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Bank holiday weekend escape to dingle. Blessed with a beautiful day and fab views. Highly recommended

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 November 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Bank holiday weekend escape to dingle. Blessed with a beautiful day and fab views. Highly recommended

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

If your on the way into Dingle you will see a brown sign pointing you towards Brandon's Point. Check it out as its only a mere 10km off the main road into Dingle. The views are amazing! There is also a Pilgramage trail in which you can climb to the very top of the peak to catch an even more... More 

Thank James W
Jackson, WY
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Mount Brandon is a wonderful way to spend an afternoon on Dingle! The climb begins right away, trekking through sheep dotted countryside. The 360 degree views from the summit are breathtaking and well worth the effort. Bring a layer, the wind on the summit can be aggressive.

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

A climb over the mountain was part of our Dingle Way walk. The climb up was well marked and very steep but offered great views back over the bay.. The climb is 650m high. The way down was a lot more challenging, a lot of pretty steep, rocky, boggy areas. we found that we were looking at best way down... More 

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upstate NY
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Luckily we had a good day for this climb. It was clear at the top when we headed off. The trail is well marked, so getting lost will not be a problem. Even though it was a dry day the trail is wet. Some of the trail is in or very close to running water. I loved that the stations... More 

1 Thank pasqe
San Antonio, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

Mount Brandon or Brandon is the highest peak on the Dingle Peninsula. Tack on approximately 30 minutes driving time after visiting Connor Pass and be prepared to negotiate some of the smallest roads you'll encounter in Ireland. The trek is well worth it given the fantastic view of the water below, Dolphins, sheep grazing and an opportunity to trek up... More 

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Greenville, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

The trailhead to Mt. Brandon is about a 15 minute drive from Dingle. I drove from Dingle on 459 towards Feohanagh. I took a right at the road with the small Mt Brandon sign. This narrow road leads to the trailhead. There is a parking lot at the end of the road. I set my watch and started on the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

The climb up Mt Brandon is steep but easy to navigate following crosses and white markers all the way. After cross 4, we entered the clouds and had no views for the remainder of the climb. Strong wind and rain at the summit but still worth the effort. We were very grateful for the white markers on the descent, as... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

We hiked Mount Brandon on a whim, not knowing what we were getting ourselves into. But it turned out to be a fantastic hike! Straight uphill most of the way, hopping over rocks, to the summit. There were people of all ages and fitness levels on this hike, though it was quite the workout for even someone fit. There are... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

We were unfortunate with the weather. It was raining and a heavy mist. We climbed Mount Brandon which was a good challenge, particularly the last 100/150 meters, quite steep getting up and down. Due to rain and the heavy mist there was no view from the top. Very pleased to have climbed it!!! The website guide said it was a... More 

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