V80100 59900
Place visited by 9 members. Recently by: osullivanm, simon3, IainT, chalky, Conor74, ciarraioch, ahendroff, three5four0, paddyhillsbagger
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Longitude: -9.738008, Latitude: 51.77912 , Easting: 80100, Northing: 59900 Prominence: 191m,  Isolation: 2.6km
ITM: 480076 559965,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc386, 10 char: Knckngnsh
Bedrock type: Purple & green sandstone & siltstone, (Caha Mountain Formation)

Knockanouganish is the 982nd highest place in Ireland.

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Quiet small summit with rough ground and good vie .. by group   (Show all for Knockanouganish)
 
It's very much a Kerry mountain... .. by Conor74   (Show all for Knockanouganish)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockanouganish in area Caha Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Knockanoughanish cairn keeper!
 
paddyhillsbagger on Knockanouganish, 2009
by paddyhillsbagger  3 Aug 2009
After my wife complaining of being abandonned alone on our holiday and a washout of a walk the previous day on Coomnahida, I was allowed only a short climb before breakfast. I choose Knockanoughanish as it was near our accomadation, hadn't been logged before, and I liked the way the main road to Kenmare rounded it's base. I parked the car at The Shrine to Our Lady on the R571 and basically headed straight to the top from that point. It's a steep, rugged climb over rocky outcrops and marshy ground with thick vegetation despite the many sheep around. Once on top you can admire the magnificent views of Kenmare River over to Iveragh as well as the many hills around Healy Pass on Beara. I had a sandwich to recoup from my toils to the top before returning back down. A very satisfying climb. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/858/comment/3979/
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A hill to combine with Knockatee .. by three5four0   (Show all for Knockanouganish)
 
Save the great views for a nice day! .. by ciarraioch   (Show all for Knockanouganish)
 
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