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A Hillwalking Resource for Ireland
Over 800 contributors have built this site so everyone can learn and talk about walking in the hills and mountains.

For a pittance of an investment, Mweelrea gives you endless returns. A strolling start with a continuously ascending incline to a “wicked drop” to Dubhlough. In a mirky morning, these are the kind of crags that smoulder, that boil and rumble like coals in a giant’s grate. Then, the contrast of a long trail across nothingness, and suddenly beneath the mist, what everything from now until then is about, the glittering golden edge of Tir na nOg....
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Other features include a monthly newsletter, Ordnance Survey mapping, eight complementary lists for summiteers, personalised reports on where you have been, general forum, GPS data service, etc.  Mountain Views facilitates information on Irish mountains by search engines. The MountainViews community organises walks for members and friends.

Credits: The abbreviated comment top left about Mweelrea is by "Bleck Cra", the picture is of the Carrauntoohil Teeth by "lewvalton".  The Mountain Views social network site  is published by Simon Stewart (www.simonstewart.ie) with organisational assistance from an interim committee (as of Oct 2010).

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Forum: General
Quad damage below Lug
brenno 2 months ago.
Link below is to a Mountaineering Ireland tweet about quad bikes causing damage in the boggy area between Lugnaquilla and Slievemaan, urging people to call the park rangers if they see quads out o...

  
Track
Near Tonduff, Dublin/Wicklow (Ireland)
elarbee 3 months ago.
walk, Length:17.8km, Climb: 780m, Area: Tonduff, Dublin/Wicklow (Ireland) Tonduff, War Hill, Djouce

  
Track
Ben of Howth and Howth coastal loop
simoburn 3 months ago.
Ben of Howth and Howth coastal loop. Nice cliff walk followi walk, Length:13.8km, Climb: 401m, Area: Ben of Howth, East Coast (Ireland) Ben of Howth

Summit Comment
Coolnahau Hill: Drive in Dump
eamonoc 2 months ago.
What can be said about the sight that greeted my teenage daughter and I today in Co Kilkenny. Keen to introduce her to the delights of Mt Views and Hill walking, decided to try a few small hills i...

  
Track
4 over 600m (+1!) in Glenbeigh
Onzy 3 months ago.
Route taking in Keamconneragh, Teeromoyle Mtn, Coomacarrea, walk, Length:15.9km, Climb: 862m, Area: Keamconneragh, Glenbeigh Horseshoe (Ireland) Kea


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