Donegal mountaineers record spectacular climb up Muckish during recent cold snap

The last thing on many peoples minds in Co Donegal during the recent cold spell may have been climbing one of the counties highest mountains.

But that's exactly what climbers Jason Black, Patrick McDermott, Kevin Kiely and Iain Miller did last week.

Jason Black climbed the worlds highest moutain Mt Everest two years ago, and the photos from last weeks climb made Muckish Mountain look pretty similar.

The four Donegal mountaineers recorded their ascent up Muckish, and the results were stunning..

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