Wicklow Way Hiking Trail in Glendalough

DAY 1: Arrival in Rathdrum

From your point of arrival, use the public transport information we provide to make the journey to Rathdrum.

DAY 2: Iron Bridge - Glenmalure

13km • 3 - 5 hours • (↑) 370m

You start with a climb from the Ow River Valley that brings you close to the summit of Carrickashane Mountain. Cross over the road onto the shoulder of Slieve Maan before starting your descent into the picturesque valley of Glenmalure.

DAY 3: Glenmalure - Laragh

16km (18km via Spinc) • 4 - 6 hours • (↑) 430m

Today’s walk starts with a climb up to the northern ridge of the Glenmalure valley before you descend into Glendalough either along the Wicklow Way or by taking one of the beautiful route options via the Spinc with its great views.

DAY 4: Laragh - Roundwood

12km (15km via Scarr) • 3 - 6 hours • (↑) 400/700m

Take the shortcut back onto the Wicklow way through Laragh Village before crossing the