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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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Booth, Frank The Independent Walker's Guide to Ireland
Publisher: Gill & Macmillan Published: 1999 Last revision: 1999 Added by simon3
Picture from simon3 Contract picsThis book of 182 pp describes 35 walks. Almost all of the walks are lowland and many would probably be of most interest to tourists.
Dingle to Lispole walk in this diagram.(Contract pics)

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Energy sapping trudge over, rough, sponge-like terrain.
Colin Murphy a day ago.
I could not, in all conscience, recommend this route! Well, except to say that it is doable and perhaps in bet... walk, Len: 6.9km, Climb: 402m, Area: Croaghmeen, South Donegal & West Tyrone (|...

Summit Summary
Croaghonagh: Broad tracks all the way to top.
Collaborative entry Last edit by: Colin Murphy a day ago.
A straightforward but longish ascent entirely up broad forest tracks. There is parking for several cars just off the Barnesmore Gap at H04758 87717. Proceed up track, encountering multiple ga...

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Carrickbyrne Hill: Very overgrown but passable
DeirdreM 2 days ago.
The trail up to the summit is very overgrown since the last comments but can still be spotted. A small machete would do the trick. No views at all from the top with all the growth.

Long walk for one Carn.
Colin Murphy a day ago.
A walk of almost 10km, most of which is along forest trails. There is parking for about 10 cars in the Barnesm... walk, Len: 9.5km, Climb: 415m, Area: Croaghbrack, Bluestack Mountains (Ireland|...

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Tievummera Highpoint: An obvious stop along the ridge
David-Guenot 2 days ago.
The real highpoint stands close to the edge of the cliffs and is actually an obvious stop between Tievummera trig point and Barrclashcame.

Dull trek up forest tracks
Colin Murphy a day ago.
This is a straightforward but longish (and mostly dull) trek up forest tracks, but with some decent views towa... walk, Len: 9.7km, Climb: 467m, Area: Cruach Eoghanach, Bluestack Mountains (Ir|...

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Faha Ridge: Testing ridge with narrow irregular path. Often extreme.
Collaborative entry Last edit by: simon3 3 days ago.
Start at the carpark under the Faha Grotto( marked on OS map) on the hillside overlooking Cloghane. There is room for 8-10 cars.Walk up the track past grotto and on until you cross over a wir...

Peter Walker 2 days ago.
After quick ascents of Knockanoughanish and Knockatee (already tracked by Simon so no need for me to repeat that ... walk, Len: 2.1km, Climb: 28m, Area: Beakeen, Kerry Coastal Hill (Ireland) Bea||

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Hare Island: A very pleasant four hours
garrettd 5 days ago.
The classic traverse of Heir and back. Rather than rushing for the ferry we had a toasted sandwich in the sunshine by the sailing school.

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Garinish Island: White-tailed sea eagles on Gairinish
garrettd 5 days ago.
The nesting pair of sea eagles can be seen from the ferry taking passengers to and from Glengarriff. The thrill of seeing these magnificent birds in the wild was worth the ferry price alone, ...

Iron Bridge, Croaghanmoira and Ballyteige circuit.
simon3 4 days ago.
A south Wicklow circuit mostly in or near forestry that rises first to Croaghanmoira, skirts the forest and us... walk, Len: 14.2km, Climb: 644m, Area: Carrickashane Mountain, Wicklow (Ireland|...

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Knockbreteen: Be careful where you park
garrettd 6 days ago.
The biggest challenge here was finding suitable parking. Eventually I decided to leave the car at the crossroads about 100m to the south west of the Maughanasilly stone row entrance. We climb...

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