This walk follows the same route as the other Spinc trails up onto the boardwalk. It stays on this boardwalk for 1.7km before turning off in the direction of Lugduff Mountain. This Section of the trail is a good place to spot deer and birds such as Raven, Merlin and Kestrel. Finally the trail links up with the Wicklow Way track to lead you back to the Information Office.
Grade: Strenuous , the route is marked with red arrows
Estimated time: 4hr
Total height climbed: 490m
Highest point: 600m
Terrain underfoot: rough mountain tracks and forest roads
Suitable for: well equipped with high fitness level
Notes: this is a high mountain route and should only be undertaken by those who are fully equipped with rainwear, warm clothing, food and strong footwear.
How to get to start point:
Upper Lake Car Park Glendalough
- GPS FOR START POINT: 53.007192,-6.34675
- Bus: St Kevins Bus www.glendaloughbus.com/ +353 (0)1 281 8119