Friday 29th September 2006

 

Start Point : Donard Park - Newcastle (J 375 306)

 

Distance : 5.0 miles Height Ascended : 850 metres

 

 

Restored ice house adjacent to the Glen River Path - 18th century domestic freezer!

 

Fly Agaric

 

Looking up the Glen River path.........

 

..looking down the Glen River path

 

Bruce and Cad - Northern Ireland's highest boxers!!

 

Slieve Beg and the Devil's Coachroad - taken from the final ascent of Slieve Donard

 

Southwesterly panorama from Slieve Donard and some of the Mourne Mountains click on image for a larger version

 

Stone lookout tower marking the top of Slieve Donard with trig point mounted on the top (850m)

 

Descending Slieve Donard alongside a section of The Mourne Wall

which can be seen stretching up to Slieve Commedagh and beyond to Slievenaglogh

 

Looking down the Glen River valley to the coastal town of Newcastle and surrounding plains