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oakesave
oakesave a week ago.
I am an obsessive Ireland, Britain and worldwide prominence based mountain list completer. Live in northern England, although spend more time travelling around in a motorhome.I have completed all ...

  
Forum: Suggestions
Islands, islands, Irish islands.
simon3 2 months ago.
Some background. MountainViews has had some islands for many years, for example we have had say Inishnabro, a mountain of the coast of Dingle in SW Ireland. It wasn't so much we had this place as ...

  
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Knockavoe: How not to approach
dr_banuska a week ago.
This is more of a 'you could do it this way but I wouldn't advise it' comment. Knockavoe is a wee hill I'd wanted to bag for years, often seeing photos of its metallic cross-topped trig pillar onl...

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Visiting Collon Hill for coastal views.
simon3 2 days ago.
Most of this track is on forest roads. The final way up leaves the forest road through an area of beech trees. There i... walk, Len: 5.8km, Climb: 193m, Area: Collon Hill, Dublin/Wicklow (Ireland) Co

  
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Doon Hill: Coastal Delight.
sandman a week ago.
O'Flaherty's castle built in the 1500s and for a time home to the legendary pirate queen Grace O'Malley.

  
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Doon Hill: Coastal Hill
sandman a week ago.
During the time of Napoleon Bonaparte the powers in Dublin built a large number of signal towers all around the Irish Coast the ruins of one sits atop of Doon Hill .They were under British navy co...

Forum: General
Hi whoRya
Peter Walker 4 days ago.
It very much depends on what you mean by walking the ridge. I did it back in 2010 starting from the layby on the south side of Mamore Gap (so I could return to my starting point) and walked up the...

  
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Maum: Coastal Hill
sandman a week ago.
A lot of dwellings are located on the road to the south so approach from the north as the locals call it the high road. Presently Galway Co Co are constructing a tribute to Alcock and Brown on thi...

  
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Mannin Beg: Coastal Hill
sandman a week ago.
The road is narrow parking near hand is scarce without blocking all and sundry but i did manage to park at an entrance to a house having been informed by a family out walking the owners were not d...

Track
Walk up Ballinastraw
simon3 2 days ago.
This is a straightforward walk to Ballinastraw, a wooded summit as of 2017.Notable is the Eucaylyptus plot near the en... walk, Len: 1.9km, Climb: 48m, Area: Ballinastraw, Dublin/Wicklow (Ireland) Ba

  
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Galtymore: Buddha
Bunsen7 a week ago.
We were surprised to see this Buddha sitting atop the trig pillar of Galtymore whilst completing the Cush horsehoe on 9 July 2017.Someone had taken the trouble to trowel some mortar across the tri...

  
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Derrygimlagh West: Coastal Hill
sandman a week ago.
The shortest route to the summit is by parking adjacent to the Connemara Sands Hotel located at L6193845000 but i fancied an ice cream so i parked beside the Post Office and shop at L6208044497 wa...


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