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Summit Comment
Doan: Lovely mountain, horrible humans
No1Grumbler 2 months ago.
Myself and the Voortrekker decided on a quick jaunt up the M1 for some bagging of Butter MT, Doan and Ben Crom.I'd climbed Doan from the Silent Valley back in 2010(?) and enjoyed a memorable ...

  
Track
The rocky rocky road to the big hill.
simon3 2 months ago.
How on earth can a walk there and back to a place just over 2k away take over 3 hours?I had some forebodings about t... walk, Len: 6.3km, Climb: 301m, Area: An Bheann Mhr, Dunkerron Mountains (Irel||

  
Summit Comment
Bolaght Mountain: Making a Loop
dino 2 months ago.
Having spent very little time in the hills over the last few years I was keen to start with something straightforward and simple to plan and navigate. This is one of my Local 100 and also one...

Bibliography
The Mountains of Ireland by McCormack, Gareth
aidand 3 weeks ago.
224 pages, numerous fine colour photographs, limited text, a coffee table book of mountain photographs taken over many years

  
Summit Summary
Knocknasheega: Heather-covered, rounded summit surrounded by trees.
Collaborative entry Last edit by: Colin Murphy 2 months ago.
Start from the forest entrance at S13175 06653 , room for 5 cars. Walk up the track to a junction. Turn left and walk to around S13960621 Go SW into a ride aiming for S13782 06093 then south ...

  
Summit Summary
Corran: Pleasant forest track stroll
Collaborative entry Last edit by: Colin Murphy 2 months ago.
Start from the forest entrance at W66873 95524 and follow the track, ignore the first right after a hundred meters or so and keep on due south . This track then begins to head north east, ign...

Summit Comment
Knocknanask: Approach from adjoining hill.
Colin Murphy 2 months ago.
Having just bagged Knocksculloge, I headed NW, following a substantial track all the way down to S11780 07951, where the track forks sharply. I turned left for 100m until I reached a rusty ga...

  
Summit Comment
Knocksculloge: Track on stream
Colin Murphy 2 months ago.
The image below shows the stream referred to in the short summary above, approaching from the south. A narrow track follows the line of the gully for about 500m, although it occasionally disa...

  
Track
Short walk to a small island.
simon3 2 months ago.
walk, Len: 2.0km, Climb: 40m, Area: Abbey Island, Kerry Islands (Ireland) Abbey...

Summit Summary
Knocksculloge: Ease on down the road
Collaborative entry Last edit by: Colin Murphy 2 months ago.
Park on the side of the Mellary to Newcastle road just after you cross the border to Tipperary and an abandoned farmhouse. There is room here for 5-6 cars.Cross the road, down an embankment, ...

  
Summit Comment
Broemountain: Good views from so-so top
Colin Murphy 2 months ago.
Followed jackal's directions and accessed the hill at S13960621, following a muddy trail up the gently rising slope. This appears to be heading to the summit, but is actually taking you to a ...

  
Summit Comment
Knocknasheega: The rub of the green
Colin Murphy 2 months ago.
The last part of the ascent to this top involves a trudge through dense, boggy & mossy forestry, which left my rucksack and jacket a distinctly green colour. The only compensation were some u...


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