Seefin Hike Wicklow- Seefin Passage Tomb — Our Family Hikes

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About Seefin Passage tomb

Seefin passage tomb was constructed round 5,000 years in the past. The passage tomb has a small passage 7m lengthy by way of the centre. A stone on the entrance has carvings inscribed on its face. The children love tracing the carvings and exploring the world in search of extra.

The roof of the tomb is open and you may view it from the highest.

Seefin Wicklow passage tomb

Key info concerning the Seefin Mountain hike

  • 2.4km out and again hike
  • 1-hour hike
  • Path properly worn however no markers
  • The tomb on the high is 5,000 years outdated
  • Difficulty- Easy to reasonable
  • Family-friendly however solely in good climate
  • End of July it’s full of Fraughans
  • Recommendation- Great hike and the children like it

Seefin Trailhead automotive park

The place to begin of the Seefin passage tomb hike has 2 small automotive parks. One of the automotive parks has sufficient room for 3-4 automobiles. The different is the doorway right into a wooden.

Seefin car park

Below is the Google map of the automotive parks.

Seefin Hike

Seehin Passage Tomb hike is fairly simple. We did an out-and-back hike from the automotive park.

The stroll begins beside the automotive park. Follow the path up the aspect of the forest. The path could be very clear to comply with and stroll alongside beside the fence for about 500m. The path then splits and you should flip left and stroll up towards the summit.

Seefin start point

We walked this hike with our 5-year-old daughter and 1-year-old daughter. Our 5-year-old (Ourlitthiker) walked all of the path however acquired barely drained close to the top. It will get steep close to the top and he or she discovered it exhausting not having the ability to see the summit.

We turned left when the fence beside the wooden takes a pointy flip. The tree within the image under is an effective marker. The hike begins to get steeper from this level however it’s solely 700m to the summit from this level.

We used the brand new Deuter consolation Pro to hold our 1-year-old daughter. We acquired the child’s provider from 53 levels north. The provider has obtained a facelift from our outdated provider with buckles, frames and attachments. We liked the brand new revisions and so does our tiny little hiker.

We hiked the path on the finish of July and we had been surrounded by native Irish Fraughans which we munched on the entire method to the summit.

Map to hike to Seefin Summit

The summit of Seefin Passage Tomb

When we reached the summit of Seefin, we had a beautiful picnic and admired the gorgeous views of the encircling west Wicklow sights.

Conclusion

We liked this hike. It is an ideal little starter hike for small legs. Come early as there may be restricted parking. It’s a wonderful hike with nice views of the Blessington lakes.

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