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Re: Chance favours the brave - 2 Day Mourne Wall Walk
« Reply #45 on: October 23, 2009 »

Found this cool photo of the wall streaching form meelmore to muck which will a good chunk of day 1

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Re: Chance favours the brave - 2 Day Mourne Wall Walk
« Reply #46 on: October 23, 2009 »

whats the grid ref for meelmore car park? is that the one on the road to carrick little carpark? You turn left at the cross roads for the rock amenitey site or something....
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Re: Chance favours the brave - 2 Day Mourne Wall Walk
« Reply #47 on: October 23, 2009 »

whats the grid ref for meelmore car park? is that the one on the road to carrick little carpark? You turn left at the cross roads for the rock amenitey site or something....

It's on down from the Trassey Car Park. Here's a link
http://maps.google.co.uk/maps?q=meelmore+lodge&oe=utf-8&client=firefox-a&ie=UTF8&hl=en&hq=meelmore+lodge&hnear=&ll=54.212845,-5.99478&spn=0.006161,0.01929&z=16
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Re: Chance favours the brave - 2 Day Mourne Wall Walk
« Reply #48 on: October 23, 2009 »

Good luck for tomorrow guys. Take lots of photos and send me text updates so I can be jealous!
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Re: Chance favours the brave - 2 Day Mourne Wall Walk
« Reply #49 on: October 24, 2009 »

I hope the lads are okay - the weather's awful in Belfast and the Mournes forcast is for winds gusting 65mph!
They left this morning at 12, I heard from them as the started Meelmore.
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Re: Chance favours the brave - 2 Day Mourne Wall Walk
« Reply #50 on: October 24, 2009 »

Given the weather was this trip sensible.........
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Re: Chance favours the brave - 2 Day Mourne Wall Walk
« Reply #51 on: October 25, 2009 »

I hope the lads are okay - the weather's awful in Belfast and the Mournes forcast is for winds gusting 65mph!
They left this morning at 12, I heard from them as the started Meelmore.
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have u heard from the boys yet  ???
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Re: Chance favours the brave - 2 Day Mourne Wall Walk
« Reply #52 on: October 25, 2009 »

dont worry lads we're all safe and sound. we decided to call it after comming off muck the weather was too bad to continue.
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Re: Chance favours the brave - 2 Day Mourne Wall Walk
« Reply #53 on: October 25, 2009 »

dont worry lads we're all safe and sound. we decided to call it after comming off muck the weather was too bad to continue.

That's a shame, still you have to try these things! Did you come back last night or camp and come home this morning?
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Re: Chance favours the brave - 2 Day Mourne Wall Walk
« Reply #54 on: October 25, 2009 »

nah we decided to just go home. Micheal and josh took their wet kit off and put it in a bin bag and i'm not even joking it must have weighed close to 25kg if not more.
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Re: Chance favours the brave - 2 Day Mourne Wall Walk
« Reply #55 on: October 25, 2009 »

How did you get from Muck back round to Meelmore then?
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Re: Chance favours the brave - 2 Day Mourne Wall Walk
« Reply #56 on: October 25, 2009 »

taxi! I put a wee trip review up if you want to read it.
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Re: Chance favours the brave - 2 Day Mourne Wall Walk
« Reply #57 on: October 25, 2009 »

Well lads as long as yous all made it home safe and sound yous can try it again another day  :'(
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Re: Chance favours the brave - 2 Day Mourne Wall Walk
« Reply #58 on: October 25, 2009 »

well that was a mini epic.....................think we made the right choice in calling it a day. what a day though ;D
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