Hill Walking in Wicklow

The mountains overlooking Blessington Lake offer some amazing picturesque views which will of course be a big part of your Hill Walking experience. The walkers will look at navigation (using maps and the compass) and route selection. Its great fun with some teaching and history of the hills included. We can provide a guide to offer you the very best from 'The Garden of Ireland'.

There are`a large number of walks in the Dublin/Wicklow Mountains with a wide range of routes available, all of which can be changed to suit any walking group's requirements.

Minimum of 12 per group required 

Avon Ri forms part of the new BLESSINGTON GREENWAY - click here to view map.

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    Welcome to Avon Ri Lakeshore Resort & Adventure Centre

    Whether you are planning a weekend away with friends, a family holiday in Ireland, a corporate team building event or even your wedding, Avon Rí offers an unforgettable experience 'that's different'.

    Avon Ri is a leisure & corporate resort purposely-built in a holiday village style, situated on the outskirts of the historical town of Blessington, overlooking the magnificent Blessington Lakes in County Wicklow 'The Garden of Ireland' at the foot of the Wicklow Mountains, and only 45 minutes from Dublin City Centre and Dublin Airport.

    Our resort combines luxury Townhouse Self-Catering Accommodation, a Lakeview Bar with Rooftop Terrace, a 'really good food' Lakeview Restaurant, along with a highly reputable Adventure Centre offering an extensive range of outdoor activities and leisure facilities including Swimming Pool & Gym, all situated in a breathtaking lakeshore setting spread over nine acres of land.

    Avon Rí is also very convenient to some of Ireland's most famous racecourses, including Punchestown and The Curragh, as well as excellent golf courses, such as The K Club, Tulfarris, The European and Lisheen Springs.