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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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Summit Comment
Saggart Hill: Masts and prehistoric tombs
hibby a few seconds ago.
This turned out to be a surprisingly pleasant walk on a sunny Sunday morning, through mixed woodland with lots of birdsong. It's a popular spot for off-road cyclists, who were all very courteous.T...

  
Summit Comment
Cupidstown Hill: 5 minutes walk to the top of Kildare
hibby less than an hour ago.
Some changes since our last visit to this summit 5 years ago. The landowner has installed a gate leading to the field and the trig-point marker. And he/she has very thoughtfully installed a bench ...

  
Forum: Suggestions
Crott Mountain, near Croagh Patrick, now demo
simon3 5 hours ago.
Following surveying it was found that Crott Mountain, shown as 500m on both OSI and EastWest maps as 500m is actually 499.7 This qualifies it only as a Carn but no longer as an Arderin.If summitee...

Forum: Suggestions
Tievummera, Sheefrys change. Needs action.
simon3 5 hours ago.
On surveying Tievummera in the Sheefrys it turned out that the trig pillar is nowhere near the highest point. It's actually some 600m further west.So we have labelled the previously named "Tievumm...

  
Summit Summary
Tievummera Highpoint: Undistinguished highpoint of spectacular Sheefry scarp.
Collaborative entry Last edit by: simon3 5 hours ago.
This is the highest point on the long Tievummera part of the Sheefry scarp. Be aware that the bump with the trig pillar is slightly lower than this summit and is therefore not the VL/ Arderin.The ...

  
Summit Summary
Tievummera Trig: Bump with trig pillar on long scarp with steep slope to the nor
Collaborative entry Last edit by: simon3 6 hours ago.
Be aware that this summit is slightly lower than Tievummera Highpoint, which is ~600m to the West. From the SE, start at L87195 67480. Use the forest roads to gain height and then go on to the ver...

Summit Comment
Teevenacroaghy: Misty Achill.
simon3 2 days ago.
One May day this watery view opened towards Achill over Clew Bay. To the left the twin humps of the two tops on Achillbeg Island. To the rear, Slievemore in the mist.

  
Track
A visit to Tievummera via its South East spur.
simon3 2 days ago.
Starting from the Glenummera River, this route uses the forest to gain height on a forest road. The forest as of... walk, Len: 11.9km, Climb: 712m, Area: Tievummera, Sheeffry Hills (Ireland) Ti||

  
Summit Summary
Ben Creggan: Craggy summit with long descending spur to the east.
Collaborative entry Last edit by: simon3 2 days ago.
Park at L888 673 in the entrance to a Coillte forest. Cross the road and begin to ascend the long ridge on the eastern side of Ben Creggan. This is a fairly gently rising slope about 3km long...

Summit Comment
Dorinish More: Shapely islands in Clew Bay, Co Mayo.
simon3 2 days ago.
Dorinish More and the nearer Dorinish Beg look like a bird in this picture from Teeveenacroaghy.on the ridge east of Croagh Patrick.

  
Track
Croagh Patrick's ridge to the east, visited from the south.
simon3 2 days ago.
This route starts from the Mayo Mountain rescue post, where there's parking for probably 15 vehicles. The rout... walk, Len: 9.9km, Climb: 442m, Area: Crott Mountain, Croagh Patrick (Ireland) |...

  
Summit Summary
Crott Mountain: Quiet Arderin Beg at the east end of the Croagh Patrick ridge.
Collaborative entry Last edit by: simon3 2 days ago.
Like all of the summits on this EW ridge it has a magnificent view of the islands of Clew Bay, the Achill to Nephin skyline and the south Mayo mountains such as Mweelrea. One start is at L 9...


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