News 2020


Title:  Irish Peaks - the perfect Christmas present!
Date:  28/11/2020


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Irish Peaks celebrates Ireland’s highest mountains through an inspiring collection of seventy-one hillwalking routes, contributed by Mountaineering Ireland members. These beautifully illustrated routes will encourage the reader to visit all of Ireland’s main mountain areas.


Irish Peaks has been published by Mountaineering Ireland in tribute to the late Joss Lynam, who edited the original Irish Peaks book, published in 1982. One of Mountaineering Ireland’s aims in producing this book is to promote responsible engagement with Ireland’s mountains, an engagement that is based on understanding and respect.


Irish Peaks is just what you need if you’re planning a hillwalking holiday in Ireland in 2021.


Mountaineering Ireland members get a 10% discount on the recommended retail price of €29.95. This means you pay €26.95 (plus postage & packaging charges). Order your copy now from:


Also, you can order up to eight books in a single shipment and only pay the delivery charge for one book. This is exclusive to orders delivered on the island of Ireland.


  • 256-page hardcover guide, featuring 71 hillwalking routes across the island of Ireland
  • Routes submitted by Mountaineering Ireland members, many from local clubs
  • Illustrated with inspiring photographs and a map for each route
  • Substantial introduction to Ireland’s mountain environment
  • Includes advice on access and safety in the mountains


“Irish Peaks’ is a genuine landmark in Irish mountain publishing”

Peter Walker, MountainViews




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