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Day Walk - Slieve Binnian & North Tor

Date
Sep 14 2019
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Contact details

Address

Carrick Little Car Park, 74 Oldtown Road, Annalong, Newry, County Down,
T: 07444 305 322
E: info@young-ascents.com

Loop walk to summit of Slieve Binnian via North Tor and the Annalong Valley.

Enjoy a day walking in the beautiful Mourne Mountains, summit Slieve Binnian and admire impressive granite tors, with multi-lingual, qualified Mountain Leader.

We will ascend towards the Mourne Wall and summit of Slieve Binnian for a coffee break amongst spectacular granite tor formations and, on a clear day, views of Silent Valley reservoir and surrounding mountains. Our route onwards is gentle and passes more impressive tor formations as we descend towards our lunchstop overlooking Ben Crom Reservoir. Our route to finish, descends past the shores of the Blue Lough, the edge of the Annalong Wood and the cosy Carrick Cottage café.

Walk summary: 10km distance with 610m ascent

Departing from: Carrick Little car park, Head Road, Annalong, Co.Down

Recommended kit list and booking options can be found at: www.young-ascents.com