Mountains in Ireland
Ireland is home to several mountain ranges, including the Mourne Mountains in County Down, the MacGillycuddy's Reeks in County Kerry, and the Wicklow Mountains in County Wicklow. At over 1,000 meters (3,280 feet) high, Carrauntoohil is the highest peak in Ireland. While most Irish mountains don't require any special equipment or skill, climbing Carrauntoohil requires navigational skills, a sense of adventure, and a good level of physical fitness. Popular activities in the mountains of Ireland include hiking, biking, rock climbing, and skiing in winter.