wicklore: Track 1331 in area near Cúlóg , Maamturks (Ireland)
Length: 6.9km, Creator time taken: 2h19m, Ascent: 378m, Descent: 368m
Places:Start at L87901 55560, Cúlóg, end at Start Logged as completed by 1
This walk visits a summit just outside the main Maamturks ridge. Starting at one of the valleys holiday cottages, it's a pleasant walk along a good (but wet) track initially, then following the banks of a rushing mountain stream. A steep uphill pull then brings you across an unspoilt heathery plateau to the high point. Great views over to the nearby main Maamturks. The unspoilt nature of this summit means there are no tracks through the heather on the last several hundred metres of the walk across the top. The starting point is in the Glenlosh Valley and it is advised to seek permission from the landowners who live at the end of the valley.
Uploaded on: Sun, 26 Feb 2012 (17:05:45) Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/track/1331/ To download GPS tracks you must be enrolled and logged in. See "Login or enrol", top right - quick and easy.
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