Extensions to the National Three Peaks Challenge
The popularity of the National Three Peaks
Challenge has spawned three extended challenges, for the even more adventurous.
Four Peaks Challenge
Slieve Donard, Northern Ireland
The most straightforward addition to the National Three Peaks, the Four Peaks Challenge
adds Slieve Donard
in Northern Ireland, to Snowdon, Scafell Pike and Ben Nevis. The Four Peaks Challenge
includes around 43km of hill walking, and either a sea voyage, helicopter flight
or plain flight to Northern Ireland.
Read more about the Four Peaks Challenge.
Five Peaks Challenge
Carrantuohill, Republic of Ireland
The Five Peaks Challenge adds, along with Slieve Donard in Northern Ireland,
Carrantuohill in the Republic of Ireland. The Five Peaks Challenge is most
often attempted within 48 hours.
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Six Peaks Challenge
Snaefell, Isle of Man
The Six Peaks Challenge adds a further peak -
Snaefell on the Isle of Man. This adds an additional journey, from the Isle
of Man to the Republic of Ireland. The Six Peaks Challenge is usually attempted
over 72 hours.
Read more about the Six Peaks Challenge.