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Scoil Naomh Molaise, Grange, Co. Sligo



 Knocknarea Mountain by Nigel Moran

·    The Knocknarea Mountain walk is an easy 1 hour walk to the top.

·    This easy mountain walk is located 4 miles west of Sligo Town on Strandhill road.

·    The huge cairn on the summit is 55 meters in diameter and 10 meters high.

·    It is believed to date to around 3000 BC.

·    At 1073 feet above sea level, Knocknarea is a fine limestone hill standing between the bays of Sligo and Ballysadare.

·    Away to the north, east and south you can see mountains including Ben Bulben, rivers, lakes and woodlands.

Last changed: Jan 12 2016 at 11:16 PM