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  • I have been on four hikes now with WicklowMountainsGuide (Damien. I have really enjoyed them all, Damien has great knowledge of the history of Glendalough which makes for an interesting guide. I am an absolute beginner when it come to hiking and each time out I felt comfortably challenged, and encouraged by Damien. I would recommend WicklowMountainsGuide for all levels for a great day hiking 

    Fiona Healy

  • Aloha, My friend and I traveled 2 Ireland to hike The Wicklow Way a few months ago. It was a bucket list trip 4 me! We stayed at The Loughdan House with Sean and Theresa. I had planned 4 us 2 to hike South to North in 8 days. We were to have a guide . We met Damien Kennedy on our 1st day. He led us on 6 of the 8 days through The Wicklow Way. I would say we are novice hikers in International hiking. Damien is a great guide…..

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  • Highly recommend this guided walk, Glendalough is a beautiful area.. The guide considered the different abilities of the group. Kept spirits high in the mist rain and was very informative of the area.. good craic had by all. Altogether a great experience.

    Karen Coleman

Upcoming Hikes

All our hikes are cancelled until further notice

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Roundwood, Co Wicklow
089 464 7889

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Apr
4
Sat
Camaderry & Turlough Hill
Apr 4 @ 10:30 am – 4:30 pm

CANCELLED
Time: 10.30 am – 4.30 pm

Meet at Visitor Centre Glendalough @ 10am.

From here we will make our way for Camaderry Mountain, through forest trails,  till we hit the open mountain side with great views on our way to the summit.

Camaderry (Irish: Sliabh Céim an Doire, meaning “step/pass of the oak-wood.)

From Camaderry Summit we will make our way for Tourlough Hill (Turlough Hill, also known as Tomaneena, is a 681-metre-high mountain in County Wicklow and site of Ireland’s only pumped-storage hydroelectricity plant. The power station is owned and operated by the ESB and can generate up to 292 megawatts of electricity at times of peak demand.)

Leaving Turlough hill we will make our way down to the St Kevins Way Trail returning to Glendalough on this trail and passing an old mining works on the way .

This hike is approx 17km.
Moderate Hike
Open Mountain.
Trails.

What you need to bring

Hiking waterproofs.
Good hiking boots
Hiking warm clothing
Hat & gloves.
Food Snacks, Water for the day.

This hike is €25 per person.
Must be booked in advance.

Route may change in the event of bad weather.

Contact wicklowmountainsguide@mail.com for Booking or Enquiries.

Apr
11
Sat
Scarr Mountain Guided Hike @ Meet at Glendalough Visitors Centre
Apr 11 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm

CANCELLED

Join us on this fantastic Summer
Guided Hike.

Meeting Point Glendalough visitors centre.
Starting 10am / Finishing 4:30 pm

Fantastic hike of Scarr Mountain starting in Glendalough & making our way on the senic Wicklow way trail through forest trails to Paddock Hill. We will leave the Wicklow way at this point. And make our way for Scar Mountain and on to the summit which is (641m). We’ll have lunch here with fantastic views. After lunch lunch we’ll start to make our way Kanturk Mountain with views of luggala estate & loughdan lake. Many scene’s from The Vikings TV series shot in these area.
We’ll make our down from Kanturk and finish our hike in loughdan. Where we’ll be transferred by bus back to Glendalough.

This Hike is approx 16km
Wicklow Way Trails
Open Mountain
Moderate hike

This Hike is €25 per person
Which includes transport back to Glendalough

What You Need To Bring
Hiking clothing
Waterproof Hiking gear
Hiking Boots
Snacks lunch water
Hiking Poles & Gaiters Optional

Contact wicklowmountainsguide@mail.com for booking or Enquiries