We climb Lugnaquilla mountain via Fraughan Rock Glen, which offers a more gradual and scenic route to the summit, at 925 metres.
Join us for our single day guided Wicklow hikes in the beautiful and tranquil Wicklow mountains, with walks at three grades to suit a range of ability levels.
Our Wicklow day hikes near Dublin are designed to show you both the best that the area has to offer, and some of the quieter and more remote parts that others never see.
We have itineraries for all tastes and abilities, from exploring the ancient monastic settlement on a Glendalough hike to summiting the highest mountain in Leinster, Lugnaquilla.
The hiking is graded easy, moderate and hard, and these grades are explained in detail in our FAQ’s section.
With such a wide range of varied hillwalking available, our Wicklow hikes offer a unique chance to experience the wilder side of Wicklow and one of the most magical parts of Ireland.
On this page you will find a brief summary of the walks that we regularly offer in the Wicklow Mountains. Read all about the hikes, find an available date and make a booking in these wonderful Irish hills.
The biodiversity of the Wicklow Mountains is stunning and protected by the Wicklow Mountains National Park; our hiking tour leader Russ has a broad knowledge of the flora and fauna and we regularly see birds of prey such as red kite, buzzards and kestrels as well as deer, wild goats and mountain hare. The mountains of Ireland are also home to otters, badgers, stoats, merlin and rare bats to name but a few.
Starting at the Glendalough visitor centre, this Spinc trail hike climbs onto the Derrybawn ridge for magnificent views of the surrounding mountains. Book your guided hike online!
Following part of the Wicklow Way along a narrow lane, the route soon begins the ascent of the handsomely shaped Scarr mountain. Take in views of Knocknacloghoge and the Lough Dan Scout Centre on this hike. Book online!
Beginning in Glendalough (valley of the two lakes), we head up onto Derrybawn and follow the broad southern skyline over Mullacor, Lugduff and Corrig before dropping down to the valley floor.
This moderately graded Brockaghs guided hike follows the Wicklow Way through lovely woodland before ascending the grassy slopes of Brockagh mountain, with lovely all round views.
The hike starts at the scenic viewing point at Kilkee, where there is parking for a number of vehicles. From here we head for Cruach and Glendoo, before following the Dublin/Wicklow border over Knocknagun and Prince William’s Seat.
An easy guided day hike covering East Brockagh and Glendalough. Gently winding grassy paths, mountain trails, beautiful views and the Wicklow Way.
Climb the iconic Djouce mountain, see the highest waterfall in Ireland, follow part of the Wicklow Way, take lunch under the Coffin Stone, and walk on the best example of an actively growing blanket bog.
Adventure to the Two Rock Mountain and Three Rock Woods. Our Fairy Castle guided hike is up forest track and well made hill paths to the large Neolithic cairn at Fairy Castle in the Dublin Mountains. Book your hike online today!
Starting at the forest car park at the ‘Zippit’ outdoor attraction at the base of Tibradden hill, we climb steadily up the forest track to the open hillside and onto the neolithic tomb at the summit.