The Mournes provide huge opportunities for landscape photographers. Small lakes, crags, tors, rounded tops and granite walls give endless variety to the landscape.
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Mourne landscapes.

Mournes from Slieve Croob.
The summit of Slieve Croob gives classic views of the Mournes-from here it just could be Narnia.
Taken on a magical day with an east wind blowing snow showers inland from the Irish Sea
Ben Crom with ragged clouds blowing across from Binnian.
Heathers give life to Mourne hillsides in August.
Unfortunately some detail has been lost across the valley in this view from Doan towards Blue Lough.
Looking north-east from Slieve Foy across Carlingford Lough provides stunning landscapes
The top of Doan is probably the best place to get all-round views of the Mournes
The views of mountain and beach are unequalled from St.John’s Point looking towards Tyrella and Ballykinlar .
For a few weeks in August, heathers transform hillsides. Worth stopping for, on the slopes of Bearnagh.
Eroded peat and purple heathers on the way to Doan.
This gap in the granite on Hen Mountain opens up views towards Pigeon Rock and Rocky River track
Kilkeel River runs into Ben Crom reservoir Kilkeel with the Irish Sea beyond (from Slievenaglogh)
Heathers in August, above Carlingford.
Petunias-Carlingford town,August.