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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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Corcoran, Kevin West of Ireland Walks
 
Publisher: O Published: 1997 Last revision: 1997 Added by simon3
Picture from simon3 Contract picsMostly describing lowland routes this 154 pp book highlights flora and fauna. There are some descriptions of upland routes for example in the Maumturks.
Picture:
Diagrams illustrate fauna (a Red Admiral)(Contract pics)

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Walk on tracks above Glendalough
ceadeile 7 hours ago.
With the hills saturated and Mountaineering Ireland & NPWS appealing for hikers to stay off soft ground, options for a l walk, Len: 25.9km, Climb: 887m, Area: Wicklow (Ireland)

  
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Long Island: No sign of the Great Gatsby
Fergalh 9 hours ago.
Just south of The village of Schull there is a pier at Colla. Parking there for around ten cars in smallish carpark and a ferry goes most days to Long Island for the princely sum of seven euros. T...

  
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Knockree: Reasonably clear path to summit
hibby 20 hours ago.
Knockree is notable for the way it stands alone in the middle of the valley, overlooked by taller hills. If it weren't forested, there would be remarkable views from the summit. As it is, the...

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Circumnavigation of Tawny Rower
glencree a day ago.
This is a walk on the Western Way that circumnavigates Tawny Rower. By the standards of the long distance walking rou walk, Len: 11.7km, Climb: 424m, Area: Sheeffry Hills (Ireland) ||

  
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Little Sugar Loaf: Windy at the top
hibby a day ago.
We approached this very familiar and much-loved summit from a new direction - we parked in the car park of Belmont Demesne and followed the marked walking route through the estate and out ont...

  
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Near Church Mountain, Wicklow (Ireland)
glencree a day ago.
walk, Len: 11.0km, Climb: 431m, Area: Church Mountain, Wicklow (Ireland) Church...

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Aganny Top: Approach from SW
Colin Murphy 3 days ago.
An alternative approach is from the SW, starting at G81484 47541, where there is just about room to squeeze a car without blocking the track. Go along the farm lane and cross a gate, and foll...

  
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Keeloges-Aganny loop
Colin Murphy 3 days ago.
A pretty demanding loop walk taking in two Carns. Parked outside Glanade Church (multiple spaces) and walked 250m... walk, Len: 14.7km, Climb: 652m, Area: Keeloges, Dartry Mountains (Ireland) Ke||

  
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Keeloges: Go and enjoy.
Collaborative entry Last edit by: Colin Murphy 3 days ago.
Route 1: Park at Church G803 503 on the R280 and walk south for 250m, to a gate and track on the left (the gate just before a sign for 'Concealed Junction.) Cross over and follow it E uphill ...

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Great option for a day hike over Slieve Carr (inspired by Irish Peaks)
nupat 5 days ago.
We followed the excellent waypoints listed in "Irish Peaks" to reach the summit of Slieve Carr. We took... walk, Len: 18.7km, Climb: 761m, Area: Nephin Begs (Ireland) Slieve Carr, Tawn||

  
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Slieve Carr: Great option for a day hike over Slieve Carr (inspired by Irish Pea
nupat 5 days ago.
We walked clockwise as per Irish Peaks description but took an alternative way home. We have loaded a .gpx track. Starting from F85732 15311, staying on left side of river we reached the subs...

  
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Ballaghmore Hill: Lovely peak, easy trail.
Arcticaurora a week ago.
Followed High-King's instructions which were perfect. A lovely peak with great views. No cattle or bull in the field with the masts luckily!


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