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Wicklow is to become the 10th destination worldwide to host this prestigious international event. On Saturday 28th September 2019 this epic event will start and finish on Bray Seafront.  Wicklow will welcome trail runners from around  the world to experience our amazing scenery, across a selection of challenging routes; 17km, 28km, 42km and 80km, The [...]

BUY YOUR WICKLOW CALENDAR ONLINE HERE! The calendar is packed full of stunning pictures of the beautiful landscape of Wicklow which have been donated by 10 local talented photographers. All money raised from The Wicklow Calendar will go straight to the 7 Cancer Support Centres in the County and the Wicklow Hospice Foundation. This year, both West Wicklow Cancer Support and Roundwood Cancer [...]

Wicklow is home to many outdoors events throughout the year.  See below a selection of some of the most iconic and challenging events in Wicklow. WICKLOW JAIL BREAK HALF MARATHON (March) Half Marathon & 10km set in Wicklow Town for a scenic run and grandstand finish in Wicklow's Gaol. MORE INFO BRAY 10K CILFF RUN [...]

Wicklow is home to more than 50 marked trails offering what is probably Ireland’s best walking destination.  Below are some of the most iconic walks Wicklow has to offer: BRAY HEAD CLIFF WALK This linear walk takes you from Bray to Greystones along the stunning coastal path. Grade: Moderate Distance: 7km MORE INFO BLESSINGTON GREENWAY The Blessington [...]

SHILLELAGH UNVEILS IT'S SHILLELAGH STICK + SHILLELAGH HERITAGE TRAIL Saturday 10th of November, The village of Shillelagh unveiled the oak carved Shillelagh Stick sculpture in the village green, followed by the official launch of the stunning Shillelagh Heritage trail. Next to the sculpture, the interprative sign celebrates the fascinating history of the stick from its [...]

Wicklow Launches its new Outdoors Brand Wicklow County Tourism in partnership with Wicklow County Council, have launched its new promotional brand:  Wicklow Outdoors! Because of its unique varied terrain and landscape Wicklow is offering its residents and visitors a tremendous playground for many outdoor activities:  walking, hiking, cycling, mountain biking, horse riding, golfing, kayaking, surfing, [...]

REFERENCES MAPS VIDEO Two days E-Bike Journey from Dublin to Wicklow This has probably been one of the most exciting and exhilarating two days trip we have put together.  For a long time we have been wondering about doing Wicklow on electric bikes.  We recently found an e-bike rental company that operates right in the [...]

Delgany team beat Balmoral Team to hold the Ryder Cup 8 Celebration Trophy for 2 years when it will again be played for in Balmoral. Delgany Golf Club, Co Wicklow and Balmoral Golf Club, Belfast are the only two clubs in the world who can claim a direct link to four Ryder Cup players. To [...]

New Wicklow Way Online Resource Section Available on VISITWICKLOW.IE Wicklow County Tourism has recently made available an extensive online resource section on, dedicated to help users plan and enjoy the Wicklow Way.  Find there an online map, printable or downloadable maps, planning suggestions, and detailed information for each of the sections on of the [...]

REFERENCES MAP VIDEO Two Days along the Wicklow Way from Tinahely to Glendalough This August, we decided to check the Southern part of the Wicklow Way from Tinahely to Glendalough. The stretch is roughly 45km and turned out to be a great challenge through exiting landscape and sceneries. The Woodenbridge Hotel was going to be [...]

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