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A spectacle indeed.

Drove from Letterkenny to Glenveagh National Park on a fine sunny morning. Mount Errigal looked... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
bredalooney
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Cork, Ireland
Great views of this while touring the area

I loved seeing Mount Errigal as I toured the region. I mean, it stands out quite a bit, right... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
NHjo
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Rye, New Hampshire
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“car park” (19 reviews)
“great climb” (6 reviews)
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Dunlewy, Letterkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Drove from Letterkenny to Glenveagh National Park on a fine sunny morning. Mount Errigal looked spectacular.

Thank bredalooney
Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved seeing Mount Errigal as I toured the region. I mean, it stands out quite a bit, right? Like a third cousin of Croagh Patrick. It's a mystical presence -- beautiful.

Thank NHjo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stunning views through the Derryveagh mountain ranges, capped by the magnificent Mount Errigal, the highest point in the county.

Thank jfmccann
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took part in the huddle up the errigal 2017, we where on holiday and was on my bucket list so why not raise some money for charity while doing something I wanted to do! The added benefit was lots of people helping spur you...More

Thank stuart d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We're not climbers, but we loved just seeing the Mt. Errigal area! That's the kind of "afternoon drive" we love!

Thank Michael V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I always love seen this mountain what an amazing view you get on a sunny/dull day it really is a must see .

Thank Mary K
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

It was a wet a misty day when we decided to climb Mount Errigal I had hiked in Wicklow before and was expecting some tracks but this is not for anyone who doesn't like getting mucky or wet. People were hiking it with runners and...More

Thank MCCO36
Reviewed August 11, 2017

The views are amazing but we didn't make it very far, we were prepared as previous reviews talked about the mud so we had decent footwear and clothing. My 7 year old sank up to his thighs in mud and almost lost his boots, I...More

Thank Gemma S
Reviewed August 11, 2017

I know it's not a very high mountain...but it gives a great impression of one!!!! Was lucky enough to be the first car in the car park last Thursday, so it was nice to have the mountain to myself for a short while. By the...More

Thank Mary F
Reviewed August 7, 2017

Small but good car park the a slog through a peat bog ( I agree with comments that some form of protection for the bog needs to be done otherwise this hillside will be destroyed). I used off-road running shoes and my feet and socks...More

Thank Malcolm D
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Clare_Marie2013
July 13, 2017|
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Response from Waterford-TRIP | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I'd agree with the above two answers. The boggy start and the loose scree and stones on the climb itself would probably make it impractical and possibly unsafe to bring a dog along unless it was well trained and used to... More
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rasmom
January 8, 2017|
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Response from kevinhayden | Reviewed this property |
Therte's a number of variables to consider, the wind direction and strength, recent rain which can make the going heavy, if you've done mountain climbing like this before you'll find this easy enough but allow up to 5 hours... More
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Cassie M
May 23, 2016|
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Response from MILLER1969 | Reviewed this property |
It's really boggy & mucky at the start so trainers wouldn't be the best idea.
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