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Peter Walker: Track 2693 in area near Crockaneel, Antrim Hills (Ireland)
Crockaneel from the east
Length: 5.3km, Creator time taken: 1h 7m, Ascent: 154m,
Descent: 151m

Places: Start at D21179 34606, Crockaneel, end at Start
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On the map this looks like a quick way to the summit, and so it proves, although one suspects it might be a little annoying underfoot after wet weather (I did it towards the end of the Indian summer of 2014).

There is a parking space at the start. Walk back along the A2 until a track leaves the road. Follow this even though it seems to be heading away from the objective...it soon curves around. It also soon gets overgrown and it's a matter of judgement as to exactly how far to follow it before short-cutting across to the fence aiming for the summit. This is your guide up a tussocky and sometimes wet ascent. By making judicious use of each side of it as circumstances demanded I was able to make reasonably quick and uninterrupted progress to the deeply indeterminate summit, and by returning the same way I was able to get back to the car before turning into a pumpkin.

Uploaded on: Sat, 4 Oct 2014 (17:54:30)
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