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mcrtchly
2024-02-25 18:52:24
"Snow Moon" from mcrtchly Contract pics
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Snow Moon rise over Aghla More, Donegal
The full moon in February is called a Snow Moon. This year the Snow Moon occurred when the moon is at the apogee of it's orbit (furthest from Earth). This photo was captured rising above Aghla More on when descending from the Derryveaghs. Aptly the Derryveaghs and Aghlas were mantled in snow.
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Summit Comment
Knockbrinnea West Top: Eflanagan on the Knockbrinneas
eflanaga a day ago.
From summit of its sister peak to the East there is a short walk over rocky ground passing the side of a small spot height (unless you can be bothered going over its top) to the West Top summ...

  
Summit Summary
Knockbrinnea West Top: Larger Twin
Collaborative entry Last edit by: simon3 a day ago.
This top is the larger of the two Knockbrinnea peaks. There are excellent views N to Castlemaine, NE to Killarney and SE into the Hag's Glen. It is best approached from the car-park at Lislei...

  
Summit Comment
Knockaunanattin West Top: Views, loughs and a navigational aid.
simon3 a day ago.
As others have remarked, this is a summit littered with small lakes and gifted with huge views.In this picture the main Knockaunattin is to the left with Stumpa Duloigh SW hidden in the cloud...

Track
Ascending the Knockbrinneas from the north.
simon3 a day ago.
This was a surveying trip to see if Knockbrinnea was by any chance an Arderin. The most recent map from EastWe... walk, Len: 9.4km, Climb: 752m, Area: Knockbrinnea West Top, MacGillycuddy's Re|...

  
Summit Summary
Knockaunanattin West Top: First step to Stumpa Duloigh
Collaborative entry Last edit by: simon3 a day ago.
Knockaunanattin W Top lies just north of the impressive Ballaghbeama Gap and is the first eminence on an sprawling-but-entertaining ridge that culminates in Stumpa Duloigh.Starting from the G...

  
Summit Comment
Knockaunanattin West Top: Impressive defile start leads to airy ridgeline.
Peter Walker a day ago.
Given the number of visits the main top has had I find it hard to believe that the English invasion (all two of us) of Knockaunanattin W Top constituted its first MV ascent, but never mind. H...

Track
Lobawn Loop - Clockwise avoids any steep ascent! Easy stream crossing.
Bunsen7 3 days ago.
walk, Len: 11.7km, Climb: 506m, Area: Lobawn, Wicklow (Ireland) Lobawn, Sugarlo...

  
Summit Summary
Carran NE Top: Approach via wind farm tracks
Collaborative entry Last edit by: Colin Murphy 2 days ago.
Approach to this is usually via Carran itself. If you want to do it in isolation, it is possible from the NE. Parking for several cars at the entrance to a wind farm at W10110 69832. Head wes...

  
Track
Walk on tracks above Glendalough
ceadeile 5 days 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) ||

Summit Comment
Long Island: No sign of the Great Gatsby
Fergalh 5 days 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 eur...

  
Forum: General
Ireland's County Second Summits
murphysw a month ago.
I got an email recently from Miriam Kennedy as a result of completing the County Highpoints list. I didn't complete the survey in time, but it has got me thinking. The Seven Second Summits is...

  
Forum: Suggestions
More EastWest names added for summits.
simon3 a week ago.
EastWest mapping have brought out a series of maps, mostly 1:25k, which contain of course the details for a number of summits. Some the names that EastWest use are different from the official...


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