Welcome to MountainViews
If you want to use the website often please enrol (quick and free) at top right.

General Whatever you want to say that doesn't fit under the comments about places or another forum.
Sort by >

More controls

<< Prev page 1 .. 91 92 93 94 95 96 .. 371 Next page >>
Post details Post   (Expand pics)
UPDATE. Sorry, so.. by simon3   (Show all posts)
as kermit the Frog.. by jackill   (Show all posts)
Ö you say potato a.. by wicklore   (Show all posts)
A meteor trail??? .. by Hilltop-Harrier   (Show all posts)
simon3
2013-01-23 09:57:26
"Croghan Kinsella, skyline left, seemingly floats in froth." from simon3 Expand pics
Croghan Kinsella, skyline left, seemingly floats in froth. (Expand pics)
Photos of unusual weather wanted.
On Fri 22nd Feb, Evelyn Cusack, well known to MV users in the Republic as a leading weatherwoman is coming to talk at our meeting (with WAI) in the Lansdowne Hotel at 8pm. All are welcome.

What we would like is to give her some examples of weather for her to comment on and perhaps review records for. And we want to make it visual.

Now every day has weather however dull however what we are looking for are pictures that illustrate distinctive weather or conditions.

So if you have good picture of strongly shaped clouds say or temperature inversion (clouds at your feet ) or lightning in the distance or whatever please send them in to group@mountainviews.ie
The pictures need to be at least 1024 X 768 pixels and they must be time stamped or you need to send the date an time they were taken. Also essential is the location.

For example the details for the picture below are:

Location: west side of Lugnaquillia, Co Wicklow, looking south.
Time: 17/11/2002, 14:01:56 wintertime.
Question: what caused the inversion and the patterned higher clouds.
The Devilís Horses.. by kernowclimber   (Show all posts)
An update for anyo.. by gerrym   (Show all posts)
We took a group of.. by wicklore   (Show all posts)
Dessie - not sure .. by brenno   (Show all posts)
Anybody been out o.. by Dessie1   (Show all posts)


RECENT CONTRIBUTIONS 1 2 3 .. 16 Next page >>
Summit Comment
Inishsirrer: Uninhabited except a few sheep.
magicstep 9 hours ago.
I did kayak to the island in 2014. There is a slipway facing the mainland. Lot's of ruined houses. Walking is decent as the island is flat but in places ground is uneven and overgrown, there are o...

  
Summit Comment
Knockroe: OMG - I forget to check the MV page!
Pepe a day ago.
Decided to make a day out of a Dublin-Waterford drive, despite low-hanging cloud. Knockroe wore a misty white cap as I glanced up from the Sculloge Gap carpark. Planning my attack (so I thought), ...

  
User profile
ewen
ewen a day ago.
Now living furth of Scotland and getting to know the Irish hills. If you come across a Scottish hill Walker with dodgy knees and walking sedately, stop and say hello.

Summit Summary
Bleantasour Mountain: A boggy but short ascent route
Collaborative entry Last edit by: simon3 2 days ago.
Go to the forest entrance at S22452 09704. there is room here for a few cars.Walk down the forest track, crossing a ford and follow the track until you can see open ground.Walk south along the edg...

  
Track
A handy way up two western Monavulaghs.
simon3 2 days ago.
Easy access to the ridge.Improved RouteUsing the hard won experience of others and new forest roads we found a relati... walk, Len: 6.5km, Climb: 263m, Area: Bleantasour Mountain, Comeragh Mountains

  
Summit Summary
Milk Hill: Carry on bagging
Collaborative entry Last edit by: simon3 2 days ago.
Go to the forest entrance at S22452 09704. there is room here for a few cars.Walk down the forest track, crossing a ford and follow the track until you can see open ground.Walk uphill to the summi...

Summit Comment
Seefin: Fine day spoilt by Scramblers
ewen 2 days ago.
Started at the Coillte gate at 068145 where there is parking for 2 cars. I then followed the forest road around until the first turn off to the left. This takes you along to the fire break/path at...

  
Forum: General
Local 97
marymac 4 days ago.
An abstract Artist, Charles Shaw, said "Real happiness consists in not what we actually accomplish, but what we think we accomplish." I moved house. So my Local 100 changed. The new list includes ...

  
Summit Comment
Gortrumnagh: Drive or Walk
sandman 2 days ago.
The gravel track at L6133851903 will bring you up to the second quarry workings allowing you to park at L6213651955 and enter the open hillside via a gate just inside the quarry to the left. No si...

Track
Hacha Grande by following my nose.
jackill 2 days ago.
walk, Len: 11.5km, Climb: 636m, Area: Spain, Canary Islands ()

  
Summit Comment
Derrylahan: Coastal Hill
sandman 2 days ago.
As this hill is located in a field covered in gorse bushes the easiest access is via the adjacent land owner. Parking at L6670259115 i was fortunate to bump in to the farmer whose farm yard is loc...

  
Summit Comment
Ballynew: Coastal Hill
sandman 2 days ago.
Park at L6231659377 opposite a very modern designed house and follow the non tared track and as it turns right go straight up hill thru an old overgrown trail still used by some cattle on there ow...


RECENT CONTRIBUTIONS 1 2 3 .. 16 Next page >>