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McCloy
2011-08-11 11:42:30
Re Mother Knows Money
Jim is a key organiser of the 77's, who I don't think is on MV, so I don't think it is fair to be commenting on how good it is to see him being told off by some crowd pleaser.

I believe the brunt of the damage is due to the explosion of activity in our hills following the large scale promotion of the hills, the Mournes especially, as a place for everyone.

I think closing mountains is the right idea for anyone who truly appreciates our deminishing wilderness. Only then will the mountains be able to recover from erosion and pollution. The erosion of Slieve Donard and Slieve Binnian in specific may have been slowed down by the installation of hard paths, however the pollution is horrific. No matter how much "conservation" and "education" you apply, this problem is not goin to dissapear untill real measures are taken.
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Croagh Patrick
Paul_Rooney 13 hours ago.
walk, Len: 7.7km, Climb: 709m, Area: Croagh Patrick, Croagh Patrick (Ireland) C...

  
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Near Truskmore, Dartry Mountains (Ireland)
Paul_Rooney 13 hours ago.
walk, Len: 8.5km, Climb: 424m, Area: Truskmore, Dartry Mountains (Ireland) Trus...

  
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Ballyhoura 3 Tops
David-Guenot a day ago.
walk, Len: 6.9km, Climb: 363m, Area: Seefin Mountain E Top, Ballyhoura Mountain...

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Aughinish: Clare Island
sandman 6 days ago.
This island is located in County Clare but can only be accessed via County Galway. Originally connected to Clare but the connection was lost in 1755 as a result of an earthquake The British built ...

  
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Binn Mhairg: A well worthwhile but neglected scramble
IainT 6 days ago.
The quartzite slabs on the NE flank of Binn Mhairg make a good scramble, one of the best in the Maum Turks. They are reachable by traversing round from the Mam Ean track, pathless but largely gras...

  
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Moanlaur Ridge
David-Guenot a day ago.
walk, Len: 13.6km, Climb: 754m, Area: Lack Mountain, Slieve Mish (Ireland) Lack...

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Scanlan's Island: Clare Island
sandman 6 days ago.
Access to the Island is via the gravel road/track located at M2575111537 .During low tide you have no problem driving on to the island and following the track to the left over concrete to within m...

  
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Lackabane: NE Spur
simon3 4 days ago.
The NE spur off Lackabane is something of a knife edge, descending steeply and with even steeper sides. Watch it on a poor day.

  
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Mount Brandon S Ridge from Conor Pass
David-Guenot a day ago.
walk, Len: 22.4km, Climb: 1603m, Area: An Bhinn Dubh, Brandon Group (Ireland) A...

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Munnia Top: Coastal Hill
sandman 6 days ago.
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Local 100
wwwalker 3 weeks ago.
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Knockvorneen: Coastal Hill
sandman 6 days ago.
Two 50cent Australian coins forever enjoying the view of Galway Bay.


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