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Walk on Seefin - Seefingan

Feb 18th 2018

OSI: Mapsheet: 56The Wicklow Way
Walking time: 3.5 - 4hrs: Distance: 11Km. Ascent 350m
Graded: Moderate
Meeting: 10:30 Gates of the Kippure Estate
Price: €25

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There will be transport supplied for this walk.
Pickups: Luas Balally (Dundrum) 9:30am and at Maldron Hotel, Tallaght 10:00am


About the walk:

There are numerous ways to approach this but we will be starting this walk close to the Kilbride Firing range and take a steady track up to the summit of Seefin. This will give a nice loop walk taking in both peaks. We will then continue in a NE direction on a spur towards the summit of Seefingan, which sits on the Dublin Wicklow border. On Seefin there is a very impressive megalithic tomb dating back to the first Neolithic farmers and settlers in this region. From the summits and walks we get great views across West Wicklow, Dublin and the Blessington lakes.

What to expect: Open mountain side track, bog and trails

What to Bring:
Walking Boots, Raingear, leg gaiters, sun cream, Snack, drink, flask, back pack with extra socks and warm top.

How to get there:
Take the N81 past Tallaght towards Blessington. Then .keeping an eye out for sign saying Kilbride R759 and follow this road towards the Sally Gap for about 5Km. The Kippure estate will be on your right.

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Cancellation policy

  • A cancellation fee of 100% applies for cancellations made less than 24 hours in advance, or in case of no-show.
  • A cancellation fee of 50% applies for cancellations made less than 3 days in advance.
  • No cancellation fee applies for cancellations made 3 or more days in advance.

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Walk on Djouce - Wicklow

Jan 14th 2018

OSI: Mapsheet: 56The Wicklow Way
Walking time: approx 4hrs
Graded: Moderate
Meeting: 10:30 at Enniskerry (Clock Tower)
Price: €25  

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There will be transport supplied for this walk.
Pickups: Maldron Hotel, Tallaght 9:30am and Luas Balally (Dundrum) at 10:00am


About the Walk:

We will start this walk from Crone Wood Car Park, which sits along part of the Wicklow Way. Following the Wicklow Way for a while through woodland and alongside the Powerscourt Waterfall. From here we continue on the Wicklow Way through the Dargle Valley and then to the side of Djouce where we then continue onto the summit of Djouce. From the summit on a clear day the views are soectacular which can also make this walk very popular.
We will return the way we came.

What to expect: Forest tracks and trails, open mountain side track.Expansive views of Wicklow and South Dublin.

How to get there: Enniskerry

Take the N11 from Dublin take the turn for Bray South or Enniskerry. Come back over the N11 and then follow a small windy road into Enniskerry.

What to Bring for you day walk.
Suitable walking boots, Rain gear, warm clothes, flask of hot drink, WATER, small lunch, sun cream,
good socks, hat and gloves and spare top in bag.

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Cancellation policy

  • A cancellation fee of 100% applies for cancellations made less than 24 hours in advance, or in case of no-show.
  • A cancellation fee of 50% applies for cancellations made less than 3 days in advance.
  • No cancellation fee applies for cancellations made 3 or more days in advance.

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Scarr and Lough Dan - Wicklow

Oct 28th 2017

OSI: Mapsheet: 56track back
Walking time: approx 4hrs
Graded: Moderate - strenuous
Meeting: 10:30 at RoundWood
Pickups: Maldron Hotel, Tallaght 9:30am and Luas Balally (Dundrum) at 10:00am
Price: €25  

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Details of the Walk:

Starting at Old bridge we will follow a forest track up towards a small laneway that will bring us out onto the side of Scarr. We will walk out onto a Spur and take this way up the summit. As we ascend we will start to see Lough Dan coming into view behind us. Continuing on this trail we will make our way to the summit, then depending on conditions we will take another way back by Kanturk hill.
We will have excellent views across all of the Dublin Wicklow Mountains and depending on weather Wales can also be seen from here.


What to expect:  Open mountain top, path. forest trck and walk by a beautiful lake on an old borreen (small grassy track)
Expansive views of Wicklow and South Dublin.

How to get there: Roundwood

Take the N11 from Dublin take the turn for Roundwood or Glendalough at Kilmacanogue come back over N11 and follow this road all the way to Roundwood. Allow tiem for cyclists, tracktors etc. Approx 40 minutes from Dublin city center.

What to Bring for you day walk.
Suitable walking boots, Rain gear, warm clothes, flask of hot drink, WATER, small lunch, sun cream,
good socks, hat and gloves and spare top in bag.

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The Devil's Glen Walk - Wicklow

Nov 11th  2017The Devils Glen Wickllow
Taking in both the "Seamus Heaney" and the Waterfall walks.
Walking time: approx 3 - 4 hrs: 9Km. Ascent 120m
Graded: Easy - Moderate
Meeting: 10:45am at Devil's Glen (Forest entrance)
Price: €25

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There will be transport supplied for this walk.

Pickups:  Maldron Hotel, Tallaght 9:30am and Luas Balally (Dundrum) at 10:00am


About the walk: This is a fantastic easy type walk in this wonderful valley with a mix of both Deciduous and Conifer trees. The walk is made all the more enchanting by the artistic installations within the woodland. The Devil’s Glen was once part of the Glanmore estate, the  former ancestral home of John Millington Synge
The valley itself was carved out by the last ice age leaving a steep descent for the Vartry river and a very dramatic landscape.

What to expect: Foest tracks and trails through a mix of Woodland

What to Bring for you day walk.
Suitable walking boots, Rain gear, warm clothes, The ground could be wet bring gaiters if you have them. flask of hot drink, WATER, small lunch,
good socks, hat and gloves and spare top in bag.

How to get there by car: (From Dublin)
Take the N11 from Dublin to the Ashford turn off. Then take the R763 to the entrance of the Devil’s Glen.


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 Cost €25pp

Cancellation policy
  • A cancellation fee of 100% applies for cancellations made less than 2 days in advance, or in case of no-show.
  • A cancellation fee of 50% applies for cancellations made less than 7 days in advance.
  • No cancellation fee applies for cancellations made 7 or more days in advance.

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Glencree Loop Walk - Wicklow

Oct 15th  2017Glencree County Wicklow
Lopped walk in the Glencree Valley
Walking time: approx 4 hrs: 13Km. Ascent 260m
Graded: Moderate
Meeting: 10:30am at Enniskerry (Clocktower)
Price: €25

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There will be transport supplied for this walk.

Pickups:  Maldron Hotel, Tallaght 9:30am and Luas Balally (Dundrum) at 10:00am


Details of Walk: Starting from the Glencree Reconciliation centre we will follow a track out onto the side of Knocknagun (Rock of the Hound). Along the way we will pas by a mass rock as we make our way to the top of the ridge. From here we follow the ridge along in a north westerly dierction and eventually out onto the military road close to Noel Lemass’s memorial stone.then we follow this road until we come to a track for Kippure and follow this for a short distance befre veering of and back to the start.

What to expect: Open mountain top, roads, small trails through heather and bog.
Expansive views of Wicklow and South Dublin and East Coastlin

What to Bring for you day walk.
Suitable walking boots, Rain gear, warm clothes, The ground could be wet bring gaiters if you have them. flask of hot drink, WATER, small lunch,
good socks, hat and gloves and spare top in bag.

How to get there by car: (From Dublin)
Take the N11 from Dublin take the turn for Bray South or Enniskerry. Come back over the N11 and then use the small winding road R117 to bring you into Enniskerry.


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 Cost €25pp

Cancellation policy
  • A cancellation fee of 100% applies for cancellations made less than 2 days in advance, or in case of no-show.
  • A cancellation fee of 50% applies for cancellations made less than 7 days in advance.
  • No cancellation fee applies for cancellations made 7 or more days in advance.

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