Tag: Macgillycuddy’s Reeks

The Story Behind The Photo: ‘Summits Flight’

This entry is part 4 of 18 in the series The Story Behind The Photo
We are staying in Kerry for the next photo in our series ‘The Story Behind The Photo’. Last week we published a piece featuring some photos of snow on The Irish Mountains. This shot was taken by Eoin Lee on the snow-covered summit of Carrauntoohil, Ireland's Highest Mountain, at the end of November. Eoin takes up the story.. My photo 'Summits Flight', was taken on Saturday the 24th of November, my first day hiking and scrambling in the MacGillycuddy's Reeks and first ascent of Binn 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 [...]