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This event has been postponed due to injury – Roz
We have got together with the lovely Terry of Hilltop Treks for a fundraising walk up Leinsters’ highest mountain – Lugnaquillia on Saturday May 24th.
Proceeds from the walk will go to our Diabetes Ireland Fundraiser for the Camino De Santiago walk in September – details here >>
lugnaquillia-summitLuganaquillia Wicklow’s Highest Mountain

  • Saturday May 24th 2014
  • OSI: Mapsheet: 56
  • Height: 925 metres
  • Meeting: Donard 11am
  • Walking Time: 5 -6 hrs.
  • Price: €35 pp

This is the highest mountain in Wicklow and the 13th highest in Ireland
No Boots, No Walk
Meeting at 11:00 in Donard Co. Wicklow.
From Donard onto Camarahill towards the summit of Lugnaquillia (Munro) 925m highest point in Leinster. Excellent views in all directions from the summit and on a clear day you can see the mountains of Mourne, all the peaks in Wicklow and even as far as Wales. From the summit we will travel in a NW direction to Camenabologue and from there cut across back towards Fentons pub.
How to get there:
Take the N81 out past Tallaght, Blessington, continue past the turn for Hollywood and Glendalough and about 5Km along you will see a left hand turn for Donard.
What to Bring:
Suitable walking boots, Rain gear, warm clothes, flask of hot drink, WATER, small lunch,
good socks, hat and gloves and spare top in bag.
EAI Map ref: Donard, Wicklow
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