simon3: Track 824 in area near Great Sugar Loaf, Dublin/Wicklow (Ireland)
A visit to the summit of the Great Sugarloaf and back via the steep north side.
Length: 4.7km, Creator time taken: 1h28m, Ascent: 312m, Descent: 253m
Places:Start at O23496 11979, Great Sugar Loaf, end at O23963 12047 472m E from Start Logged as completed by 1
This short walk is a great favourite for many in the Dublin area. Start from the carpark on the L1031, a minor road from the Kilmaconogue to Roundwood road. The walk will take around 90 minutes. There are great views from the top both towards the sea and also towards west Wicklow summits such as Djouce.
It is possible to go about 500m further north to a spur if you wish to.
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Note: ALL information such as Ascent, Length and Creator time taken etc should be regarded as approximate. The creator's comments are opinions and may not be accurate or still correct.
Your time to complete will depend on your speed plus break time and your mode of transport. For walkers: Naismith's rule, a rough and often inaccurate estimate, suggests a time of 1h 28m + time stopped for breaks
Note: It is up to you to ensure that your route is appropriate for you and your party to follow bearing in mind all factors such as safety, weather conditions, experience and access permission.