Walk in Ireland, Galway Binn Doire Chláir Binn Chorr Binn Chorr North Top Binn an tSaighdiúra Bencorrbeg Binn Dubh Binn Bhraoin North Top Binn Bhraoin Central Top Binn Bhraoin Binn Gabhar Benglenisky Benlettery, ascent 1914m, length 23.1km
simoburn: Track 2731 in area near Binn Doire Chláir, Twelve Bens (Ireland)
PMG Walk 60 - The Bens
Length: 23.1km, Creator time taken: 7h16m, Ascent: 1914m, Descent: 1919m
Places:Start at L78262 47826, Binn Doire Chláir, Binn Chorr, Binn Chorr North Top, Binn an tSaighdiúra, Bencorrbeg, Binn Dubh, Binn Bhraoin North Top, Binn Bhraoin Central Top, Binn Bhraoin, Binn Gabhar, Benglenisky, Benlettery, end at Start Logged as completed by 2
PMG Walk 60 - The "Bens"! Well it has been awhile since I have had such a rocky mountainous terrain to walk on! It was tough enough going at times too! To be honest this was one of those walks that made me a little nervous. I read a lot about how slippy the rock could be and considering the wet conditions of late it made me wonder how "slippy" it may get! In the end I got dry weather but the rocks that were wet were most certainly slippy when wet! Overall a great walk which can be done as a loop with one car too..so no hitching for me this time at least ;)
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