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MountainViews ANNUAL, 2019 for guestuser

FEB 2020


The MountainViews ANNUAL, 2019

MountainViews is delighted to announce our fifth ANNUAL, an online magazine for Hillwalkers and Coastal Walkers in Ireland

60 pages in 18 Articles about walking on hills, mountains, coast and islands here and abroad.

(Please save and read in a PDF viewer. The pdf is best viewed as double-page spreads. In your pdf viewer go to View > Page Display > Two Up or similar.' )
(Hi-res version.)   (Obtain PRINTED VERSION - Euro 16)


The MountainViews Annual Gathering 21st Feb 2020

MountainViews will be holding its tenth Gathering on Friday, 21st Feb 2019.

 Olivia O'Leary
This year’s has Olivia O’Leary – well known journalist, writer and current affairs presenter who has worked for both RTE and BBC and the Irish Times, among others. She currently broadcasts a weekly political diary on Drivetime on RTE.

Olivia is also a keen walker and will present a talk entitled “Path of Dreams: the Barrow Way” about about walking the Barrow towpath between Athy and St Mullins, and the bits of history and flora and fauna along the way. She will also explain how the campaign to keep the natural grass surface of this 250 year old path fits in with the recent United Nations call for countries to create corridors of biodiversity.

 Dun Bríste
Iain Miller of UniqueAscent – Based in Donegal, Iain is a rock-climber and Mountain Instructor who has made a speciality of climbing the sea stacks scattered around our coasts, and who has written and published extensively. His talk will focus on the cliffs and seastacks of Donegal and contains some awe-inspiring photography. If you hanker after coastal adventure, come and listen.
There will be other speakers and our awards for people who have completed various lists or contributed to MV or hillwalking.

Doors open 7:30 for 8pm start at Lansdowne Hotel, Dublin 4. Charge Euro 10. Ample parking in nearby Wellington Road. More details in the Annual or in past newsletters at

Printed copies of the Annual also for sale first come first served.

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