Mount Mafikeng

Elevation (feet): 492
Elevation (meters): 150
Continent: Europe
Country: Ireland
Range/Region: Ireland
Difficulty: Walk up
Best months for climbing: May, Jun, Jul, Aug
Year first climbed: 1998
First successful climber(s): Colonel Ludi
Nearest major airport: Dublin Airport
Convenient Center: Howth Village

Thanks to TvS for adding this peak.

Otherwise known as the hill of Howth,Mount Mafikeng was re-named after the illustrious mountaineers that live at its bottom. The mountain is only 150 m high but presents some tricky faces(cliffs)and is surrounded by sea on practically every side. The mountain presents no serious difficulty so long as one sticks to the prescribed routes. For information on Mount Mafikeng,please go to and sign the guestbook!

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Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

There are 2 trip reports for Mount Mafikeng.

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  • Log #18175 - by Toni Spiddógy on Aug 14, 2003
    We used this peak as a training peak for mt blanc (mount blanc) in the swiss alps. It has all the perfect qualities for the simulation. In winter you get the long snowy ridge, the 14hr day, and...
  • Log #18176 - by B.P on May 07, 2003
    Yeah tough peak. good fun though! watch those cliffs on muck rock though!