Ireland's County High Points -
A Walking Guide

Title:  Ireland's County High Points - A Walking Guide

Author:  Kieron Gribbon

Publisher:  The Collins Press

ISBN:  9781848891401

First published:  2012

Summary:  Walking guidebook detailing twenty-six quality routes of various grades throughout the whole of Ireland. This book is the definitive guide for anyone planning to visit the highest point in any of Ireland's thirty-two counties.

On the back cover:  Whether you are a leisurely rambler or a serious hillwalker, there is a good chance you have visited or plan to visit at least one of Ireland's County High Points. While this special set of Irish hills and mountains continues to attract more visitors each year, they have never had a walking guidebook exclusively devoted to them. Ireland's County High Points - A Walking Guide explains everything you need to know as a walker before setting out on your County High Points quests. Each chapter contains a brief county profile and a detailed walking route, accompanied by easy-to-read maps created by the author. Kieron also provides a definitive guide to the Irish Four Peaks Challenge and other challenges based on Ireland's County High Points. Explore the highest points in Ireland's thirty-two counties, from Carrauntoohil in Kerry to Mullaghmeen in Westmeath, with this thoroughly researched guidebook.

Content & credits:  192 pages. Words [by Kieron Gribbon]. Colour photographs [by Kieron Gribbon]. High-quality, digitally-produced, colour route location and detail maps [by Kieron Gribbon].

Route location map (walk start points):

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Other walking guidebooks for this area:

The area covered by this book is also dealt with by the following list of recommended titles.

  Connemara & Mayo - A Walking Guide

  Carrauntoohil & MacGillycuddy's Reeks - A Walking Guide

  Scenic Walks in West Cork - A Walking Guide

  Tipperary & Waterford - A Walking Guide

  Northern Ireland - A Walking Guide

  Hiking in Ireland

  Walking in Ireland

  Best Irish Walks

  Kerry Walks

  West Cork Walks

  West of Ireland Walks

  The Mournes Walks

  The Mountains of Ireland


Counties covered by this book:

This guidebook contains walking routes in the following counties.

  County Antrim

  County Armagh

  County Carlow

  County Cavan

  County Clare

  County Cork

  County Derry

  County Donegal

  County Down

  County Dublin

  County Fermanagh

  County Galway

  County Kerry

  County Kildare

  County Kilkenny

  County Laois

  County Leitrim

  County Limerick

  County Longford

  County Louth

  County Mayo

  County Meath

  County Monaghan

  County Offaly

  County Roscommon

  County Sligo

  County Tipperary

  County Tyrone

  County Waterford

  County Westmeath

  County Wexford

  County Wicklow