53 Degrees North Glendalough Heritage Hike

Join us for a day of adventure and history with the 53 Degrees North Adventure Club as we embark on a Heritage Hike at Glendalough

About this event

Join us for a day of adventure and history with the  53 Degrees North Adventure Club  as we embark on a Heritage Hike at Glendalough, known as the Seven Churches. This scenic hike is not just a journey through the lush landscapes of Ireland, but also a walk through time, exploring the remnants of an ancient past.

Event Details:

  • Date & Time: Meeting at 9:30am at the Visitors Centre Car Park at Glendalough.
  • Duration: Approximately 4 - 5 hours.
  • Distance & Elevation: 13 kilometres with a 180 metres height gain.
  • Parking: Weekend car parking charge applies at the Centre.


Traverse the sites of six ancient churches and the cathedral.

  • Discover the historic mining works.
  • Delve into the rich history of Glendalough.

Dog-Friendly: Your furry friends are welcome to join but must be kept on a lead at all times.

Preparation is Key: The weather can be unpredictable, so please dress appropriately. Check the local forecast before you head out and be prepared for all conditions.

We can't wait to share this unique experience with you. Lace up your hiking boots, pack your sense of adventure, and let's make memories together at Glendalough!

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