Are you able to volunteer at the Dublin Mountains Challenge on Sunday 26th or May. We are recruiting up to 100 volunteers to work at the event. The majority of volunteers will work as route marshals.
Volunteers will work in teams and will be taken care of by our volunteer co-ordinator. There will be a thorough volunteer briefing session in advance of the event, details to follow soon.
If you are interested in volunteering please get in touch with the bleow link.

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The Dublin Mountains Challenge is a fundraising walk for Barretstown. The route follows the picturesque and way-marked Dublin Mountains Way.

The event starts in Tallaght and you can choose to walk the 24km route which finishes at Three Rock. Or choose the 42km route which finishes at Shankill. You can enter individually or as part of a team.

By taking part in the Dublin Mountains Challenge you will help to bring more children and families to camp.

Check out the route map

Entry fees:
Individual - Registration Fee
24km €50
42km €75

Team of 4 - Registration Fee
24km - €175
42km - €250

In addition to the registration fee, all participants are being asked to raise a minimum of €100 whether you're participating as an individual or as part of a team in the 24km or the 42km. The money you raise will go directly to fund our life - changing programmes of Therapeutic Recreation. Thank You

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Registration is now closed

Registration is now closed for the Dublin Mountains Challenge 2019 ...

Step 1: Choose your challenge

You can take up either the 24km or the 42km challenge. It's up to you!

Walk as an individual , or enter a team of four.

Register for the event here. Once registered, you'll receive a confirmation email which will include your Participant Event Guide with important event details. We'll also keep you updated by email and social media.

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You Can Make A Difference

Thank you for helping us bring more children affected by serious illness to camp

Barretstown is a residential camp for children with a serious illness offering a range of adventurous and challenging activities and supported behind the scenes by safe, medical attention.

Barretstown is free of charge to all campers and we must raise over €5.8 million each year to maintain our services.

By taking part in the Dublin Mountains Challenge, you are helping to bring children and families to Barretstown.

Still have questions? Donna and Jane from our community team would be happy to help with any of queries. Contact them by email below:

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