Connacht 1992 - The Maumturks

Route outline: Campsite - Binn Idir an Da Log - Binn Mhairg Circuit

Grid Ref. Magnetic Bearing Distance Time Taken Height Gained Time Taken Total Time
River Junction 916 526

330

1 km

12

150m

15

27

Cliff 909 537

24

Start of Ridge 898 542

286

1 km

12

60m

6

18

Spot Height 438 887 543

204

km

10

10

Col below 438 885 538

200

km

10

270m

27

37

Turn for summit 884 535

139

.7 km

14

180m

18

32

2nd "Summit" 888 531

192

km

4

4

Binn Idir 887 529

188

.3 km

6

6

Turn for Col 887 526

98

.4km

8

8

Col below Binn Idir 887 528

98

.7 km

14

14

High Point 895 525

186

.8 km

16

16

Saddle 896 518

170

km

10

60m

6

16

Turn to Summit 897 515

104

km

10

60m

6

16

Binn Chaonaigh 903 515

16

km

10

10

Fence below Binn Mhairg 904 521

166

1 km

30

30

River Junction 907 511

130

km

10

10

River/Path jct.. 911 508

50

2 km

40

40

Bridge 925 524

288

1 km

20

30

3

23

River Junction 916 526

14.15 km

5 hrs

Walking time = 5 hrs plus hr for lunch plus 10mins per hour

for rests gives a total time of 7 hrs

Route outline: Campsite - Binn Mhairg - Binn Idir an Da Log Circuit

Description Grid Ref. Magnetic Bearing Distance Time Taken Height Gained Time Taken Total Time
River Junction 916 526

118

1 km

20

20

Bridge 925 524

230

2 km

40

100 m

10

50

River/Path jct.. 911 508

308

km

10

120 m

12

22

River Junction 907 511

346

1 km

30

270 m

27

60

Fence below Binn Mhairg 904 521

196

km

10

20 m

2

12

Binn Chaonaigh 903 515

282

km

10

10

Turn onto Col 897 515

350

km

10

10

Saddle 896 518

354

.8 km

20

120 m

12

32

High Point 895 525

278

km

10

10

Col below Binn Idir 887 528

278

.4 km

8

60 m

6

14

Turn for Binn Idir 887 526

9

.3 km

6

30

3

10

Binn Idir 887 529

16

.2 km

4

4

2nd "Summit" 888 531

320

.7 km

14

14

Drop-off Point 884 535

11

km

10

210m*

20

30

Col below 438 885 538

22

km

10

100m

10

20

Spot Height 438 887 543

107

1 km

12

30m

3

15

End of Ridge 898 542

128

1 km

12

12

Cliff 909 537

150

1 km

12

12

River Junction 916 526

14.15km

* Add time for very steep downhill sections

Walking time = 5 hrs plus hr for lunch plus 10mins per hour

for rests gives a total time of 7 hrs