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Mount Brandon

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Island of Anglesey, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Last year a I completed the British 3 peaks. This year I fancied something different therefore we headed for the Kerry Mountains for a couple of mountain climbs on our first day before moving on to Mount Brandon. We took the Pilgrims Path up from the village below having camped outside the Mount Brandon Hostel which was also excellent. The... More

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Mount Dora, FL
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174 reviews 174 reviews
43 attraction reviews
152 helpful votes 152 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

Our only disappointment, this entire trip, was destroying a tire on Irelands wonderful roads while trying to make a pre-booked boat rental at Lyne's Cottages in Brandon Bay. Having no inkling of the time it took to drive out from Adare, we undertook the Mission, leaving at 9:30am and arrived at 12:o5 noon. Quoted 30 euro for the first hour,... More

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Western Ireland, Ireland
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15 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013

There are enough reviews of paths to take but if you do go then consider..... First have a look at the weather forecast. If it is cloudy in the south west part then consider not going on the trip because when you get to the top all there is is cloud and no view, cold and wet cloud and poss.... More

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cork
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

This summer, I was delighted to complete the walk to the the top of Mount Brandon. Starting from the carpark by grotto at faha, outside Cloghane, the start was definitely the hardest as it was a continuous rise over grassland - stopped for water on many occassions. It then levelled off as one went around the corner towards the lake.... More

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