300m, 9 pitches. Mixed scrambling(3) with sections of climbing(V-Diff). Start from Heavenly Gates.

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Ireland 3 Star D-HS, The Big Easys, The Ridges of England, Wales and Ireland, Ireland 3 Star Multipitches

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ChickenWing 1 Nov Show βeta
βeta: Begin at the top of the Heavenly Gates, Follow the obvious ridge to the summit.
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User Date Style Notes & Partners
ChickenWing 27 Oct Lead O/S
with Sam Irwin
with Sam Irwin
philippoc93 14 Jul Lead O/S Moved together for most of it apart from The Tower and last little steep part. Amazing route and brilliant day out.
with Dani
Moved together for most of it apart from The Tower and last little steep part. Amazing route and brilliant day out.
with Dani
RKernan 12 Jul AltLd rpt What better way to spend the Glorious Twelfth. Atmospheric.
with Vicky Ward, ldavison440
What better way to spend the Glorious Twelfth. Atmospheric.
with Vicky Ward, ldavison440
ElmoPalermo 12 Jul AltLd
with Alistair, kylos8048
with Alistair, kylos8048
windy_miller 12 Jul 2nd O/S
kylos8048 12 Jul AltLd
BobKinsale 7 Jul AltLd Damp start but the rock was grand even when wet. Cleared near the top of the ridge for some great views.
Damp start but the rock was grand even when wet. Cleared near the top of the ridge for some great views.
Hidden 6 Jul 2nd rpt
MeabhMc 22 Jun Lead β Unreal first time on Carrauntoohil with Aislinn and Mike
Unreal first time on Carrauntoohil with Aislinn and Mike
Lorcan Quinn 25 May Lead O/S
Orla_Mac 21 May 2nd
with Ian
with Ian
Ian Lemon 21 May Lead O/S
with Orla Mac
with Orla Mac
Hidden 19 May 2nd
James Mulhall 19 May Lead rpt
with adele.h
with adele.h
adele.h 19 May 2nd
Seán Fortune 19 May Lead rpt Twice in a day! Solid days fun in perfect weather
with Paul, Silas, Annie-Kate
Twice in a day! Solid days fun in perfect weather
with Paul, Silas, Annie-Kate
TheaSmea 9 May AltLd
with Stopsy
with Stopsy
Stopsy 9 May AltLd O/S Great line with varied interest! Moved together on it.
Great line with varied interest! Moved together on it.
dannyserc 4 May Lead O/S
Hidden 4 May 2nd O/S
frecro 18 Apr Lead O/S
with Zoe Thornton
with Zoe Thornton
Michael O'S 31 Mar Lead
niallod91 4 Mar Lead O/S
with Eoghan Collins
with Eoghan Collins
jessieleong 21 Sep, 2018 2nd O/S Climbed as a guided day out with Kerry Climbing. Mixed conditions - wet and sunny, cloudy and claggy- but incredible taste of the Irish mountains. Would love to come back and do Curved Gully! Incredible stuff
Climbed as a guided day out with Kerry Climbing. Mixed conditions - wet and sunny, cloudy and claggy- but incredible taste of the Irish mountains. Would love to come back and do Curved Gully! Incredible stuff
BLatimer 16 Sep, 2018 AltLd O/S
Hidden 14 Jul, 2018 -
James Mulhall 14 Jul, 2018 AltLd rpt
with Dan Shaffrey, Seán Fortune
with Dan Shaffrey, Seán Fortune
StephenBleakley 14 Jul, 2018 AltLd
Seán Fortune 14 Jul, 2018 AltLd O/S Lost out on rock/paper/scissors for being stuck in the middle, but worked out nicely as we swapped around in time to lead up to the finger. Moved together for most of it, great day out!
with James Mulhall, Dan
Lost out on rock/paper/scissors for being stuck in the middle, but worked out nicely as we swapped around in time to lead up to the finger. Moved together for most of it, great day out!
with James Mulhall, Dan
Hidden 7 Jul, 2018 2nd RP
StephenBleakley 20 May, 2018 AltLd O/S Solid adventure, hopefully next time it won't be pissing rain and we can actually get some nice views! Simul-climbed and alternated leads. We both thought the other brought the nuts, but we managed fine with just slings and cams.
with Finn McWilliams
Solid adventure, hopefully next time it won't be pissing rain and we can actually get some nice views! Simul-climbed and alternated leads. We both thought the other brought the nuts, but we managed fine with just slings and cams.
with Finn McWilliams
Seán McLoughlin 20 May, 2018 AltLd rpt
with James Mulhall
with James Mulhall
Caris Mcknight 5 May, 2018 2nd Beautiful day for the ridge. We only pitched the last 3 sections or so, with most of it ascended by moving together. Really loose rock in a lot of places too. Topped off by meeting John Cronin (first ascent) later that day.
with tim91
Beautiful day for the ridge. We only pitched the last 3 sections or so, with most of it ascended by moving together. Really loose rock in a lot of places too. Topped off by meeting John Cronin (first ascent) later that day.
with tim91
tim91 5 May, 2018 Lead
Hidden ??, 2018 AltLd
Oo 26 Aug, 2017 2nd
with Tim_C7
with Tim_C7
Tim_C7 26 Aug, 2017 Lead O/S Brilliant climb or pile of chose... Still undecided
with Oo
Brilliant climb or pile of chose... Still undecided
with Oo
Dacky 14 Jul, 2017 Lead β Grade 3 scramble, easy moves but protection - forget it! The whole ridge is chossy sandstone and falling apart! Solo'ed most of it as the gear we could place would have held a mices fart. Good, wholesome fun! Reccomened.
Grade 3 scramble, easy moves but protection - forget it! The whole ridge is chossy sandstone and falling apart! Solo'ed most of it as the gear we could place would have held a mices fart. Good, wholesome fun! Reccomened.
JasonOneEye 9 Jul, 2017 Lead
with Conor 'Mitty' Walters
with Conor 'Mitty' Walters
Artem Babichenko 8 Jul, 2017 AltLd O/S
Toasty 31 May, 2017 AltLd
James Mulhall 31 May, 2017 AltLd O/S An interesting ascent after an impromptu descent down curved gully. Fairly sure we started at the heavenly gates and quite sure we ended up at the finger. Inbetween there was lots of loose rock and a small overhang much harder than VDiff making us question where the hell we were going.
with Liam Lang, Toasty
An interesting ascent after an impromptu descent down curved gully. Fairly sure we started at the heavenly gates and quite sure we ended up at the finger. Inbetween there was lots of loose rock and a small overhang much harder than VDiff making us question where the hell we were going.
with Liam Lang, Toasty
davash91 13 Apr, 2017 2nd
MusicalMountaineer 13 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S Incredible. Soft for the grade. But immense exposure combined with great rock make for a fantastic route. Loved it.
Incredible. Soft for the grade. But immense exposure combined with great rock make for a fantastic route. Loved it.
cameron_hall 2 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S Pitched it, which was very unnecessary, but a grand day out.
with Tailor Dolgin, Katy Snyder
Pitched it, which was very unnecessary, but a grand day out.
with Tailor Dolgin, Katy Snyder
Conor McNamara 17 Mar, 2017 - Moved together up it. The conditions were the kind where on the way in you decide you're not going to do it. Obviously did it anyway. Great day out!
with chrisicles, Vicky Ward
Moved together up it. The conditions were the kind where on the way in you decide you're not going to do it. Obviously did it anyway. Great day out!
with chrisicles, Vicky Ward
chrisicles 17 Mar, 2017 -
George Ponsonby 25 Feb, 2017 AltLd O/S
Seán McLoughlin 25 Feb, 2017 AltLd rpt
davidwilliams1995 25 Feb, 2017 AltLd Simul climbed it all, in the rain...
Simul climbed it all, in the rain...
TheaSmea 19 Jan, 2017 -
Naomi VR 31 Dec, 2016 AltLd
Keith O'D 31 Dec, 2016 Lead rpt 4 teams from UCDMC on the route for New Years Eve! A "relaxed" starting time led to a long walk back in the dark.
with Conor McK
4 teams from UCDMC on the route for New Years Eve! A "relaxed" starting time led to a long walk back in the dark.
with Conor McK
Seán McLoughlin 30 Dec, 2016 AltLd O/S
JasonOneEye 27 Dec, 2016 Lead Lovely handy enjoyable climb, some loose handholds and slipperry feet,but fine in hiking boots on a dry day
Lovely handy enjoyable climb, some loose handholds and slipperry feet,but fine in hiking boots on a dry day
Toasty 29 Oct, 2016 2nd
with Ruairi O'Hogartaigh
with Ruairi O'Hogartaigh
AngelaC 10 Aug, 2016 AltLd
RichardMcN 10 Aug, 2016 2nd
with AngelaC
with AngelaC
Aislinn_sun 3 Jul, 2016 AltLd
Duffyrm 1 Nov, 2015 Lead β
with Sadhbh, Niamh
with Sadhbh, Niamh
Keith O'D 3 Oct, 2015 AltLd O/S
Hugh Irving 3 Oct, 2015 AltLd O/S
Rockclimberjames17 3 Oct, 2015 Lead Moved together for most, lead a couple sections.
Moved together for most, lead a couple sections.
Karl Wallace 1 Aug, 2015 AltLd rpt Revisiting Howling Ridge for first proper Alt-lead ascent. Lead every second pitch. Much better conditions this time with amazing views, rain came in for a pitch or two but nothing major.
Revisiting Howling Ridge for first proper Alt-lead ascent. Lead every second pitch. Much better conditions this time with amazing views, rain came in for a pitch or two but nothing major.
ritchie.farrant 1 Aug, 2015 AltLd rpt
with jusmeig
with jusmeig
jusmeig 1 Aug, 2015 AltLd rpt A return to climb Howling Ridge after a guided accent in terrible conditions. Much better day. We climbed in two groups of 2, alternating most leads. Small bit of rain drifted in for one pitch, but a dry and mostly clear day!
A return to climb Howling Ridge after a guided accent in terrible conditions. Much better day. We climbed in two groups of 2, alternating most leads. Small bit of rain drifted in for one pitch, but a dry and mostly clear day!
BenRyle 9 May, 2015 Solo O/S
with James, Steve Keys
with James, Steve Keys
Zoomer 7 May, 2015 Lead O/S Great weather (really lucky) and a good route with the wife (over from England for a family wedding). Simple climbing but lots of loose stuff. Not really a 'climb' but a good top end scramble.
Great weather (really lucky) and a good route with the wife (over from England for a family wedding). Simple climbing but lots of loose stuff. Not really a 'climb' but a good top end scramble.
ianc4000 22 Apr, 2015 AltLd rpt lovely sunny day. quite easy ascent.
with kevin coakley
lovely sunny day. quite easy ascent.
with kevin coakley
Karl Wallace 7 Mar, 2015 AltLd Guided climb, I was middle man on a three man rope. Absolutely horrendous conditions for this, no visibility, very strong wind and extremely wet and slippery conditions made this one a challenge, great stuff!
Guided climb, I was middle man on a three man rope. Absolutely horrendous conditions for this, no visibility, very strong wind and extremely wet and slippery conditions made this one a challenge, great stuff!
GOS 13 Sep, 2014 Solo rpt with Angela; occasional belays
with Angela; occasional belays
SimonSmyth 6 Jun, 2014 AltLd O/S Very wet day, very little visibility. Loose rock and slippy.... Interesting!
Very wet day, very little visibility. Loose rock and slippy.... Interesting!
Hidden ??, 2014 2nd
RKernan 12 Oct, 2013 AltLd
with Stuart Abraham, Owen Largey
with Stuart Abraham, Owen Largey
Hidden 22 Sep, 2013 Lead
Hidden 22 Sep, 2013 2nd
Hidden 26 Aug, 2013 Lead
Hidden 19 Aug, 2013 TR
marcing ?Jul, 2013 2nd
Lorr 8 Jun, 2013 - Excellent conditions....
with Cumbotron, Sean McBride, Jim sheehan, Noel McGrath, Abbe Harris, Mark ORiordain
Excellent conditions....
with Cumbotron, Sean McBride, Jim sheehan, Noel McGrath, Abbe Harris, Mark ORiordain
Hidden 23 May, 2013 Solo
Paul Collins 22 May, 2013 AltLd
skipi ?Mar, 2013 AltLd O/S
Paul Collins ??, 2013 AltLd
Paul Collins 31 Dec, 2012 AltLd
mcgovern 31 Dec, 2012 AltLd Very wet conditions. An excellent scramble in a great situation.
Very wet conditions. An excellent scramble in a great situation.
TommyMcG 31 Dec, 2012 AltLd
Hidden 31 Dec, 2012 AltLd
Davidmcneill125 20 Aug, 2012 AltLd O/S
Captain Solo 10 Aug, 2012 Solo A bit loose here and there but an entertaining way up especially in the wind.
A bit loose here and there but an entertaining way up especially in the wind.
Hidden 5 May, 2012 TR
franwhelan ?Jan, 2012 AltLd with poc
with poc
goatee ??, 2012 Solo
davepc 27 Nov, 2011 Solo Started at 4pm - very little wind, near dry rock, dark descent down devils ladder
Started at 4pm - very little wind, near dry rock, dark descent down devils ladder
Hidden 26 Aug, 2011 2nd
colenn 11 Jun, 2011 Lead rpt In ascent - dry
with Barry Kelly
In ascent - dry
with Barry Kelly
colenn 11 Jun, 2011 Lead rpt In descent - dry
with eoin25
In descent - dry
with eoin25
colenn 16 Apr, 2011 - In descent
with Rob N
In descent
with Rob N
colenn 15 Apr, 2011 - In darkness in ascent
with Rob N
In darkness in ascent
with Rob N
Rob N 15 Apr, 2011 -
with colenn
with colenn
davepc 28 Feb, 2011 Solo Rock bone dry - perfect scrambling, solid rock, very little loose stuff.
Rock bone dry - perfect scrambling, solid rock, very little loose stuff.
liamo333 ??, 2011 AltLd O/S
Hidden 31 Dec, 2010 Lead
Hidden 29 Dec, 2010 Solo
Hidden 24 Sep, 2010 AltLd O/S
ianc4000 24 Sep, 2010 AltLd great day out, sunny but cold, also climbed with willie whelan and dave m.
with peter
great day out, sunny but cold, also climbed with willie whelan and dave m.
with peter
Rob N 29 Aug, 2010 AltLd
with colenn
with colenn
colenn 29 Aug, 2010 AltLd rpt Descended in the wet.
with Rob N
Descended in the wet.
with Rob N
MG1 21 Aug, 2010 2nd
with Chris and Adam
with Chris and Adam
paddi-8764 21 Aug, 2010 Lead O/S
with MG1
with MG1
Rob N 27 Jun, 2009 Lead
Hidden 27 Jun, 2009 Lead
mcgovern ?Jun, 2009 -
with KVG
with KVG
Hidden ??, 2009 Lead O/S
Hidden 20 Sep, 2008 Lead O/S
richardcreagh ?Jul, 2008 AltLd O/S
amthalmann ?Jun, 2008 Lead O/S
BOOGA ??, 2008 Lead
mickd ??, 2007 Solo
Piaras Kerry ?Apr, 2005 Lead
OriginalGeckoboy ?Apr, 2005 AltLd O/S awesome route.... really enjoyable to climb with Sinead and a cracking scramble for my then fiance, great fun running off the scree from the eagles nest
with Sinead Pollock (Orr)
awesome route.... really enjoyable to climb with Sinead and a cracking scramble for my then fiance, great fun running off the scree from the eagles nest
with Sinead Pollock (Orr)
Hidden ?Jun, 2004 Solo
Robbie H 28 Jan, 2004 AltLd Frozen turf and rime in the top half
with denis b
Frozen turf and rime in the top half
with denis b
barrington1978 ?Jul, 2001 -
Frank4short ??, 1995 -
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