october, 2023

sat14oct9:30 amsat4:00 pmHOPE Mountain ChallengeThe Nine Stones, Kilbrannish South9:30 am - 4:00 pm(GMT+01:00) Event Organized ByHOPE

Event Details

Join us on Saturday 14th October for the Week of HOPE Mountain Challenge in the Blackstairs Mountain Range, and raise vital funds to help support HOPE’s projects in Kolkata.

  • Mount Leinster is a 794-metre-high (2,605 ft) and is the highest in the Blackstairs Mountain Range straddling Carlow and Wexford
  • This is 13.5km Hike up Mount Leinster across the saddle to Blackrock Mountain and back
  • Participants must have a moderate level of fitness
  • Walking boots, wind and waterproof clothing are essential (gear list will be emailed prior to the event)
  • All participants will receive a (free) HOPE T-shirt and chocolate bar
  • This Hike begins at The Nine Stones (see map) and there is plenty of carparking space available
  • Sign In: 9:30am & start time: 10am
  • Duration: 4 to 6 hours (dependent on weather & stops)

Health Guidelines for this Event

Other Health Guidelines Reasonable level of fitness and good health required.


(Saturday) 9:30 am - 4:00 pm(GMT+01:00)