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2024-05-22 16:17:56
Kilbride Vs Imaal Firing Range Backstory
Interesting backstory here explaining that Imaal was selected over Kilbride because Seefin was not high enough.
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Energy sapping trudge over, rough, sponge-like terrain.
Colin Murphy a day ago.
I could not, in all conscience, recommend this route! Well, except to say that it is doable and perhaps in bet... walk, Len: 6.9km, Climb: 402m, Area: Croaghmeen, South Donegal & West Tyrone (|...

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Croaghonagh: Broad tracks all the way to top.
Collaborative entry Last edit by: Colin Murphy a day ago.
A straightforward but longish ascent entirely up broad forest tracks. There is parking for several cars just off the Barnesmore Gap at H04758 87717. Proceed up track, encountering multiple ga...

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Carrickbyrne Hill: Very overgrown but passable
DeirdreM 2 days ago.
The trail up to the summit is very overgrown since the last comments but can still be spotted. A small machete would do the trick. No views at all from the top with all the growth.

Long walk for one Carn.
Colin Murphy a day ago.
A walk of almost 10km, most of which is along forest trails. There is parking for about 10 cars in the Barnesm... walk, Len: 9.5km, Climb: 415m, Area: Croaghbrack, Bluestack Mountains (Ireland|...

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Tievummera Highpoint: An obvious stop along the ridge
David-Guenot 2 days ago.
The real highpoint stands close to the edge of the cliffs and is actually an obvious stop between Tievummera trig point and Barrclashcame.

Dull trek up forest tracks
Colin Murphy a day ago.
This is a straightforward but longish (and mostly dull) trek up forest tracks, but with some decent views towa... walk, Len: 9.7km, Climb: 467m, Area: Cruach Eoghanach, Bluestack Mountains (Ir|...

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Faha Ridge: Testing ridge with narrow irregular path. Often extreme.
Collaborative entry Last edit by: simon3 3 days ago.
Start at the carpark under the Faha Grotto( marked on OS map) on the hillside overlooking Cloghane. There is room for 8-10 cars.Walk up the track past grotto and on until you cross over a wir...

Peter Walker 2 days ago.
After quick ascents of Knockanoughanish and Knockatee (already tracked by Simon so no need for me to repeat that ... walk, Len: 2.1km, Climb: 28m, Area: Beakeen, Kerry Coastal Hill (Ireland) Bea||

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Hare Island: A very pleasant four hours
garrettd 5 days ago.
The classic traverse of Heir and back. Rather than rushing for the ferry we had a toasted sandwich in the sunshine by the sailing school.

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Garinish Island: White-tailed sea eagles on Gairinish
garrettd 5 days ago.
The nesting pair of sea eagles can be seen from the ferry taking passengers to and from Glengarriff. The thrill of seeing these magnificent birds in the wild was worth the ferry price alone, ...

Iron Bridge, Croaghanmoira and Ballyteige circuit.
simon3 4 days ago.
A south Wicklow circuit mostly in or near forestry that rises first to Croaghanmoira, skirts the forest and us... walk, Len: 14.2km, Climb: 644m, Area: Carrickashane Mountain, Wicklow (Ireland|...

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Knockbreteen: Be careful where you park
garrettd 6 days ago.
The biggest challenge here was finding suitable parking. Eventually I decided to leave the car at the crossroads about 100m to the south west of the Maughanasilly stone row entrance. We climb...

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