This tour is suitable for novice and expert bikers alike. We vary the trails to suit your needs, making it as challenging or as easy as you like! The Wicklow hills provide some of the best places for mountain biking in Ireland, with a perfect mix of wide forest paths and the more exciting single tracks.
You will be guided with our full backup service through rolling mountainous surrounds, passing stunning panoramic scenery. Some of these places include the famous 'Guinness Lake' at Lough Tay with views over Vartry Reservoir, and the Irish Sea. The duration of the tour depends on the ability of the riders, we tailor our tours to meet the need of the group to ensure everyone has a great day out.
A typical session includes the following
- Welcome introduction with complimentary tea/coffee
- High performance front suspension mountain bikes
- Sizing and fitting of safety helmets
- Experienced fully qualified professional mountain bike guide(s)
- Mechanical assistance
- First aid support
- Basic introduction (for inexperienced riders) - The fundamentals including gears, brakes, body position, balance and cornering
- Guided tour - Warm up loop on the bike followed by signle track trail riding.
- Start times are 10.00 or 13.00
- Prices vary from €35 to €100 per person
- Add €10 for full suspension bike rental
- Group discounts apply
- Duration and distance tailored to suits your ability.
- Stags and Hen Groups check out Extreme Sports for details on packages.
Dates and Availability
Open daily all year round.
Transport to Ballinastoe
- If you don't have a car the best way to get to us is via the Glendalough Bus, your stop is "Ballinastoe Cross Roads".
- Depart: Dublin (Dawson Street) 11.30, arrive at Ballinastoe 12:30
- Return: Ballinastoe 16.50, arrive at Dublin 18.00
- Cost: €14 return (pay the driver)
- For parties over 7 people please contact the bus to confirm availability +353 (0)1 281 8119