simon3: Track 1958 in area near Knockadigeen Hill, Shannon (Ireland)
Simple way up from the SW.
Length: 2.8km, Creator time taken: 1h10m, Ascent: 152m, Descent: 155m
Places:Start at R9309870529, Knockadigeen Hill, end at Start Logged as completed by 1
Park near the start off the road which was retarred in 2012. There is space for a few cars without blocking gates.
You can ascend straight up beside a fence and later a wall. Or you can take a loop using the forest track (NW from the start as shown) which will bring you to around 300m.
I met a farmer checking fences who was probably a little startled to see me. While concerned about his fences he said I was welcome to climb the hill.
Uploaded on: Mon, 30 Jul 2012 (09:27:49) Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/track/1958/ To download GPS tracks you must be enrolled and logged in. See "Login or enrol", top right - quick and easy.
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