Ireland's 4 Peak Challenge - May 27

Ireland's 4 Peak Challenge - May 27

Overview

Briefing on previous night before challenge. We will also provide guidance on the lead up to the event with a Q & A zoom evening in advance of the challenge

Day 1

We will meet in Killarney train Station on the eve of the challenge to set up camp in Cronin's yard in order to get an early start for the first hike, Carrauntoohil (1,038m/3405 ft). Once down we will transfer by minibus to our second hike, stopping for food on route. we will then climb Mweelrea (814m/2670 ft). Then we will travel into the night to arrive late to our accomodation in Newcastle, Co. Down.

Day 2

After a hearty breakfast we will hike our 3rd peak of the challenge - Slieve Donard (850m/2,796 ft) before we travel to our final summit challenge Lugnaquilla (925m/3,039 ft). We will stop for food on route and there is an option for food and a pint before departing for Cherrywood Luas station.

 

What's included

  • Guide - Insured and Qualified Mountain Leader
  • Transport to all hike start locations from Kerry to Mayo, Down, Wicklow then Dublin
  • Pickup from Killarney train station and drop off at Red Cow Luas station
  • Accomodation - Night one will be a campsite (tents and ground mats provided) and night too will be guest house, B&B style accomodation

Not Include

  • Sleeping bag
  • Hiking gear (you should be hiking regularly before taking on this challenge)

 

We also strongly advise you get insurance in advance of the event, here are some we can recommend:

https://www.mountaineering.ie/membersandclubs/Insurance/default.aspx

https://www.worldnomads.com/ie/travel-insurance/activities/hiking-travel-insurance

 

If you are doing the challenge for a charity please get in touch for a discount

Event Information

Hike Date 27-05-2022
Capacity 12
Individual Price €450.00
Location Events