A good level of fitness is required to complete the walk on time, some experience in hillwalking is needed. 

The walking route will be semi-circular, contouring near Tomies and Shehy mountains. From the top of Purple 832 metres high, there are great views of The MacGillycuddy’s Reeks and Killarney National Park.

Please bring: Hiking boots or hiking shoes. Waterproof jacket and trousers. Small rucksack. Food and water.