The Shelter Stone, Ben Crom

The Shelter Stone located at J325274 is one of the best known wild camping spots in the Mournes. It lies on a steep hill facing the head of Ben Crom reservoir and is accessible by following a track from Hares Gap or by walking up from the Silent Valley Reservoir complex. It is a set of stone slabs jutting out from the earth which can be clambered under for shelter.

Shelter Stone Map Location (Red Flag)

Ben Crom Reservoir from part way up to the Shelter Stone

The Shelter Stone from Below

The Shelter Stone from Below

Beneath the Shelter Stone

 

The Shelter Stone from the Side

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