Famous Hikes Around the Country

Great Sugarloaf – this is a famous hill located between Dublin and Wicklow. It stands out as unique from the surrounding farmland, and is instantly recognizable by its cone shape. It’s a very easy walk but offers great views of the surrounding area of Wicklow, “the Garden of Ireland”.  It’s a total distance of 2.5km […]

What to Bring on a Hike In Ireland

The key when hiking in Ireland is to always plan for a little bit of everything, weather-wise. There’s a local saying that no matter what month of the year we are in you could get hit with all four season’s! Waking up could be torrential rain, followed by sun followed by more rain etc! Even […]

Advanced Hikes Through Ireland

A good hike to enjoy in Ireland, for the advanced hiker is Ireland’s highest Mountain located in County Kerry, Carrauntoohil. The mountain is 1,038 metres (3,406 feet) and is part of the Mcgillycuddy Reeks’ range in the South West of the country. The hike is a round trip of around 25km (15 miles) and should […]

Best Hikes for Beginners

A good easy hike to start off with, and to get a great view of Belfast City is Cave Hill. It can be seen from different parts overlooking the city and is distinguished by its famous “Napoleon’s Nose” which resembles the profile of the famous emperor Napoleon. It’s a short drive out of the city […]