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wicklore: Track 2023 in area near Crohan West, Knockmealdown Mountains (Ireland)
Crohan West - a Knockmealdown best?
Length: 6.8km, Creator time taken: 1h50m, Ascent: 372m,
Descent: 373m

Places: Start at S11254 08164, Crohan West, end at Start
Logged as completed by 1

A medium walk to visit a summit with some great views. The route follows a good track for most of the walk, with some heather-bashing for a while around the summit area. It is a straightforward there-and-back again route, although Knockmeal summit can easily be added on the way. My route meandered to the east of the summit before finally ascending. This is unnecessary and I'd suggest the direct approach I used on my return. Fine views of the Knockmealdowns as well as a remote(ish) feeling.

Uploaded on: Tue, 28 Aug 2012 (13:30:03)
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