Tag: Galtee Mountains

Your Pics: Mourne Mountains and Galtymore from Michael Kinahan

Thanks to Michael Kinahan for sharing these pics with us of his recent walks. The first two pics were taken on a walk of Chimney Rock Mountain and the Brandy Pad in the Mourne Mountains. They illustrate the winter conditions that have been present in the Mourne Mountains for a number of weeks. You really only get a feel for the amount of snow when you see it drifted the height of the Mourne Wall.   The next three shots come from a walk up Galtymore and show the icy conditions Read more [...]

Winter Wonderland: Snow on the Irish Mountains (Part 1)

Isn't there something special about a covering of snow on the mountains? We asked you to send in your photos of snow on the Irish Mountains and the response has been incredible. We've literally been snowed-under with photos so have decided to break the article into two pieces. This is the first of these articles; we hope to have the second one online soon. We feel that the pictures we've chosen demonstrate the beauty and diversity of the Irish mountains. A big thank-you to everyone who sent Read more [...]