Sperrins in the Snow: Carnanelly

With the recent snowfall over high ground, I decided to take a midweek trip to the Sperrin Mountains, having not been able to get out at the weekend. The initial plan was to walk a couple of the eastern summits, but on reaching Draperstown I was underwhelmed by the amount of white stuff on these hills.  Instead I continued west towards … Continue reading Sperrins in the Snow: Carnanelly

Leitrim: Boleybrack and Lackagh Mountain Photo Blog

This charity hike with the Holey Soles Hill Walking Club visited a quiet corner of an Irish county I've long had a soft spot for, Leitrim. Sometimes known as Boleybrack Mountain, this area of upland heath and bog lies to the southeast of Manorhamilton and southwest of Glenfarne.  It is the site of a successful conservation project … Continue reading Leitrim: Boleybrack and Lackagh Mountain Photo Blog