Walk in Ireland, Wicklow Great Sugar Loaf, ascent 205m, length 2.7km
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donalhunt: Track 3215 in area near Great Sugar Loaf, Dublin/Wicklow (Ireland)
Great Sugar Loaf
Length: 2.7km, Creator time taken: 1h30m, Ascent: 205m,
Descent: 207m

Places: Start at O23541 11991, Great Sugar Loaf, end at Start
Logged as completed by 3
Given how well known this peak is, it was surprising that I hadn't completed it before now. A failed attempt in 2014 (due to an uncooperative child) was probably a blessing given that the final climb to the peak is fairly challenging for smaller children -- no such issues this time though and the 3.5-year-old successfully climbed his second peak in recent weeks.
Note regarding environment: this is a very popular peak and walker erosion is very evident (really needs some concerted efforts to improve the normal route).

Uploaded on: Wed, 30 Mar 2016 (10:11:55)
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