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Conor74
2012-09-07 08:43:52
Blasket details...time...pier etc.
Got email from boat owner to confirm that departure tomorrow will be at 8am from Ventry Pier.

The list has fluctuated slightly, right now its at 20 confirmed which is the number requested by the boat owner, if 1 or 2 drop out during the day I will make those spaces available on a first come first served basis (as in I already have a replacements list and will go to that).

Anyway, with the fluctuation, I will be asking each to pay 55. Hope this is in order. You might please try to have it to hand please, don't fancy fiddling with change on a pierside.

And people will be signing off on the disclaimer already put up here. I prefer to err on the "is he paranoid" side!

Again sorry to come across all teacherly. I'm not like this at all usually. Just want everything to go smoothly and no hitches to delay matters and eat into island time.

Here is some easy reading - hopefully we'll pass the Cathedral Rocks, they look spectacular.

http://www.irelandbyways.com/top-irish-peninsulas/irelands-south/the-southwestern-islands/blasket-islands-co-kerry/
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Knockastia: Behind quarry
Fergalh 3 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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MV Gathering & Awards - This Friday!!
Onzy 13 hours ago.
ALL WELCOME !

  
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Croaghmore Donegal
Fergalh 23 hours ago.
Seen this eyesore last Saturday 16th February. No words can describe how awful this.is ..Just one question how did the idiots get this to the summit of a 286 metre Hill ?

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

  
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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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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 ...

  
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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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