Climb Ireland's highest mountain with the premier guiding company, KerryClimbing. This is one of the more straightforward ways to ascend and descend Irelands highest mountain and is still graded Difficult. It is a truly exciting and thrilling route and a fantastic day in these most amazing rugged peaks.
A challenging day and a good basic level of fitness is most definitely required.
Time: 6 hrs + approx
We will begin our walk from Cronin’s Yard and walk along a well worn track into the Hags Glen and the heart of “The Reeks”. Cronin’s Yard is synonymous with Corrán Tuathail, and for over 200 years has been used as the traditional starting point for ascents of Ireland’s highest mountain.
This route to the summit is truly rewarding, provides spectacular views throughout and involves a thrilling 300m section of grade 1 scrambling via the Devil's Ladder. It is a circular route and we have a choice of routes for our descent depending on time, energy levels and attitude!
€55 per person