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 2 items:
Crocknasmug 327.5m,
Tracks:
2034, 19km
Find Suggested Walks
Find hill, mountain, island, coastal feature.
Videos
Recent Contributions
Get Notifications

Cave Hill from Belfast Castle

Common Mountain: Crooked mountain turns out to be Arderin imposter.

Common Mountain: Broad Top with Steep Ground to North and East

Galtymore from the South x3

Tonelagee Hiking

Slievenamon: Cloud inversion

Autumn in Wicklow

Crohan West: Sun and fog

Cleat: Pink 'Skye' at morning

Crenville: Welcome to Cruelville

Cuilcagh via Benbeg

OpenTopoMap layer...

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
Rating graphic.
Crocknasmug Hill (Ir. Cnoc Álainn [OSI], 'beautiful hill') Donegal County, in Binnion List, Psammitic and pelitic schist with grit Bedrock

Height: 327.5m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 3,4 Grid Reference: C65775 43948
Place visited by 29 members. Recently by: trostanite, scottwalker, Fergalh, pearnett, eejaymm, sabnoel, Wilderness, chalky, sir_boba_fett, doopa, cody1, Lucky1, David-Guenot, Derry_Danderer, Hilltop-Harrier
I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -6.966844, Latitude: 55.238144 , Easting: 265776, Northing: 443949 Prominence: 213m,  Isolation: 9.9km
ITM: 665710 943927,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crc328, 10 char: Crcknsmg
Bedrock type: Psammitic and pelitic schist with grit, (Inishowen Head Grits and Phyllites)

Crocknasmug is the 1097th highest place in Ireland. Crocknasmug is the most easterly summit in the Inishowen area.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/928/
COMMENTS for Crocknasmug 1 2 Next page >>  
Follow this place's comments
A boggy trek or a national looped walk .. by group   (Show all for Crocknasmug)
 
Walk up because it is there! .. by Harry Goodman   (Show all for Crocknasmug)
 
Confused .. by sandman   (Show all for Crocknasmug)
 
Short walk with superb views of Binevenagh
by three5four0  19 Nov 2012
(Note: this summit comment refers to the highpoint to the west called Crockaulin. A DGPS survey in March 2012 established Crocknasmug as the higher)

There is a small car-park at C627423 H, from which it is a short stroll to the first top of Crockaulin and a mere few minutes more to the summit and trig point. Only downside is the fact that the transmitter sort of spoils, what is otherwise, a superb view of Binevenagh. Walk around the fencing at the transmitter to the access track, continue along this to the road, turn left and your back at the car-park in no time at all. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/928/comment/5908/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
Breezey blocks .. by jackill   (Show all for Crocknasmug)
 
Inishowen Head Loop Walk .. by pearnett   (Show all for Crocknasmug)
 
COMMENTS for Crocknasmug 1 2 Next page >>
(End of comment section for Crocknasmug.)

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.