The Sturral lies isolated, equidistant between Glencolmcille Village to the south and the An Port road end to the north on the south west corner of Donegal.
It is an 800 metre long and 190 metre high knife-edge mountain ridge which runs from mainland Donegal directly out into the Atlantic Ocean, and the summit of the Sturrall is quite an inaccessible and foreboding place to visit.
An ascent of the Sturrall by the easiest way involves a six kilometre round trip walk through the hinterland of south west Donegal. Once on the ridge the route to the summit involves a little bit of mountaineering guille and requires a great head for height and exposure. The summit ridge is approximately 80 metres long and around 190 metres above the sea. The summit ridge is in part less than a metre wide which most defo gives the feeling of walking on air very high above the ocean below.
Iain Miller is a fully qualified mountain instructor, an approved provider of National Governing Body awards with Mountaineering Ireland and is a registered and is a fully insured full member of the Association of Mountain Instructors (AMI).
For those seeking the skills to explore safely on their own he will provide a dynamic learning experience in all aspects of hill walking, rock climbing, mountaineering and "coastaleering" in Republic of Ireland and the U.K.
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