Wicklow’s Glendalough car park to reopen from Monday but Bray’s Cliff Walk to remain closed
The Upper car park at Glendalough will reopen from Monday but Bray’s Cliff Walk will remain closed for the foreseeable future.
The two facilities were among the first to be closed in March after large numbers of visitors descended on the scenic beauty spots.
Wicklow County Council will also reopen a number of other carparks which have been closed since before the lockdown on Monday following discussions with An Garda Siochana, OPW, Coillte and the National Parks and Wildlife service.
Public Car Parks reopening from May 18:
- Upper car park at Glendalough
- South Beach car park, Mill Road, Greystones
- Park and Ride, Woodlands Avenue, Greystones
- Trafalgar Road, car park, Greystones
- La Touche Road car park, Greystones
- Harbour/Marina public car park, Greystones
- Bray Head car park
- Brittas Bay car parks north and south
- Sugar loaf car park
- Seaview Avenue car park, Arklow
- South Beach car park Arklow
- The Cove car park Arklow
- Knockieran and Baltyboys car parks Blessington
- Bray Harbour
Parking restrictions will be in place at:
- Bellevue Hill, at Kindlestown Woods entrance, Greystones
- Sea Road, Kilcoole, at Kilcoole train station
- Sea Road, Newcastle, at the beach railway level crossing access
- Magheramore Beach Wicklow
- Sallygap Wicklow
- The Strand Road Bray
Recreational and other facilities remain closed:
- All Wicklow County Council playgrounds
- Outdoor gyms
- Glen Beach Cliff Walk to Wicklow Head
- Dr. Ryan Park, Kindlestown, Greystones
- The Cliff Walk from Bray to Greystones/Greystones to Bray
- Public toilets at Bray Seafront.
Members of the public are being urged to adhere to the current 5km national restriction on public movement which will be enforced by An Garda Siochana.
Parking restrictions continue to remain at a number of locations around the County and recreational and other facilities such as playgrounds, outdoor gyms and public toilets remain closed until further notice.