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Old Man of Storr Mountain , in British 500-600m List

Height: 535m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 23 24 Grid Reference: NG50000 53900
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Longitude: -6.17525, Latitude: 57.506041 , Easting: 150000, Northing: 853900 Prominence: 80m,  Isolation: 0.1km ,   GPS IDs, 6 char: OldMnf, 10 char: OldMnfStr
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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Old Man of Storr in area North Skye and Raasay, Ireland
Picture: Sky high in Skye
 
The Old Man witnesses the dawn of a new day
by mcrtchly  5 Feb 2019
The Old Man of Storr is an iconic pinnacle summit on the Isle of Syke. It is a steep 2km, 350m climb to the viewpoint (Pixabay) from the car park which was made more difficult in full blown Arctic conditions; sub-zero temperatures and howling wind. Even more so as the hike up needs to be started well before dawn in the darkness. Crampons and a head torch were essential. But the effort was rewarded with a spectacular sunrise. For photographers, it doesn't get much better than this. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/B6843/comment/20400/
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