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Djouce Mountain from Djouce Woods - Guided Hike

Mike's Hikes @mikeshikes

Djouce Woods Mtb - Co. Wicklow

Sat, Jun 29, 2019 at 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM

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Provisional route: weather dependent. Meet at 10.30am. Gps: 53.155637,-6.186794 Rendezvous at above location, at Djouce Wood Car Park, for this guided hike and history walk which will include panoramic views along with local history. The pace will be moderate. Great views from the start on this one of the neighbouring hills, lakes, and reservoirs, and 360 gran vista atop Djouce (assuming no mist) onto its many spurs including Middle, Paddock, and Barrack Hill. We will head up to the Djouce summit (725m) via the Glasnamullen Valley and return via White Hill, the Wicklow Way, and Djouce Woods. This route can get very windy and cold, so bring those extra layers. --------------------------------------- Difficulty level: strenuous (~450m ascent and ~12km) Pace: moderate Terrain: rough hillside paths, boardwalk, forest track, open hillside Duration ~4 hours Fee: €5 My mobile: 0857870799 .................................. IMPORTANT TERMS AND CONDITIONS Please do a moderate hike before attempting a strenuous one! REQUIRED: Hiking boots, waterproof raingear, spare extra layer(s), hat and gloves, drinks (incl. water), snacks. If you have something high-vis, bring it along. Disclaimer As with all outdoor sports, hiking carries the risk of injury, even serious injury or death, so you may wish to consider taking out some form of personal injury insurance. While I endeavour always to provide good advice and ensure everyone's safety on hikes, Mike's Hikes can accept no responsibility or liability for any injury incurred on the hikes. By your RSVP to attend, you are agreeing to these terms.