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Kerry Climbing, well worth it.

Piaras and Micheal guided a group of 12 of us up Devils ladder on December 8th 2017, both guides... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jason B
Cork, Ireland
Life Changing Experience

We traveled as a group from work and had a fantastic experience. The guides were excellent... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Declan C
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Kerry Climbing is a family run and is the premier and leading Mountain guiding company of the region and a high quality provider of courses in Rock-Climbing, Mountaineering, Navigation + Proficiency, Winter Mountaineering and Skills and much much more. We specialise and are the leading providers of guided ascents of the MacGillycuddys Reeks mountains in Kerry and of Ireland's highest mountain Corran Tuathail (Carrauntoohil) which stands at 1039 metres.We also guide all the other mountainous areas of southern Ireland. From leisurely nature walks in ancient oak forests to challenging roped climbs and ascents. From the Easy to the Extreme!!! Walking, Scrambling, Rock Climbing, Mountaineering and courses. We provide full and half day guiding options for individuals or groups and cater for ALL levels of fitness and experience. We also provide team building and training days for future adventures and peaks. Our aim is to keep the day flexible to suit your level of fitness, ability and experience. You can be assured of an adventure for everyone!!! "Experience the Adventure"
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Carnahone | Beaufort, Killarney, Ireland
+353 87 744 0523

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Piaras and Micheal guided a group of 12 of us up Devils ladder on December 8th 2017, both guides are very knowledgeable of the entire area and it's history. Given the conditions, icy and a heavy snow blizzard, coupled with inexperienced climbers, it was essential...More

Thank Jason B
Reviewed 5 days ago

We traveled as a group from work and had a fantastic experience. The guides were excellent, very friendly, informative and kept us as save as possible. The conditions were cold and a bit icy but having these guides helped so much and kept us along...More

Thank Declan C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Piaras (Pierce) took my wife and I up to the summit of Carrauntoohil via the Devil's Ladder. It was rainy, cold, and windy but we still had a great time! Initially we were going to make the climb without a guide but I ultimately decided...More

Thank davalt10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We climbed with Kerry climbing on Sunday would highly recommend them. Had a great day climbing with mike. Very professional from start to finish.

Thank Joyce R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always wanted to do Carrauntoohil but did not want to do it on my own. Did a bit of Internet research and picked Kerry climbing. I am glad I did, they are really professional and very friendly. I had a brilliant day out with amazing...More

Thank Colin C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This trip left me speechless! This was our third climb with Kerry Climbing and was an experience that no words would justify! We spent the day in great company, experiencing surreal views and experiences whilst all above the clouds. It was a huge achievement for...More

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Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Kerry climbing a great company to hike with !! I contacted them 6 months prior to heading to Ireland and I received prompt communication to help make my booking . Piaras was absolutely great great communication and care for the groups safety. Interesting information about...More

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KerryClimbingRocks, Owner at KerryClimbing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi again, how are you keeping?!? Hope you are nicely recovered after your fantastic climb of the magnificent mountains of Kerry. Great to hear from you and to read how highly you rated your experience under the guiding care of KerryClimbing. It was a real...More

Reviewed 9 November 2017

Pierce took a group of us on a guided ascent and what a fantastic day. He took us up the devils ladder and down the heavenly gates and what an experience WOW!. The day could not have been better it was cold but dry and...More

1  Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 6 November 2017

I believe our guides name was Michael? An older, super nice gentleman that was full of stories. He was awesome and my son couldn't get enough of his stories. I would recommend Kerry Climbing to anyone wanting to climb/hike in Kerry.

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1  Thank paddiorea
Reviewed 5 November 2017

A Great Day. Very Helpful and interesting guide . Definitely a strong recommendation. My son and I will remember this trip for a very long time. Thank you

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Jessy T
5 October 2016|
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Response from SeanDaSheep | Reviewed this property |
Hi, you would be hard pushed to get the start point without a car. It's down a few back country roads but I can't remember the name of the point
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Andrea B
23 September 2016|
Response from DJaIreland | Reviewed this property |
Hi Andrea If you get the chance to climb carentoohil just do it as it's fantastic and a great day out. That said book kerry climbing as it's dangerous and easy to get lost without a professional guide. Make sure and bring... More
Hilaria M
29 July 2015|
Response from KerryClimbing | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for contacting KerryClimbing. We do not provide accommodation. Should you require a guide for a mountain activity please do not hesitate to let us know. Kind Regards, Catherine.