Wicklow Way: Marlay Park to Knockree

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Wicklow Way: Marlay Park to Knockree is a 12.5 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Rathfarnham, County Dublin, Ireland that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options.

Distance: 12.5 miles Elevation Gain: 2,486 feet Route Type: Point to Point

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The Wicklow Way is a 131 km long distance walking route that starts in Marlay Park and finishes in the village of Clonegal, Co. Carlow. It is the oldest such route in Ireland, having opened in 1981. The first stage ends on the other side of Knockree near the youth hostel.

hiking
7 months ago

The whole Wicklow way is brilliant whether you’re from Ireland or not this trail is a great one. Taking you through a great variety of areas.

hiking
11 months ago

We started the trail from Kilmashogue instead of Marlay Park. As a newbie hiker, I find the trail is quite manageable and properly marked. The view along the trail is beautiful, especially when we reached Prince William's Seat.

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