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Topic - NEW ARTICLE: CLASSIC ROUTE: Carrot Ridge, Bencorr

UKC Articles - on 31 Jul 2009
[Pitch 6 of Carrot Ridge, 2 kb]Rising forbiddingly out of the bleak Connemara landscape, the Twelve Bens (a.k.a. Pins) are as rugged as any massif in the west of Ireland which is to say, very. For hills this rocky its surprising at close quarters to discover that in between acres of quartzite the range is one giant sponge. Indeed the peat bogs and their guardian midge hordes are practically of a Caledonian ferocity. The same can be said for the hills, of which Bencorr is both beauty and the beast. This pale ridge-buttressed rock peak hosts some of the grandest crags in Ireland. Amongst so much exposed stone Carrot Ridge is the stand-out line

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