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Amazing View

Not very well signposted so it was difficult to find. However, it is totally worth visiting this... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2017
Rona K
County Wexford, Ireland
Group visit by CRRG Dublin motorcycle touring group

Difficult to find. No signposts so Google Maps came in very handy. Laneway up to the Miners' Cross... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
Dublin, Ireland
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7 Nov 2017
“what a view”
28 May 2017
“Amazing View”
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Avoca vale, Avoca, Ireland
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Its a nice walk up to the cross but well worth it for the view sad to read about the people who died there

1  Thank liam q
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Not very well signposted so it was difficult to find. However, it is totally worth visiting this site for the amazing views of the valley and the Wicklow Mountains. The peace and the serenity up here was second to none, it's a must visit if...More

1  Thank Rona K
Reviewed 18 April 2017

An easy walk. Start from the meeting of the waters, walk out towards Avoca , take a left over first little bridge go under railway bridge and start a gentle climb after about 30 minutes you reach the cross. Lovely views over the valley where...More

Thank 156ash
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Difficult to find. No signposts so Google Maps came in very handy. Laneway up to the Miners' Cross memorial is just a track and not suitable for big touring motorcycles especially if wet. But worth a 10 minute walk up the laneway to the top...More

Thank CRRG_Dublin
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

This viewing point is well worth a visit. It can be hard to find but we were part of a Guided Tour that walks right by the cross. The tour leaves from The Meetings of the Waters and is a must when visiting the area,...More

Thank Robert K
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Hard to "get at" if you are not a local. My wife and I visited and while we were given good directions if is very disconcerting to suddenly be driving up a road which can only accomodate one car and there are weeds growing in...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Such a nice place!! Nice for a sunny day walk..but very uphill ... Picnic bench for scenic lunch and a chance to take in the view.

Thank Sinead M
Reviewed 11 September 2016

while staying at a B&B nearby I asked why the cross was there I was told the most heartwarming story in connection to the mill next to it I won't ruin the story try and find out for yourselves

Thank LoopySupermum1967
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Signposting is not great!! We found this quite difficult to access. We crossed a small bridge, drove up to a small car park close to a disused copper mine and walked uphill from there. It is quite a hike but most enjoyable if you have...More

Thank Philomena S
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We were in avoca and decided to find the white cross, unfortunately it was wet and views were not great but what we saw was amazing, road up a little scary but well worth it, on the way into avoca village you will see a...More

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