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Onzy: Track 3318 in area near Maumtrasna, Partry/Joyce Country (Ireland)
Maumtrasna: Up Skeltia and down Leynabrick
Length: 10.5km, Creator time taken: 2h55m, Ascent: 659m,
Descent: 372m

Places: Start at L98220 60292, Mám Trasna, end at L96810 61303 1.7km NW from Start
Logged as completed by 2

Route to Maumtrasna using the Skeltia and Leynabrick spurs running north from Lough Nafooey.

Maumtrasna is a curious hill. Basically a large plateau bitten into by a number of coums and with no obvious 'best' route to the top. The coums however provide a number of possibilities. This walk was prompted by a 2004 comment from miked, who suggested it, but found his attention grabbed by another coum having made his ascent.

Uploaded on: Tue, 4 Oct 2016 (18:47:05)
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Comment created by simon3 2020-May-21
We tried this route in 2019 and found it fine. We made one mistake -- towards the end, coming off Leynabricka we continued too far down the ridge directly towards Lough Nafooey which was bringing us directly towards farmland. We changed course and headed SE to the stream which you can approximately follow through rough woodlands to the road.
Of course, if we had looked more carefully at Onzy's route we might have realised this.

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