Monday, May 21, 2007

Mourne's Seven Sevens, Single Speed

OK, we carried the bikes most of the time, but so what?! A great day out on 19 May. Parked at Carrick Little (south of Binnian), took the road round to the Ott Track, then did the 7 peaks over 700 metres. Not one for lovers of flowing singletrack, it is very technical, with lots of carrying.

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SUPERB (albeit technical) descents from Meelbeg, Bearnagh, Commedagh, Donard and Binnian. Some great stuff also on the Brandy Pad, and from Donard under the Castles, and between the Tors going up Binnian. Terrible bike descents from Meelmore and most of Lamagan - pretty much unrideable unless well scouted first. A long day, but well worth the effort.
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5 comments:

Ken said...

Nice to see you included the three pictures of riders on bikes rather than the 143 pictures of bikes on riders!

CK

Anonymous said...

Totally Mad!!

PMcA

Anonymous said...

Where's your report on the Hill and Dale race then. Cash on his own with the Three Musketters!!!

Anonymous said...

i ran this route in 2005, is very tough terrain, good job on getting around the route alive on bikes! mental!

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