The last hour to the summit is quite tough going but we all made it. Whilst all the clubs, associations and activity operators listed on this website generally operate according to which is accepted as current best practice, it is the responsibility of the participant to ensure that they are credible and all appropriate safety standards are adhered to. Welcome to MountainViews If you want to use the website often please enrol quick and free at top right.
Follow the track to the left towards the Bloody Bridge River and then cross the river using conveniently located boulders as stepping stones. How do I get there?
Patrick, founded a monastery at Maghera north of Newcastle. Made it the whole way but it wasn't very wise. Marvel at the The Mourne Mountains wall: Slieve Donard Ordnance Survey Maps: Slieve Donard Normal Route.
You will see double gates and a stone stile to mark the start of the Trassey Track. I had hoped for a bit of cloud to move in as I reached the summit and the weather didn't let me down.
By Area In All Areas. Tumbling Brook on Glen River.
Highest mountain in Northern Ireland at 850m 2789ft It is the 19th highest peak in Ireland It rises sharply to this height only 2 miles from the Irish Sea at Carlingford Lough It is a young granite peak from the Neogene Period about 2. Grid Reference End J375305.
Keep following the river down towards the coast and turn left when you come to the Ballagh Road. Start in the Donard car park in Newcastle and follow an obvious path at the back of the park which leads into the trees. County Down, Northern Ireland, Europe. What to look out for? Walk SW across a boggy coll before starting to climb up the eastern slopes of Slieve Donard.
Illegal cargo ships stocked full of prohibited packages of tobacco, wine, spirits, leather, silk and spices docked at the foot of the Mournes in Newcastle during the 18th and 19th Centuries. Closest town: