|Date:||Wednesday, January 4, 2017|
|Ascent Type:||Unsuccessful - Turned Back|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
|Point Reached:||Carrauntoohil - Small lakes.|
| Elevation:||2461 ft / 750 m|
| Remaining Elevation:||948 ft / 289 m (28% left to go)|
Ascent Trip ReportI turned back because of the extreme icy conditions on the slope up Farther O'Shay's Way at about 750 meters after I met up with several people who were turning back. Beautiful sunny day but very chilly.