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Knocknanacree Hill Cnoc na nAcraí A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc na nAcraí [OSI], 'hill of na hAcraí or the acres') Kerry County, in Binnion List, Aeolian sandstone Bedrock

Height: 286m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 70 Grid Reference: V57213 99845
Place visited by 15 members. Recently by: eamonoc, liz50, markmjcampion, frankmc04, omurchu, ciarraioch, Fergalh, chalky, Cobhclimber, simoburn, trekker, dbloke, kingstonian, three5four0, simon3
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Longitude: -10.086, Latitude: 52.132503 , Easting: 57213, Northing: 99845 Prominence: 260m,  Isolation: 4.6km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 457194 599901,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc286, 10 char: Kncknncr
Bedrock type: Aeolian sandstone, (Kilmurry Sandstone Formation)

Acres (na hAcraí) is a townland name.   Knocknanacree is the 1181th highest place in Ireland. Knocknanacree is the second most southerly summit in the Central Dingle area.

Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/967/?PHPSESSID=4ee7nf2cdp4e9qk8nu3gnpisp2
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Views to Slieve Mish and the Dingle Peninsula
Short Summary created by liz50,  21 Mar 2017
Summit can be approached from the West by parking near Minard Castle V556 992 A and following a rough track uphill past a quarry and onto the summit ridge.
A shorter steeper approach is possible from the road at Q57696 00630 B
Further East at Q58394 00964 C follow a track uphill to gain the ridge with a faint path to the summit cairn.
There are fine views over Inch beach and on a clear day over to the Blasket Islands Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/967/comment/5726/
 
Knocknacree is a short walk with a big payload on .. by simon3   (Show all for Knocknanacree)
 
Guinness powered ascent .. by three5four0   (Show all for Knocknanacree)
 
Looking south there's long view towards Mount Eag .. by simon3   (Show all for Knocknanacree)
 
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