South Dublin County Council

The Dublin Mountains Project - Updated

22nd March 2017

The Dublin Mountains Project is a proposal by South Dublin County Council, Coillte and the Dublin Mountains Partnership to develop Coillte’s Montpelier Hill (incorporating the Hell Fire Club) and Massy’s Wood sites as a key recreation site and a gateway to the heritage and recreation amenities of the Dublin Mountains. The site was selected for its position at the threshold between city and mountains, its unique combination of landscape, natural and cultural heritage representing the essence of the Dublin Mountains, and its established and growing use as a recreation facility. It is proposed to develop enhanced visitor facilities in the area in a manner sensitive to the environment, the local community and existing users...more