Benbulben, Dartry Mountains, Co Sligo

Benbulben is located just north of the thriving town of Sligo, part of the range known as the Dartry Mountains, in the North West of Ireland, it presides over the town like a giant sentry monitoring the comings and goings of the people and the life with a watchful eye. Sligo County is known as Yeats Country after the great poet, William Butler Yeats, who was born there and is buried at the foot of his beloved Benbulben.

Benbulben is one of Ireland’s most distinctive mountain and known in some parts as Ireland’s version of Table Mountain.