David-Guenot: Track 4183 in area near Glencappul Top, Mangerton (Ireland)
Mangerton Mega Loop
Length: 38.2km, Creator time taken: 10h57m, Ascent: 1631m, Descent: 1570m
Places:Start at V96699 84228, Glencappul Top, Mangerton North Top, Mangerton, Stoompa, Stoompa East Top, Dromderalough NE Top, Dromderalough, Dromderalough North-West Top, Knockbrack, Knockrower, Shaking Rock, end at V96212 83359 996m SW from Start Logged as completed by 1
A peak-bagger's route over Mangerton and its satellites. Horrendous terrain on the way down Shaking Rock to the Kerry Way, so don't follow that part of the route. I reckon best would be to retrace one's steps to the col with Knockrower and stay above the 300m contour along the ridge NE of my route as to avoid dropping down into the valley.
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