How long does it take to walk Lugnaquilla?

How long does it take to walk Lugnaquilla?

between 5 and 6 hours
How long does it take to climb Lugnaquilla Mountain? The Lugnaquilla from Glenmalure route takes between 5 and 6 hours to complete while the Lugnaquilla from Glen of Imaal route takes between 4 and 5.

What is the highest point of the Wicklow Mountains?

Wicklow Mountains/Highest point

Lugnaquilla is the highest mountain outside of Kerry, with its summit at 925 meters (3,035ft) above sea level.

How long is the walk from Glenmalure to Lugnaquilla?

At all times, our maps and App should only be used in conjunction with proper map and compass navigation techniques. The Lugnaquilla Mountain from Glenmalure Loop Walk is a strenuous but rewarding 6 hour (15 km) walking route to the summit of the ever popular Lugnaquilla Mountain (925m) from Glenamalure and returning via Cloghernagh (800m).

Which is the best route to climb Lugnaquilla?

Climbing Lugnaquilla from Glenmalure is the most scenic hike of the two we’re covering in this guide. This route is 15km long and will take you around 5-6 hours to complete. You’ll be heading into the beautiful Glenmalure Valley and passing by some gorgeous scenery on the way to the summit.

How tall is the Lugnaquilla mountain in Ireland?

Located in the south-west corner of the Wicklow Mountains, Lugnaquilla mountain is surrounded by many other summits along with a handful of corrie lakes. Coming in at a not-too-shabby 925 metres (3,035 ft), ‘Lug’ is Ireland’s 11th tallest peak, the highest in the province of Leinster and the highest mountain in Ireland outside of County Kerry.

Where is the car park for Lugnaquilla Mountain Wicklow?

Go through Roundwood, then Annamoe and on to Laragh. Turn left in the centre of the village towards Rathdrum, (R775), and after a kilometre turn right for Glenmalure. On reaching the Drumgoff crossroads, turn right and follow the small road up the valley to the car park at the end.