FAIRY CASTLE - ROCK from CRUAGH WOOD - Level 2.5

You MUST RSVP from a PC, not from an iphone to answer the 2 questions.

DISTANCE: 13 km, ASCENT: 300 m

Gary has kindly offered to lead this hike

ROUTE: Cruagh Wood car park - forest track - DMW - Tirbradden Mt (470m) - Fairy Castle (537m) - Three Rock Mt (449m) - forest track - Wicklow Way - DMW - Tirbradden Mt (470m) - DMW - forest track - Cruagh Wood car park

 

Google CRUAGH WOOD on the website BEFORE you set out - like now, for example!

 

DIRECTIONS:

You can approach Cruagh Wood car park from

1.Old Military Road [Hellfire Club] aka R115 and take a LEFT at Kilakee car park

2. Corkscrew Road aka Cruagh Road aka R116 and take a RIGHT at Pine Forest

GPS[masked] -[masked]

Join or login to comment.

  • Miriam

    Thanks Gary for a great and suficiently "challenging" hike!

    April 2, 2013

  • Caitrin

    Thanks Gary for leading the hike and showing us the great trails around the hills on our doorstep

    March 31, 2013

  • AislingW

    Had a brilliant first hike.
    Gary is a brilliant leader and everyone is so friendly and pleasant.
    Will definitely do the next level 2 hike whenever the occasion arises.

    March 31, 2013

  • Pat

    Thanks Gary for leading a great hike and making me laugh along the way. Great day shared with a really nice group.

    March 31, 2013

  • Paul C.

    Thanks Gary for a great hike and to all the group for the really enjoyable company.

    March 31, 2013

  • Gary

    Great hike well done to everyone, it was hard with the snow. Hope to see you all soon.

    March 31, 2013

  • Oliver

    Cheers Gary and everyone else, see you all soon.

    March 31, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    thanks Gary for the hike and thank you all, patient people, who helped me out along the way :-)
    very nice pictures, Val!

    March 31, 2013

  • Anke

    Thanks Gary, I very much enjoyed the hike. I can't wait for the next one! Happy Easter!

    March 31, 2013

  • Sean

    Thanks for leading today's hike Gary! Really enjoyed hiking in the Dublin mountains on Easter Sunday, looking forward to next one!

    March 31, 2013

  • Val

    Thanks Gary, a great fun way to spend a Sunday! fellow hikers, you are great craic to be with, but for God's sake don't let the Level 7 hikers about it!!!

    March 31, 2013

  • Caroline

    Sorry Gary. I won't make it. My knee sore from a walk yesterday. Hoped it would be better today.

    March 31, 2013

  • AislingW

    Hi Oliver.Thanks for the offer.I have already a car organised but I'll see you,no doubt at the meet up point.

    March 30, 2013

  • Tatyana

    Hi Gary, have to cancel, mixed up dates, sorry...

    March 30, 2013

  • AislingW

    Hi Paul.
    This is my first hike.
    Is there any chance you could pick me up in Swords-say the village at what ever time suits you?

    March 30, 2013

    • Oliver

      Hi Aisling, Ive just got a space, ill be driving from swords area if you still want a lift?

      March 30, 2013

  • Gemma S.

    I was up Djouce today, fab walk but very icy near top and diffacult coming down but so crisp and clear. Can't make it tomorrow as like Niamh have family coming for lunch. Enjoy. Gemma

    March 30, 2013

  • Kat

    Hi guys! Could anybody give me a lift from the Red Cow Luas stop or city center or so?

    March 30, 2013

    • Kat

      Hi Sean - thanks for that! I might meet you at St. Patricks Cathedral or Heuston! I'm currently only waitlisted though... let's see if people cancel!

      March 30, 2013

    • Sean

      That's grand Kat, let me know later tonight or tomorrow morning how your fixed and I can give you a lift.

      March 30, 2013

  • Niamh

    Sorry to miss out. Family visit has scuppered my plan. Next time I hope.

    March 30, 2013

  • Paul C.

    I will be travelling from Swords via M50 and can collect hikers from Red Cow Luas stop.

    1 · March 29, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Great! Here I am, thanks! What time?

      March 29, 2013

    • Anke

      Hi Paul, I'm from Swords too. If there is still a space left I would be more than happy not to drive all the way up by myself, thanks. Please let me know where and what time.

      March 30, 2013

  • Niamh W.

    something has come up, next time

    March 29, 2013

  • mary m.

    at last & Murphys law - i cant go - away for weekend aahhh but def next time :-)

    March 27, 2013

  • DeeDee

    maybe for now

    March 26, 2013

  • Gary

    Hi Niamh, the walk will take about 4 hours

    1 · March 26, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I just need a lift, preferably city centre, but I can get to where ever suits. Thanks!

    March 26, 2013

  • Niamh W.

    What time would this finish at?

    March 26, 2013

17 went

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Imagine having a community behind you

Get started Learn more
Rafaël

We just grab a coffee and speak French. Some people have been coming every week for months... it creates a kind of warmth to the group.

Rafaël, started French Conversation Group

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy