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Sugarloaf Mountain

Kilmacanogue, Dublin, Ireland
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“sugar loaf” (13 reviews)
“easy climb” (5 reviews)
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Kilmacanogue, Dublin, Ireland
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"sugar loaf"
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"easy climb"
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"worth the climb"
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"loose rocks"
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"short climb"
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"great climb"
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"sunny day"
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"nice walk"
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"take your time"
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"all ages"
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"great fun"
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"hike"
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"climbed"
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"wicklow"
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"steep"
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"climbing"
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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

This was a great walk despite the blustery conditions.There was signs mapping out paths.Easy climb even the children were able to go most of the way ,views were outstanding only negative was the car park and lack of facilities we had to go because the...More

Thank Ola A
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Reviewed 26 December 2017

I climbed the great sugar loaf on a windy afternoon in just a few hours. The highest point of the climb is quite steep. But it should be easy enough for any healthy person. The views of Dublin, Wicklow, Kildare, Carlow, and Wexford from the...More

1  Thank Thomas D
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Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

This is one of my favourite days out. Nice walk to the top of the mountain with the big bonus of the unbelievable view.

Thank Vincent K
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Climbed with my 12 year old..took 1 hour in total to get up.. 10 mins at top and down. Fairly safe for kids..no vertical drops to worry about. Starts with a walk and nearer the top it gets steep and rocky but is great fun....More

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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

I climb this mountain all the time as I'm from the area. It takes about 40 mins to climb at a decent pace and can be a little steep mid way up. Definitely not suitable for kids under six. Would recommend only going when dry...More

1  Thank Liam D
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

The view is amazing and worth the pain of the climb. There are difficult spots on the way up , where the rocks are bigger than lower down the trail. Watch out for loose rocks and test footholds, especially if you are not into regular...More

1  Thank furtadoselma
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Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Myself & my boyfriend climbed the sugarloaf last week midweek. It was a tough clumb but so worth it. The views were amazing we got such a nice day for jt. Would defo reccomened if climbing to do it midweek as it does be jammers...More

Thank DaisyMae_225
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Reviewed 1 May 2017

Have climbed the Sugarloaf many times. It can be done with small kids and also no special equipment is needed. It is a short climb and generally takes no more than 30 mins with kids. It is quite steep towards the top and a bit...More

1  Thank Shane C
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

Its a great hike for beginners and suits all ages I think, has a beautiful view on top. Never too busy either and I have been a view times.

Thank davidq172
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Reviewed 29 March 2017

This is a quick brisk climb. No special gear required. It is windy at the top so bring a jumper or jacket. It is quite steep towards the top but many families with small children climbed it on the same day as us. If you...More

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