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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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Members track their climbs
Height mapping.
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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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Wilderness Gully East and Wimberry Rocks
Peter Walker 2 months ago.
As students of England's geography (and fans of the Smiths) will know, the eastern outskirts of Manchester rise strai... walk, Len: 7.4km, Climb: 345m, Area: Hoarstone Edge, Lancashire, Cheshire & th

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Lugnaquilla: wild brians first trek up lug
wild_brian 2 months ago.
set off from fentons pub in glen of imaal. as said above followed the military road trail behind the put and onto camarahill, which is quite steep and in a warm day like today had me sweating buck...

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