The Spinc ridge overlooks the spectacular Glendalough Valley. A tough climb is rewarded with breathtaking views not just of the Valley but as you climb high the vista over the Wicklow Uplands opens out around you.
Grade: Strenuous, route is marked with white arrows
Estimated time: 3hrs 30mins
Total height climbed: 380m
Highest point: 500m
Terrain underfoot: rocky trail, boardwalk, forest roads.
Suitable for: Well equipped with reasonable fitness
Notes: high mountain route, exposed to the weather, proper footwear & rainwear required, dogs on leads at all times, dangerous exposed cliffs- do not leave the trail.
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