Tag: Galtymore Mountain

Sunrise Summit Challenge – Trek Ireland’s Highest Peaks at Night

The Irish Red Cross have launched ‘Sunrise Summit Challenge’, a brand new charity adventure which will simultaneously take place at ten mountain locations across Ireland.  The Sunrise Summit Challenge will see participants hike through the early morning darkness, of April 14th, reaching the mountain summits in time to witness the sun rise over Ireland. The ten mountains, in Kerry, Wicklow, Tipperary, Mayo, Galway, Donegal, Waterford and Down, offer a range of exciting route types, suitable Read more [...]

Winter Wonderland: Snow on the Irish Mountains (Part 2)

A few weeks back, we asked you to send in your photos of snow on the Irish Mountains and we had a great response. Such were the number of photos submitted that we had to break the piece into 2 parts. Part 1 was published a couple of weeks back. The images submitted showcase the beauty and diversity of the Mountains of Ireland. The first shot comes from regular contributor John McGuigan, @IBGrizzly on twitter. John recently sent us in a shot from Shanlieve in the Mourne Mountains which was Read more [...]