Crone Wood is a very popular destination for all types of walkers. The forest gives easy access to the open mountains along with plenty of fun walks for families. The Maulin Mountain Loop is a fantastic route which takes you high on to the summit sloops of Maulin. Along the way you’ll enjoy a variety of forest types- Scots pine, Douglas fir, Sitka spruce, Larch and Corsican pine. With a bonus of excellent views of Powerscourt Waterfall and panaramic views from the range of viewing points along the way.
Grade: Moderate to Hard, involves a lot of uphill. Route is marked with Red discs with a footprint.
Estimated time: 2hrs to 2.5hrs
Total height climbed: 550m
Highest point: 530m
Terrain underfoot: Forest roads & Footpaths
Suitable for: anyone with reasonable fitness
How to get to start point: Crone Wood Car Park
GPS FOR START POINT: 53.16535,-6.217146
- Nearest public transport is to Enniskerry by Dublin Bus. www.dublinbus.ie