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Mountain Trails - Wicklow Day Hikes

24 Reuben Avenue | Rialto, Dublin Dublin 8, Ireland
+353 86 446 6997
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A stone's throw from Dublin, a kingdom of deer

We had a first taste of wild camping in Wicklow under the expert guidance of Russell from Mountain... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
AlOlMcG
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Recommended hiking and navigation skills experience

I attended a 2-day mountain skills course that Russell offers. He is indeed an experienced and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
dow l
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Mountaintrails prides itself on providing the very best small group guided walking trips in Ireland, Wales and further afield, as well as day trips into the Wicklow Mountains near Dublin. We also offer navigation courses and mountain skills training for novices and improvers. Our hiking guides are fully qualified mountain leaders, first aid trained, and fully insured.
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24 Reuben Avenue | Rialto, Dublin Dublin 8, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a first taste of wild camping in Wicklow under the expert guidance of Russell from Mountain Trails. He was able to adjust the challenge to our fitness levels and trekking experience. We escaped for a few days from the demands of modern life...More

Thank AlOlMcG
Russell M, Owner at Mountain Trails - Wicklow Day Hikes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello AIOIMcG Thanks for your kind words. I am delighted that you enjoyed the 2 days and that you and your son got so much out of the wild camping experience. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Wicklow mountains in the future....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I attended a 2-day mountain skills course that Russell offers. He is indeed an experienced and organised mountain leader who can offer a great day out in the mountains. His knowledge of geology and the flora and fauna is an added bonus. During the mountain...More

Thank dow l
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just back from an amazing day hike in Wicklow mountains. Russ is a fantastic guide, highly experienced, mountain savvy and extremely nice. His knowledge of the mountain and how to navigate it is very well complemented by his knowledge of the land formation and lots...More

Thank Claire R
Russell M, Owner at Mountain Trails - Wicklow Day Hikes, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Claire, Thanks for your kind words. I am looking forward to hiking with you again in the future. Russ

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had the lucky experience to be part of a group of 14 who travelled with Russell from Dublin to Wales the August bank holiday. Over the 3 days we climbed a mountain a day... Snowden, the gyllders ( well almost, atrocious weather spoiled completion,...More

Thank YMC8
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Russell met us at Molly Malone's stature in Dublin and drove us down to the County of Wicklow for a fantastic hiking experience. Russell is highly professional as can be evidenced by his email responses and the thought that he puts into each experience as...More

Thank wombidog
Russell M, Owner at Mountain Trails - Wicklow Day Hikes, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Wombidog, Thank you so much for your kind words. It was lovely to meet you guys and great to hike with you and learn so much about your homeland. Take care on your onward journeys.

Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Where to begin....from the fast, detailed responses to my emails, to the on time pick up service at our hotel, to the choice of hikes Russ picked for our group of varied ability hikers. From start to finish, our experience with Russ and Mountain Trails...More

Thank csjones
Russell M, Owner at Mountain Trails - Wicklow Day Hikes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words, Catherine. It was lovely to meet you and your friends and a delight to hike with you. Good luck with your future adventures. Russ

Reviewed 6 June 2017

Spent an amazing weekend hiking in Wales with Russell from Mountaintrails.ie, he took a group of 14 of us from Dublin to the beautiful Snowdonia region in Wales. Cannot recommend Mountaintrails enough and I look forward to doing some hikes in Ireland with them.

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Russell M, Owner at Mountain Trails - Wicklow Day Hikes, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

Hello SanMcG, Thanks so much for your kind words. It's the clients that makes these events work so well, and you and your colleagues made it a special weekend for us all. I look forward to seeing you again on a future adventure with Mountaintrails.

Reviewed 2 June 2017

Awesome trail, well maintained, beautiful scenery and really hard! I thought it was slightly harder than intermediate but I'm 63 years old with funky knees! In any event, take water, snacks and take your time, and it is totally worth it. The hardest part is...More

Thank janscottlucas
Reviewed 30 May 2017

My wife and I have hiked with Russ / Mountain Trails on 3 separate occasions each of which were fantastic. We hiked in the Wicklow Mountains starting from Baravore in Glenmalure to climb to the top of Lugnaquilla twice. Even though we had hiked Lug...More

1  Thank James F
Russell M, Owner at Mountain Trails - Wicklow Day Hikes, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

Hello James, Thank you for your kind words, it's always great to have you guys along on our hikes, your laughter and good humour always adding to the day. See you again soon.

Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

I went for a walk with my friends and the sites were amazing. We walked for three hours and it wasnt exausting. Finally saw a fairy tree and made my wish. I would recommend it as a must see in Ireland

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