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Nice mountain but climbed on a horrid day.

I climbed this mountain in horrid weather but enjoyed it nonetheless. My book said to start at a... read more

Reviewed 3 February 2019
christineg973
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Worth a visit.

Got to the base of the South side of the mountain in August but did not climb - its a long storey... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
williammm2016
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3 Feb 2019
“Nice mountain but climbed on a horrid day.”
2 Sep 2018
“Worth a visit.”
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Derryveagh Mountains, Donegal Town, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 February 2019

I climbed this mountain in horrid weather but enjoyed it nonetheless. My book said to start at a wayside shrine but the actual starting point is at a car park just a few feet away where a path leads to the hill. The path isn't...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 September 2018

Got to the base of the South side of the mountain in August but did not climb - its a long storey. Will be returning to climb the North side via The Miner's Path which is more challenging and has spectacular views.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank williammm2016
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Spectacular drive through the national park and surrounding mountains. Don't go to Donegal without doing this.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank DEIRDRE B
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Parked by the small shine as the one 100m on was full. The walk there and back is about 6km and easily done in 3 hours. The only clear path is across the bog and up for about 500m, then it disappears so start your...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

Anytime the weather is clear, take a trip and enjoy the wilderness. (Having said that, there is great phone coverage so you can broadcast it when you twist your ankle clambering down the scree...)

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank V6263BJalana
Reviewed 15 September 2017

While traveling through the region, Muckish Mountain loomed ahead, behind and by my side. Beautiful mountain! Another outstanding County Donegal sight.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank NHjo
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Well the "Seven Sisters" ....among them one is Muckish mountain all worth a visit ,but even if you can't climb still surrounded by beautiful sights and sounds of all mountains ,Valley and the lake.In the vicinity of Glenveagh National Park they can be easily seen...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Naureen Y
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Take this road if you are heading west.....be careful driving but it's worth the effort.......beautiful scenery and when you turn that last corner and you see Tory Island in the distance you know you're nearly in Falcarragh

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank tomfY100HK
Reviewed 20 March 2017

If you feel energetic this is one mountain that the whole family can attempt to climb. Even if you don't make it to the top, the views along the way are fabulous.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Cathy R
Reviewed 14 February 2017

It was a Beautiful Sunday Morning on the 12th Of February 2017,with not a cloud in the Sky.We had looked at Muckish Mountain which was just across from Our Home on many occasions,but this day we decided to do something we had considered before. This...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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