Walk in Ireland, Derry Barnes Top Knockanbane Mountain, ascent 178m, length 4km
Peter Walker: Track 2153 in area near Barnes Top, Sperrin Mountains (Ireland)
Barnes Top and Knockanbane Top
Length: 4.0km, Creator time taken: 55m18s, Ascent: 178m, Descent: 207m
Places:Start at H63630 99051, Barnes Top, Knockanbane Mountain, end at H63154 99467 633m NW from Start Logged as completed by 1
A quick test of the Viewranger GPS software (this time on an HTC Desire mobile) out on the hill...not too bad at all. The pull up Barnes is not too bad by Sperrin standards; the col between Barnes and Knockanbane is damply fissured but (fortunately) without a drowning risk.
To vary the return we made a semi-beeline for the (out of sight) car, then followed an intervening fence back to the road (which provides easy access back to the start).
Uploaded on: Mon, 22 Apr 2013 (21:36:00) Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/track/2153/ To download GPS tracks you must be enrolled and logged in. See "Login or enrol", top right - quick and easy.
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