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Thomastown – Mount Leinster – Dublin Cycle

A sign for the Military Road, with Kippure in the background

This is the toughest ride we could find – the big one, starting at the train station in Thomastown, County Carlow.

You ride north to Dublin over most of the toughest climbs in the area, including Mount Leinster – the highest climb in Ireland.

Distance: 195km
Climbing: 3133m
Difficulty: very hard