; Walk in Ireland, ascent 440m, length 6.8km
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peter1: Track 3724 in area near Comeragh Mountains (Ireland)
Steep approach!
Length: 6.8km, Creator time taken: 2h39m, Ascent: 440m,
Descent: 438m

Places: Start at S30662 15390, end at Start
Logged as completed by 1

My GPS system went a bit weird after I reached the Knockanaffrin ridge! This route is quite steep though very enjoyable. After reaching the lough, I saw a grass ramp, on the left hand side, leading up towards a spur leading to the ridge proper. The very obvious gully leading from the lough up to the summit appears very tempting, but I'm glad I didn't try it as there are some very steep parts near the summit.
The descent via The Gap is very straightforward though extremely wet and boggy.

Uploaded on: Sun, 18 Feb 2018 (09:32:59)
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