Walk in Ireland, Kerry Knockafeehane, ascent 343m, length 7.2km
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Bunsen7: Track 3881 in area near Knockafeehane, Slieve Mish (Ireland)
Meelin Hill, Brackloon and Knockafeehane
Length: 7.2km, Creator time taken: 1h50m, Ascent: 343m,
Descent: 336m

Places: Start at Q59333 01877, Knockafeehane, end at Start
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A grand and simple waymarked trail for a day of low lying cloud.
Park up at the post office beside the Tom Crean mini-park across from the South Pole Inn.
Be careful on the short section of the R561 - better to stay on the eastern side of the road even if heading south (i.e. go with traffic) as there is no verge on the west side and I encountered 2 large coaches that made me wave frantically before I felt comfortable that they would give me a wide berth.
You see the below sign at the turn off the R561 onto the trail which starts with some sleepered steps..

Inch Beach from Knockafeehane - a fine misty day

Uploaded on: Fri, 17 Aug 2018 (15:33:59)
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