The Ticknock forest has an extensive network of forest
trails with pleasant moderate walks through the trees, it
also has at tarmac road leading all the way to the top and is
easily accessible for children and people with a lower level
of fitness. There are around 10km of walking trails through forests and mountains with incredible views of the greater Dublin area from the top of Three Rock Mountain. It’s should be on everybody’s list whilst in Dublin.
Enjoy a round of the nine-hole, public golf course in
Stepaside village. The course boasts many tree lined
fairways,well-manicured greens and exceptional scenery
of the Dublin Mountains and city below. It’s the perfect course for that early morning round with friends or family. You can even enjoy a warm drink on the veranda after your round.
Find out more at http://www.stepasidegolfcourse.com/.
Located in Tibradden Wood, Zipit is a tree top high ropes
forest adventure park with a difference. A place for young and old, where children can let their imagination run wild and where adults can embrace their inner child. You can climb high into the treetops, swing into cargo nets, even ride a BMX across a bridge, before
zipping down one of our many ziplines. Come as a family, come on your own, or bring along a group.Children from age 7 to adults can enjoy up to 3 hours of excitement and adventure.
Find out more at https://www.zipit.ie/.
Located in the heart of Stepaside village, the Step Inn is a
prominent landmark pub and restaurant in South Dublin.
They offer a relaxed, modern lounge bar and restaurant with a wide range of dishes to satisfy all tastes and dietary requirements. Perfect for that family lunch whilst out and about or suitable to sit in, sit back and relax with a drink.
Covid-19 Update: Open as a restaurant, reservation required
Find out more at https://www.thestepinn.com/.
Located at the foot of Ticknock mountain trail, you can
rent a mountain bike and enjoy the many trails the span
across the mountain. If you like the Great Outdoors then
you will love the mountain bike trails that cover the landscape. Don’t worry there are many trails varying in difficulty to suit all levels.Tour guides are on hand to show you the ropes too.
The Paddocks Riding Centre is a truly
fabulous equestrian facility located high in the Dublin Mountains and covers an area of approximately 3,000 acres overlooking Dublin City. Why not getaway from the busy city life and enjoy some riding lessons,
a one- or two-hour exciting trek through the Dublin mountains enjoying the amazing views and beautiful scenery. They cater for all levels of experience as well
as for adults and children.
Visit https://www.paddocks.ie/ for more information.