Monthly Archives: July 2014


Carrauntoohil, Co Kerry

Wicklow Hiking & Adventure Group – Carrauntoohil, Co Kerry, starting from Cronin’s Yard

First things first. Anyone thinking of tackling Carrauntoohil, or any other significant hike or climb Continue reading

Caminho Do Mar

Caminho Do Mar Museum

Caminho Do Mar Museum

Caminho Do Mar is a preserved historic trading route between São Paulo and Santos, two major Brazilian cities. Some photos are given in the gallery at the end of this post.

São Paulo is a huge city of 11.3 million people about 80km inland from the coastal city and major port of Santos. Continue reading

Snowdonia, North Wales

Snowdonia National Park

Getting ready to climb Snowdon

The Wicklow Hiking & Adventure Group organised a weekend trip to North Wales to climb Snowdon in the Snowdonia National Park, the highest mountain in Ireland and the British Isles, outside Scotland. The climb was on Saturday, June 28th. Continue reading