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The Survival Series: Become the next Captain Fantastic at Kippure Estate

Kippure Estate in Co. Wicklow has a rich history that dates back to the 1700s. Originally owned by the Moore family of Kilbride, it was extended into a hunting lodge, along with a farm and Victorian walled garden.

The estate was destroyed by fire in the early 1900s but revamped in the 70s. On the grounds, there are ruins of old huts, standing stones and other fascinating things that hint at the world that once was.

From abseiling down walls, to rock climbing, archery and survival skills, these days there are a huge variety of things that can be done in Kippure Estate (and they even do weddings with accommodation on site!)

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