Cyclists are really challenged by the hills in the area. In fact, Laragh featured in the Tour de France of 1998. Bramble Rock B&B now offer a range of mountain biking services courtesy of www.biking.ie. High specification mountain bike rental, mountain bike tours and mountain bike lessons are available on request. Please contact us for further information or contact www.biking.ie directly as below.
Niall +353 (0)87 417 6029
Tarja +353 (0)86 080 4417
Bike Hire Hotline +353 (0)83 434 6992
A new venture set up in the area is fly-fishing on Lough Dan. Check out An Irish Angler World website for more details. Lough Dan is 7 kms from Bramble Rock.
And for even more fun on the water have a look at what is available at Blessington Lakes. www.blessingtonlakeboathire.com/ Blessington is easily accessible from Laragh via Wicklow Gap.
The Glenmacnass River joins the Avonmore River in Laragh, and is a big favourite with canoe enthusiasts.
Hill walking is extremely popular in the area, and many levels are catered for. Details of these are available on request. As mentioned previously, guided walks can be arranged with local firm Footfalls. Also check out Wicklow Way Bus Service.
In Annamoe there is an opportunity to go fishing at Annamoe Trout Fishery