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simoburn: Track 2733 in area near Twelve Bens (Ireland)
PMG Walk 61 - Benbaun ridge walk
Length: 26.0km, Creator time taken: 5h46m, Ascent: 1464m,
Descent: 1437m

Places: Start at L69588 57378, Cregg, Binn Bhreac, Maumonght, An Chailleach, Muckanaght, Binn Fraoigh, Binn Bhán, Binn Charrach, end at L78376 58613 8.9km E from Start
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PMG Walk 61 - Benbaun ridge walk. After a very wet and windy day yesterday I was able to get out and do some walking in better conditions! It was still cold and windy with showers but otherwise good! This route would be a lot shorter if two cars were had as the walk to the summit of Cregg is a road which adds about 7kms if walking from the main road like myself. Otherwise the route was good, some nice views. Sadly the clouds came down when I was going up Benbaun and had just a quick glimpse of the views from the summit for a few seconds. Nice ridge walk!

Uploaded on: Fri, 7 Nov 2014 (14:29:01)
Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/track/2733/  
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