At the very heart of an Area of Outstanding
Natural Beauty in County Down, the
Mourne Mountains are home to Northern
Irelandís highest peak Slieve Donard at 849 m
(2,786 ft).They are a popular area with
walkers and climbers alike. This guide provides
you with route details for ten beautiful walks,
ideal for families or groups of friends, taking
you high up into the mountains to explore in
solitude such areas asWindy Gap, Slieve
Binnian, Hareís Gap and the peak of Donard,
whilst also covering areas such as Bloody
Bridge, Tollymore Forest and Murlough Bay.
This guide, tough yet small enough to
slip into your pocket, is packed with colour
photographs and explanatory notes about
places of interest along the way, and is the
perfect walking companion. Donít head
into the Mournes without it!
Steven Hanna is a highly talented
photographer, who specialises in Fine
Art Landscape Photography. His work is
regularly published in magazines, both
within the UK and mainland Europe, and
has been exhibited across the length
and breadth of Northern Ireland.
Stevenís images bring home the
stunning natural beauty of the sweeping
landscapes of Northern Ireland, where
he lives with his wife Lynne in Cullybackey,
County Antrim. Apart from his
passion for scenic photography, Steven
also engages in commercial wedding
photography and lifestyle portraiture.
A varied portfolio of his latest work
can be viewed online at
Imprint: PiXZ Books. ISBN 978 1 906887 06 3, hardback, 110x155mm, 64 pages. Published July 2009.