Wicklow Mountains National Park Dawn Chorus Walk, 8th May

Date Released: Thursday, April 28, 2016

Spring is in full swing, and the birds are singing to establish their territories and attract a mate. Don’t stay in bed! – Join us to listen to the wonderful Dawn Chorus, and to learn how to identify the songs.

Where: The Visitor Centre Car Park, Glendalough.

When: Sunday 8th May 2016 @ 5AM

Practicalities: Adults & children welcome. No dogs. This event is free of charge. The walk is approximately 3 km on level ground and will take between 1 and 1.5 hours to complete. We will stop to listen and identify the birds along the route. Hearing great spotted woodpeckers drumming is not guaranteed but is a real possibility!

Booking: Booking is not necessary. For more information, please phone the Education Centre / Information Office: Tel.: 0404 45656 / 0404 45425.

For more information about events at Wicklow Mountains National Park, please see our website or contact us at 0404 45656 / 0404 45425 or email