Grounds of the Royal Hospital Kilmainham

Across the road from Kilmainham Gaol, the grounds of the Royal Hospital Kilmainham is a great spot to go for a stroll. Along with a big open green and gardens, the Irish Museum of Modern Art is also located here and is the home of the national collection of modern and contemporary art. You can enter at the gate in Kilmainham (near the Gaol) or on Military road. … Continue reading Grounds of the Royal Hospital Kilmainham

Three Rock

Located in the Ticknock area, Three Rock mountain provides give you a great view of Dublin, Bray and the Sugar Loaf. It is 444 meters (1,457 feet) high. There are plenty of trails around this area. Below shows the location of a carpark near the mountain and some photos to enjoy. There are also a number of telecoms structures on the summit as can be … Continue reading Three Rock

Howth Lower Cliff Loop Walk

The following is the Howth Lower Cliff Loop Walk taken from the fingaldublin.ie. There are three other loops, Tramline Loop, Black Linn Loop and Bog of Frogs Loop. 1. Starting from the DART Station follow the green arrow onto the promenade along the harbour. You are also following blue, red and purple arrows which are for other longer loops. At the end of the prom, veer … Continue reading Howth Lower Cliff Loop Walk

Howth Tramline Loop Walk

The following is the Howth Tramline Loop Walk taken from fingaldublin.ie. 1. Starting from the DART Station follow the blue arrow onto the promenade along the harbour. You are also following green, red and purple arrows which are for other loops. At the end of the prom, veer right onto Balscadden Road and ascend to reach Kilrock car park from where you join the well trodden cliff … Continue reading Howth Tramline Loop Walk

Howth Black Linn Loop Walk

The following is the Howth Black Linn Loop Walk taken from fingaldublin.ie. 1. Starting from the DART Station follow the red arrow onto the promenade along the harbour. You are also following green, blue and purple arrows for other loops. At the end of the prom, veer right onto Balscadden Road and ascend to reach Kilrock car park from where you join the well trodden cliff path. … Continue reading Howth Black Linn Loop Walk

Marley Park to Johnnie Fox’s Pub

This hike takes you along the first section of the Wicklow Way from Marley Park.It then diverts to Glencullen. Here you can visit the famous Johnnie Fox’s Pub. The hike is almost 12km with a total climb of 380m. To check out Johnnie Fox’s pub visit http://www.jfp.ie Route: Most of this route follows the beginning of the Wicklow Way path . Start off at Marley … Continue reading Marley Park to Johnnie Fox’s Pub