WICKLOW OUTDOORS

Welcome to the Garden County, where Ireland comes out to play.

From mountain to sea, Wicklow’s varied landscape offers an amazing playground for a wide variety of outdoor activities.  Wicklow’s sceneries is an amazing backdrop to thousands of outdoor enthusiasts every week.

Wicklow is home to the largest mountain area in Ireland with rollling hills, dense forrests and mountains reaching close to 1000 meters or 3000 feet high.  Wicklow’s many lakes, rivers, and 30 km coastline along the Irish Sea create a varied playground for watersports activities.

ECOTRAIL WICKLOW

Ecotrail Wicklow is Irelands largest Trail Running Event.  Choose from four distances 18k, 29k, 45k or 80k.  With a start and finish on Bray Seafong, participants run through some of Wicklows most scenic locations including Bray Head, Killruddery, Big Sugarloaf, Powerscourt Waterfall, the Wicklow Way, Lough Tay and the Vartry Reservoir.  Ecotrail Wicklow is scheduled the last weekend in September.

THE WICKLOW WAY

The oldest and the most scenic long distance linear walk in Ireland.
Find at links below, extensive information, Google Map, Printable maps to help you plan your journey along the Wicklow Way

UNIQUE OUTDOOR EXPERIENCES IN WICKLOW

Go deepsea fishing, spend a night in a tipi, get on a fatbike, cruise on an e-bike, learn to surf, play disk-golf:  Wicklow offers some unique experiences to enjoy the outdoors!

TOP OUTDOOR EVENTS IN WICKLOW

Wicklow is home to many outdoors events throughout the year.  Find here a selection of some of the most iconic and challenging events in Wicklow.

TOP TRAILS IN WICKLOW

Wicklow is home to more than 50 marked trails offering what is probably Ireland’s best walking destination.  Here are some of the most iconic walks Wicklow has to offer

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2 days ago

Visit Wicklow

Squirrel's Scramble adventure tree park, located on the grounds of Killruddery House #bray, are re-opening on June 1st!

Some changes have been made to ensure a safe visit, but you can still experience this wonderful natural forest with different challenges to climb, balance, slide and crawl and numerous ziplines, big and small, spread across 5 levels.

Online bookings only and groups of 4 maximum, unless from the same household. To see full safety guidelines see the website.

More here - bit.ly/SquirrelsSSquirrel's Scramble - Pascoe LangkKillruddery House and Gardensowawaits #wicklow #WicklowOutdoors

Squirrel's Scramble - Pascoe Lang
Killruddery House and Gardens
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Wendy Wheeler

Thanks guys!! 👍🌿🐿

Rebecca Newsome

4 days ago

Visit Wicklow

Some of our glorious #Wicklow gardens are back open and welcoming visitors from within 5km (20km from 8th June). Lots of space to practice social distancing, while making the most of the sunny weather 😊

Killruddery House and Gardens #Bray opens again on 1st June, with early access for members on 30th & 31st May. Coocooning hours for over 70's from 09.30 to 11.00 daily, then from 11.00 - 11:30, the Garden will close for a 30 minute deep clean and to ensure all visitors from cocooning hours have left. General admission from 11.30 to 5pm. More - bit.ly/2SLuZC4

It's a perfect time of year to visit Mount Usher Gardens #Ashford - you're sure to see impressive displays of plants, trees, shrubs and flowers in full blooming glory. A wonderful time of year to enjoy the Azalea Walk in the sunshine! More - bit.ly/MountUsherGardens

Powerscourt Estate #Enniskerry is open daily for visitors within the 5km radius. The Avoca Food Hall, Gardens, The Pavilion and Waterfall including kiosk for take away coffee & treats, are all open with safety measures. More - bit.ly/PowerscourtWicklow

Kilmacurragh Botanic Gardens #Kilbride is blooming right now! The gardens are open from 9am to 5pm every day, with last entry at 4:30pm. The café remains closed. More - bit.ly/KilmacurraghGardens

#WicklowAwaits #WicklowOutdoors
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Hopefully it will be extended soon ! Missing my visits to them

Ah beautiful - nature at her best right now !!😀❤

Can't wait go on holiday beautiful Wicklow next, so gorgeous

Stunning photos

Lovely place and gardens

I love all these places ‼️‼️👍☘️

It's beautiful!!

Looking forward visited beautiful Wicklow next year fabulous places

Happy days

Fantastic

Mooie foto.s daar gemaakt

Ruth Turner

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5 days ago

Visit Wicklow

Looking for delicious take-away food options in #wicklow? Here are just a few Parkview Hoteln and serving local customers 😊

The Parkview Hotel #newtownmountkennedy have all your favourites available for take away oWicklow Brewery Sundays. Click here for more - bit.ly/2Ag3JVO

'Mickey Finn's Collect' at the Wicklow Brewery is offering mains, fresh bread and scones, delicious desserts and beer! Spoil yourself with soft whipped Ice-Cream and all the temThe Avonppings! More - bit.ly/36ydjPZ

Grab your pizza from the Big Blue Bus now parked up at The Avon #blessington! There is plenty of outdooLa Metisse sit at a safe distance and enjoy a fresh pizza and/or coffee from Walkers Cafe after a stroll on The Greenway. More - bit.ly/3d8JSGP

La Metisse #blainroe has developed a weekend take away menu with a yummy choice of world cuisine. Fresh breads also available from lunchtime. More - bit.ly/3c9Luie

#tastewickow #wicklowawaits
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