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David-Guenot
2014-10-06 20:05:59
"Le Pic de Campbieil (3173m) in the Pyrénées." from David-Guenot Contract pics
Picture: Le Pic de Campbieil (3173m) in the Pyrénées. (Contract pics)

Thank you !!
About two years ago I discovered MV and got back into hill-walking after spending many years without practising any sport. I can clearly remember how hard it was and how long it took me to get on top of Muckish in November 2012 -although the weather conditions were not helping. I just want to thank Simon and all the active MV members, whose contributions gave me the motivation to go on. I could not resist sharing a photo of my first +3000m summits in the Pyrénées, i.e. the Pic de Campbieil (3173m), seen just before I ascended it, from the Pic d'Estaragne (3006m). A fantastic loop walk in the Néouvielle, about 2h30 SW of Toulouse. Thank you all for giving me the fever...
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Summit Comment
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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