With the Wicklow Mountains National Park on our doorstep there are so many wonderful walks in Wicklow – Lugnaquilla, Trooperstown, Glendalough, The Spinc. It’s time to get outdoors and explore the mountains and woodlands of Wicklow! Great exercise, challenging and very social, grab your hiking boots and choose a Wicklow walking trail for this weekend.


Get your hiking adventure in Wicklow off to a good start with a decent pair of hiking boots or shoes. Whether you’re heading off for a couple of hours or a few days, keep your feet happy in a pair of Merrell walking shoes – your feet will thank you!


  • Waterproof

  • Breathable

  • Comfortable, glove-like fit


All Out Blaze

The Merrell All Out Blaze (for men) keeps you moving fast over all terrain. Aggressive lugs grip the ground. GoreTex keeps you dry.

Merrell All Out Blaze Walking Boot at The Sports Room Wicklow Town

Women’s All Out Blaze

Head out in any weather conditions in this fast-paced, waterproof, breathable hiker. The Merrell All Out Blaze is a light weight, comfortable walking shoe.

All Out Blaze Merrell Walking Shoe for Women The Sports Room Wicklow Town

1000 Mile Fusion Walking Socks at The Sports Room Wicklow

Walking Socks

1000 Mile Fusion Walking Socks – a double layer sock with a blister free guarantee. Padded comfort and protection. Contains Merino Wool to regulate body temperature and keep you dry.

Contigo Thermal Flask AutoSeal at The Sports Room

Thermal Mug

Contigo insulated travel mug with Autoseal Technology  – 100% spill proof and leak proof. Double wall construction helps retain beverage temperature.

Rain Jacket

Mac in a Sac waterproof packaway jacket. Lightweight, waterproof, breathable, these rain jackets are ideal for hill walking. They’ll keep you dry when the rain starts and pack away in their own little bag. Great price too €29.99!

Waterproof rain jacket, Mac in a Sac

Waterproof Legging

Pack away waterproof over-trouser from Mac in a Sac.

Mac in a Sac Overtrouser, The Sports Room Wicklow

Under Armour Cold Gear Compression Gear at The Sports Room Wicklow

Base Layers

Under Armour base layers are perfect for keeping you warm when the weather gets colder. Moisture control wicks moisture away from the body and odour control ensures you’re not left to walk alone!

Pure Lime Seamless Base Layer at The Sports Room

Seamless Base Layers

The Pure Lime seamless base layers are highly breathable for optimum comfort. Fabric keeps you warm in cold conditions and cool in high impact situations, regulating body temperature. Great colours to choose from too.

Energy Gel

SiS, Science in Sport, Go Energy Gel with 150g of added caffeine for a physical and mental boost.

SiS, Science in Sport Energy Gel at The Sports Room Wicklow

Sports Watch

Choose a Polar Watch with built in GPS to track your pace, distance and altitude as you climb that hill!

Polar Watches at The Sports Room Wicklow
Contigo Thermal Flasks at The Sports Room

Looking for a Merrell Boot?

We have access to the full range of Merrell walking boots and shoes. If you don’t see what you’re looking for in-store,  please ask or  contact us with details of the walking shoe you are looking for.

Wicklow Walking Festival

23rd to the 26th October 2015, the annual Wicklow Walking Festival will take place in the Wicklow Mountains National Park.