The Ballyhoura Mountains are located in south-east County Limerick and north-east County Cork in central Munster, running east and west for about 6 miles on the borders of both counties. The southern part of the hills is largely afforested with conifers, on the side there is extensive heathland. The mountains include Seefin, near Seefin on the northwest is Black Rock and 3 miles to the west is Carron Mountain on the boundary of Cork, immediately east of Seefin is Knockea, east of which again is the detached mountain of Knockeennamroanta. Between these is the pass of Barnaderg, now called Redchair, at the north side of the valley is the peak of Barnageeha. The Ballyhoura Mountain Bike Park situated near under Seefin and Blackrock is the largest Trail network of its kind in Ireland, list of mountains in Ireland Coillte Mountain Bike Trail Ballyhoura Bears Walking Club
Black Rock on the Ballyhoura Mountain Range
Glenosheen Village The road into Glenosheen, viewed from the R512 junction, with the Ballyhoura mountain range in the background.