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The Knockmealdown Mountains (Irish: Sléibhte Chnoc Mhaoldomhnaigh) is a mountain range located on the border of counties Tipperary and Waterford in Ireland, running east and west between the two counties. The highest peak of the range is Knockmealdown, in County Waterford. On the western side of the summit, the range is crossed by a high pass called ‘The Vee’ through which runs the old mail coach road from Lismore to Clogheen.To visit Knockmealdown Mountains and get the most from your holiday in Clogheen, create itinerary details personal to you using our Clogheen visit planner.
The mountains were formerly known as Sliabh gCua, sometimes anglicized 'Slieve Gua' or 'Slieve Goe'.
Knockmealdown Mountains reviews
The Rhododendrons were out of control in the Spring of 2019. A spectacular view! We were blown away by what we say on this drive. more »
Joined a group of walkers sat 1 June on a hike through this area. It was a tough hike across the mountain and misty so no views but the flowers were in full bloom and a delight to see. Great area to..... more »
Loved every bit of our journey to the mountains... wow loved the scenic views and so close to the Vee another fab tourist area...
Great trails here. Tough hiking. Lovely views.
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