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2011-02-03 00:38:18
MountainViews speaking event - 25th February
MountainViews.ie, in conjunction with the Walkers Association of Ireland, is holding its second annual speaking event on February 25th in Dublin. Guest speakers include Gavin Bate, Everest expedition leader and adventurer, as well as Simon Stewart and several other MountainViews members who will talk on a variety of hill related topics. It is taking place in the Bewleys Hotel, Leopardstown, Dublin 18, and registration is at 7pm. Entry is 5 euro per person. Places are limited so please arrive early to avoid disappointment. You can also pre-book by emailing secretary@mountainviews.ie. However there are a limited number of pre-booking places so ensure you get your name down early!

This is an opportunity to meet other MountainViews members and enjoy an evening of interesting talks. There will be plenty of opportunity to mix and chat during the evening. The annual MountainViews awards ceremony will also take place where MountainViews recognises and awards those who have completed various categories of lists which are available on MountainViews.ie, or who have contributed to the development of MountainViews.ie. More details about the event can be found in the MountainViews newsletter. I hope many members will consider coming along to support this annual gathering of MountainViews members, run in conjunction with the Walkers Association of Ireland. Remember you can book a place by emailing secretary@mountainviews.ie but do hurry as places are limited! And remember - this is the day of the General Election so plan your voting so it doesnt get in the way of you getting to this great event!
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Knockastia: Behind quarry
Fergalh 8 hours ago.
At Moate take road to the pretty village of Rosemount. Drive through village and turn left around west side of mountain. At quarry there is a sign for site of old church (N2401043352) proceed up t...

  
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Bruse Hill: Bruse Summer 2017
TommyMc 3 days ago.
Since a big gorse fire in 2016, this hill is once more easily accessible to casual walkers and has been widely visited this summer. An easy approach is possible by taking the L6636 minor road off ...

  
Forum: General
MV Gathering & Awards - This Friday!!
Onzy 18 hours ago.
ALL WELCOME !

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Belmore Mountain: A standing stone gathers all moss.
TommyV 4 days ago.
As mentioned by Harry Goodman, it's possible to drive along Belmore forest for almost two kilometers as far as a black forestry gate. There is also a standard gate here on the right giving access ...

  
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Coastal Walk west of Mannin Bay
Onzy a day ago.
walk, Len: 13.6km, Climb: 107m, Area: Galway Coastal Hill (Ireland)

  
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Brougher Mountain: A quick bag.
TommyV 4 days ago.
Nothing much to add to the comments already. Drove most of the way up from the North side of the hill to within 450 metres of the trig point. Nothing to recommend to anybody who is looking to get ...

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Croghan Hill: Broken Trig Pillar to be replaced
TommyMc 6 days ago.
The recent damage to the Croghan Hill trig pillar is covered in an article in this week's Offaly Independent. The good news is that Offaly County Council plans to replace the damaged pillar to its...

  
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Slievereagh: To drive or not to drive?
TommyV a week ago.
Geo's directions are spot on. At the aforementioned Coilte forest entrance there is a sign staing no unauthorized vehicles beyond this point as the gate may close at any point. However as the Lazy...

  
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Knockatagglemore
caiomhin 2 days ago.
walk, Len: 1.0km, Climb: 30m, Area: Knockatagglemore, W Limerick/N Kerry (Irela...

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Seefin Mountain W Top: Two summits one hike.
TommyV a week ago.
Nothing to add to the directions provided by melohara. Just to mention two things, the parking place was littered with close to a hundred empty beer cans, it looks like there was a party there or ...

  
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Knocknaskagh: The fast and the furious.
TommyV a week ago.
Knocknaskagh is a fairly prominent hill in North Cork. It's possible to access via a Coilte forest entrance on the South East side mentioned by jackill. After about 500 metres, there is a smaller,...

  
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Camlough Mountain: Army Dreamers
Collaborative entry Last edit by: Peter Walker a week ago.
Relatively recent history has liberated Camlough Mountain from the bonds of the military: some metallic paraphernalia remains high on its slopes but if one puts that aside it's a cracking little e...


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