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The Bibliography. Information for books on Irish mountains and hillwalking.
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Airey, Alan Irish Hill Days 1937 >>
Andrews, J. H. Paper Landscape, A 1975 >>
Bardwell, Sandra, Helen Fairbairn & Gareth McCorma Walking in Ireland 1999 >>
Barry Dalby The Wicklow Way (Map Guide) 1993 >>
Booth, Frank The Independent Walker's Guide to Ireland 1999 >>
Boydell, Herman & McCarthy Walk Guide: East of Ireland 1991 >>
Boyle, Ken & Orla Bourke Wicklow Way, The 1990 >>
Butterfield, Irvine High Mountains of Britain and Ireland, The 1986 >>
Clements, E. D. The Hewitts and Marilyns of Ireland 1997 >>
Clements, Paul Height of Nonsense, The 2005 >>
Coleman, J. C. Mountains of Killarney, The 1948 >>
Corcoran, Kevin Kerry Walks 1992 >>
Corcoran, Kevin West Cork Walks 1991 >>
Corcoran, Kevin West of Ireland Walks 1997 >>
Dalby, Barry The Wicklow Way Map Guide 1993 >>
Davey, Bernard Bernard Davey's Mourne 1999 >>
Davey, Bernard BERNARD DAVEY'S MOURNES 1999 >>
de Courcy, John W. "Mountains and Summits shown on maps before AD 1700" (articl 2005 >>
Dillon, Paddy Mountains of Ireland, The 1992 >>
Dillon, Paddy Complete Ulster Way Walks, The 1999 >>
Dillon, Paddy Ulster Way, The 199? >>
Dillon, Paddy Exploring the South of Ireland 1998 >>
Dillon, Paddy Connemara 2001 >>
EastWest Mapping Wicklow Way Walks 1998 >>
Fairbairn, Helen Northern Ireland: A Walking Guide 2006 >>
Fairbairn, Helen Ireland's Best Walks - A Walking Guide 2014 >>
Fairbairn, Helen Ireland's Adventure Bucket List, Great Outdoor Experiences 2018 >>
Fewer, Michael Wicklow Way, The 1998 >>
Flanagan, David & Creagh, Richard Exploring Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way 2016 >>
Flowerdew, Michael, P.J. McKeever & J.D. Smyth Explore Series Unkn >>
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Baunreaghcong: A couple of possible approaches.
Collaborative entry Last edit by: Colin Murphy less than an hour ago.
There are a couple of possible approaches to this hill. One is to start from the carpark at N 306 023 near the stone Monicknew Bridge. Walk up a forest track to the north east, which takes you alo...

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Torc Mountain West Top: Smaller, rougher, much less frequented summit with good
Collaborative entry Last edit by: simon3 less than an hour ago.
Torc West Top is usually done in conjunction with Torc itself, especially as it is a relatively easy 15 minute walk between the two. Park in the upper car park , V96686 84235 (Point A), room for m...

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Musherabeg: Odd rusting yoke!
Colin Murphy an hour ago.
I can't speak to the hill's qualities as I could barely see my hand before my face in the mist, but one of the striking aspects is the presence of a huge rusting frame of some sort right at the su...

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Mullaghanish North-East Top: A bagging exercise, no more.
Collaborative entry Last edit by: Colin Murphy an hour ago.
On approach is from the SE. There is parking for several cars at W243 815 A, the entrance to a wind farm track. Follow the track up to W 232 823 B and then climb over the bank of earth on the left...

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Mullaghanish Far North-East Top: Uninspiring boggy top.
Collaborative entry Last edit by: Colin Murphy an hour ago.
There is parking for several cars at W243 815, the entrance to a wind farm track. Follow the track up to W 232 823 and then climb over the bank of earth resulting from the track's construction. Fr...

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An Cnapán Mór: Impressive cliffs and rock formation to the east of the summit.
simon3 5 hours ago.
Between this summit and Cnoc na Banige to the east there are some impressive cliffs on south side, overlooking Loch Bearna na Gaoithe.

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Slievenalecka: Steeple from the south.
simon3 5 hours ago.
From the north slopes of Cnoc na Banige it is very clear why Slievenalecka or An Stairricin takes its name from the word for steeple.In the background and sunlit is Masatiompan.

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Dromavally Mountain: Western ridge and cliffs.
simon3 6 hours ago.
Dromavally Mountain can be approached from the west side at the Annascaul Lake car park. Here's what the ridge that extends west from its top looks like over the Garrivagh River and from near the ...

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Croaghmore: Ridge summit surrounded by sea.
Collaborative entry Last edit by: simon3 6 days ago.
Great Blasket Island can be reached by ferry from Dunquin, Ventry or Dingle. From the harbour follow the path uphill. There are tracks running either side of the first high point. There is al...

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Meenavally: The Steeple
Collaborative entry Last edit by: dino 6 days ago.
A short walk along forest trails to a summit known locally as "The Steeple" and crowned by a small stone tower which can be climbed via a winding stone staircase. This tower dates back to the...

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Mount Kid: Bring Wellies
Collaborative entry Last edit by: thomas_g 3 days ago.
Climbed this in early Jan 2022 using a variation of Sandman’s route (ok I missed the firebreak on the way up). Once you are out of the woods it is extremely wet and slippery. There are amazin...

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Irish runner Eoin Keith wins the Spine Race
IainT 3 days ago.
For those who haven't come across it, the Spine Race is a 268 mile hill run up the Pennine Way in Northern England, run in January, so usually in foul weather, making it one of the world's to...

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