From Dublin and Dun Laoghaire (1 hour)
Follow the N11 South to the R772 for Rathnew and Wicklow. At the roundabout in Rathnew, follow signs towards R752 for Rathdrum (approx 12 minutes from Rathnew). You will come around a bad bend into Rathdrum. The park is on your right, and is across the road from Glanbia. Turn right at the Ivy Leaf Apartments (before the road splits). This is the laneway alongside the river. This road will lead you into the park.
From Rosslare (1 hr and 30 minutes)
Follow the N11 North to the R752 for Rathnew and Rathdrum. Follow all the roundabouts for Rathdrum. At the t-intersection, turn left onto the R752. It will take you approximately 12 minutes from here to get to the park. You will come around a bad bend into Rathdrum. The park is on your right, and is across the road from Glanbia. Turn right at the Ivy Leaf Apartments (before the road splits). This is the laneway alongside the river. This road will lead you into the park.
From Rosslare, passing through Avoca (1 hr and 20 minutes)
This is another option, but the roads are not as smooth and the signs are not well posted!
Take the N11 North to the Arklow South exit. This brings you into Arklow town. Turn left and follow the road down into town. When you get to the roundabout, go straight through it. This road turns into the R747. Take the R747 to the R752. You will pass the Woodenbridge Hotel, Avoca and then Meeting of the Waters. Keep going straight and you will come into Rathdrum. Follow the road down the hill. There will be a petrol station on your left. At the bottom of the hill, before you cross the river, turn left at the Ivy Leaf Apartments and Hidden Valley Park.
Train to Rathdrum: CIE Train Table
Bus to Rathdrum: Journey Planner
Local Taxi Service:
N11 Cabs – 0404 29000
Rathdrum Cabs – 087 9561111
Glendalough Cabs – 087 9729452
Church St Cab – 0404 69500
Aughrim Cabs – 0402 36700