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