; Walk in Ireland, Down Slievenaboley, ascent 197m, length 2.2km
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Peter Walker: Track 2466 in area near Mourne Mountains (Ireland)
Slievenaboley
Length: 2.2km, Creator time taken: 38m23s, Ascent: 197m,
Descent: 61m

Places: Start at J27414 43028, Slievenaboley, end at Start
Logged as completed by 1

'An ascent of Slievenaboley' rather than 'The Ascent of Slievenaboley'. Mr Goodman describes it as nice and easy, and it probably is, but when his eminently straightforward sounding route is tackled by an English bloke in a bit of a hurry who's never been one to let '30 years of experience' win out over 'the sort of bloodthirsty impatience and enthusiasm that both won us and lost us an Empire' you can bet that he'll manage to find thick brambles and quaking bog even if no-one else can.

Oh, and 197m of ascent seems out by a factor of about three...I mean, my routefinding was useless but not THAT useless.

Uploaded on: Mon, 14 Apr 2014 (21:41:24)
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