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# mayo-mountain-rescue - Friday 24 July, 2020

People warned to not climb Croagh Patrick as rescue attempts will take longer due to Covid risk
# Reek Sunday
# Reek Sunday

People warned to not climb Croagh Patrick as rescue attempts will take longer due to Covid risk

Jul 24th 2020, 6:10 AM 24,541 Views 36 Comments

Reek Sunday has officially been cancelled but some people are still expected to attend.

# mayo-mountain-rescue - Monday 1 July, 2019

Man airlifted from Croagh Patrick after falling on descent
# Mayo
# Mayo

Man airlifted from Croagh Patrick after falling on descent

Jul 1st 2019, 10:29 AM 18,130 Views 5 Comments

Rescue teams also assisted two walkers who had become disorientated in Ballycroy National Park.

# mayo-mountain-rescue - Saturday 28 July, 2018

Barefoot pilgrims, 13 masses and 140 rescuers: Busy Reek Sunday climb up Croagh Patrick expected
# Mayo
# Mayo

Barefoot pilgrims, 13 masses and 140 rescuers: Busy Reek Sunday climb up Croagh Patrick expected

Jul 28th 2018, 6:31 PM 17,956 Views 26 Comments

It’s estimated that between 15,000-25,000 people could take part.

# mayo-mountain-rescue - Sunday 25 March, 2018

Coast Guard helicopter called out as two women sustain leg injuries on Croagh Patrick
# Mayo
# Mayo

Coast Guard helicopter called out as two women sustain leg injuries on Croagh Patrick

Mar 25th 2018, 8:12 AM 17,282 Views 11 Comments

Mayo Mountain Rescue responded to the call outs. The hikers were injured in separate incidents.

# mayo-mountain-rescue - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

Equipment stolen from Galway and Mayo Mountain Rescue as cars broken into
# Thefts
# Thefts

Equipment stolen from Galway and Mayo Mountain Rescue as cars broken into

Mar 21st 2018, 8:05 AM 19,452 Views 37 Comments

The cars were broken into in the Doolough area of Louisburgh.

# mayo-mountain-rescue - Sunday 30 July, 2017

Man suffers heart attack, and others sustain serious injuries, on way up Croagh Patrick
# Reek Sunday
# Reek Sunday

Man suffers heart attack, and others sustain serious injuries, on way up Croagh Patrick

Jul 30th 2017, 2:29 PM 52,473 Views 87 Comments

Thousands are climbing the mountain this Reek Sunday.

# mayo-mountain-rescue - Saturday 29 July, 2017

There'll be eleven masses on Croagh Patrick this weekend for Reek Sunday
# Ahoy Pilgrims
# Ahoy Pilgrims

There'll be eleven masses on Croagh Patrick this weekend for Reek Sunday

Jul 29th 2017, 7:00 AM 14,618 Views 48 Comments

A total of 25,000 people are expected to take part in the pilgrimage.

# mayo-mountain-rescue - Saturday 18 March, 2017

Rescue teams find body in search for missing hillwalker in Galway
# Maamturks
# Maamturks

Rescue teams find body in search for missing hillwalker in Galway

Mar 18th 2017, 5:24 PM 33,859 Views 28 Comments

They had been searching for a man who was missing since yesterday.

# mayo-mountain-rescue - Monday 27 July, 2015

Three-year-old child treated for hypothermia on Croagh Patrick
# Reek Sunday
# Reek Sunday

Three-year-old child treated for hypothermia on Croagh Patrick

Jul 27th 2015, 8:00 AM 42,435 Views 119 Comments

Hundreds of people ignored warnings not to climb the mountain yesterday.

# mayo-mountain-rescue - Sunday 27 July, 2014

Two people airlifted from Croagh Patrick as thousands make pilgrimage
# Reek Sunday
# Reek Sunday

Two people airlifted from Croagh Patrick as thousands make pilgrimage

Jul 27th 2014, 7:46 PM 28,092 Views 52 Comments

Up to 30,000 people are estimated to be making the trek to the top.

13 mountain rescue teams in Mayo for mass 'Reek Sunday' pilgrimage
# The 20 Thousand
# The 20 Thousand

13 mountain rescue teams in Mayo for mass 'Reek Sunday' pilgrimage

Jul 27th 2014, 8:00 AM 10,457 Views 18 Comments

Between 15,000 and 20,000 people are expected to climb ‘Ireland’s holiest mountain’ today.