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- Directions: The walk in Laragh starts at The Glendalough Woollen Mills, beside the shop (which is located near the GAA pitch) there is an Archway to the left of the Courtyard, & this takes you through the Oak & Beech Forest along the path (which can get muddy underfoot, during Winter months) up to Glendalough. Cross over the first bridge you come to which will take you into the area of the Glendalough Visitor Centre, crossing the Second bridge will bring you nearer to the Monastic Ruins & Graveyard. While crossing the 3rd Bridge brings you along to the Boardwalk at the Lower Lake, there are excellent views from here up the Valley itself. Returning to Laragh along the same way.
- Distance: 9 km
- Estimated Time: 3 Hours
- Grade: Ramble - The Green Road is a Easy walk, suitable for families also
The Green RoadGlendalough Wicklow - Ireland East
This walk uses a selection of forest tracks in Derrybawn Woods. What all these tracks have in common, is that they are, or were, parts of The Wicklow Way which has changed its route here several times over the years. Starting point is the same as the ‘ Glendalough ’ route.
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Address: Wicklow Tourist Office, Railto House, Fitzwilliam Square, Wicklow Town, Co Wicklow, Republic of Ireland