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Recent Posts

New locations and sub-lists

Since its original publication on 5th December 2015, the Gribbon list of Ireland’s major geographical high points has comprised 186 locations. Today, 12th October 2017, that number increased to 188 as we welcomed two new summits to our lists. Today, we also published four new secondary sub-lists, expanding the High Point Ireland list portfolio to … Continue reading New locations and sub-lists

A change to our photo competition

By now, many of you will have heard of the #HighPointIrelandPhoto competitions we run on Twitter every three months. Until now, the winning photo from each of these quarterly competitions has become the header image of the High Point Ireland website and its social media profiles for a period of three months. Going forward, a new type of prize … Continue reading A change to our photo competition

Secondary Gribbon sub-lists

When the Gribbon list of Ireland’s major geographical high points was published on 5th December 2015, each of its locations had been selected for inclusion because it met the criteria for at least one of the following eight primary Gribbon sub-lists: Province Gribbons County Gribbons Local Council Gribbons Range Gribbons Island Gribbons River Gribbons Isolation … Continue reading Secondary Gribbon sub-lists

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