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Slieve Donard via the Glen River

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Donard Car Park

5 Donard Park

Newcastle

BT33 0HL

United Kingdom

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Join us to conquer the highest peak in the Mournes, Slieve Donard, it’s one to tick off the bucket list!

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This hike can be completed as a stand alone, or as part of our 7 Sevens Summit Series.

Slieve Donard is the highest mountain in the Mournes and by standing on the summit you will be the highest person in Northern Ireland. It’s stands at 853 meters tall and is worth the climb. The hike is manageable for anyone with a reasonable level of fitness and a bit of determination. We will take it at a pace suitable for everyone and will support and motivate you every step of the way. Don’t even hesitate about getting signed up, we promise you won’t regret it!

Start and finish: Donard Car Park

Distance: 9km

Highest point: 853m

Total Ascent: 853m

Approx Time: 5 hours

Level: Strenuous

Terrain: rocky paths, rocky open mountainside, river crossing

Can I go on my own?

Of course, there are lots of people that join our events on their own, it won’t be long until you are making new mountain mates!

What you will need to wear:

Suitable footwear- this includes walking boots or waterproof hiking/mountain running trail shoes

Walking trousers or leggings (no jeans/cotton)

Insulating layers such as fleece or wool and a jacket

What you will need to bring with you:

Small backpack

Waterproof jacket and trousers

Hat and gloves

Water and snacks

Are you ready for an adventure? You will get a guided hike with qualified and experienced mountain leaders who are outdoor first aid trained and will be carrying first aid and emergency equipment for your safety.

£35

This event is ran in collaboration with Wander Dogs. We are dog friendly (dogs on lead please) 🐾

CANCELLATION POLICY:

IF WE CANCEL OR POSTPONE an event for any reason, you will have the option of:

1. Completing your activity on a rescheduled date

2. Receive a full refund.

IF YOU CANCEL:

If you notify us with over 14 days notice of the event start date credit will be given that you can use against other events. Within 14 days notice of an event there is no credit given and we do not offer exchanges/transfer of your ticket onto another event.

Please note: Due to the nature of the events we provide and the environments these take place in, hikes will not be cancelled simply because of bad weather. However they will be cancelled by us if bad weather deems the event dangerous. In this instance we will get in touch to notify you.


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Date and time

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Donard Car Park

5 Donard Park

Newcastle

BT33 0HL

United Kingdom

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Refund policy

Contact the organiser to request a refund.

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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Organiser Wild Mountain NI

Organiser of Slieve Donard via the Glen River

We are fully qualified mountain leaders who love nothing more than a good adventure!

We would love you to join us. We organise regular adventures in the Mourne Mountains and the Belfast Hills, along with away days in mountain ranges further afield covering the whole of Ireland.

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