Hill Walking

  • Ireland’s Island Day-Trips

    Scattered throughout Ireland’s west coast are a myriad of islands. Home to creatures, big and small, and boasting spectacular scenery and lush green landscapes, they’re the perfect day trip for anyone craving an island adventure. We’ve featured islands, which offer visitors everything they could want from a day-trip – amazing scenery, history and picturesque walks. […]

  • Ireland’s Top 10 Most Spectacular Peaks

    Experience the beauty of Ireland by climbing to the top of some of the country’s most spectacular mountains. From the highest-peak, Carrauntoohil, to lesser known summits like the Purple Mountain in Kerry, we’ve compiled the ultimate checklist of the country’s most challenging and rewarding climbs. Arm yourself with a strong pair of hiking boots, an […]

  • Tracing St. Patrick

    Tracing St. Patrick: Sacred Sites Around Ireland With celebrations in full swing for St. Patrick’s Day, we’ve put together a list of famous sites across Ireland, which were visited by Ireland’s patron saint. From the Slemish Mountain to the Rock of Cashel, we’ve chosen seven locations, which all boast close links to St. Patrick. Captivity […]

  • Bucket List Walks

    Bucket List Walks

    Bucket List Walks in Ireland We’re truly blessed with the natural landscape in Ireland and the picturesque walks and trails that we all can enjoy each weekend. If you’ve already enjoyed our walking suggestions in Wicklow, Cork and Galway and are looking for a route to take your walking to the next level, take a […]

  • Croagh Patrick

    Everything You Need to Know About Croagh Patrick and Reek Week Every year, on the last Sunday of July, thousands of people climb Croagh Patrick mountain in Murrisk, Co. Mayo. The popular spot is enjoyed by pilgrims, outdoor enthusiasts and tourists from Ireland and all over the world. In recognition of Reek Week and Reek Sunday, […]

  • 360 Degree Summits

    Enjoy interactive panoramic views from some of the summits of our favourite walks in Leinster If you’re planning a hike in the east coast this summer, get a hint of what sights are in store on some of our favourite viewpoints. We’ve also included information on some nearby walking trails and visible landmarks to help […]

  • Wild Atlantic Walks

    Introducing four Wild Atlantic Walks that show off the spectacular Irish coast with helpful tips to ensure you make the most of your days out west. Liscanoor to Doolin: Making the Most of the Cliffs of Moher Difficulty: Moderate to difficult Type: Point to Point Distance: 12 km Duration: 3 hr 30 mins Start Location: […]

  • Walking in Ireland

    Walking Tips

    Walking Tips to Help You Stay on Track From following waymarked trails to understanding access to private land, here is the essential information you need to keep yourself on the right track in the outdoors.   While some walkers prefer a rambling route with clearly marked waypoints and markers, others love nothing more than to […]

  • Lough Tay

    Stunning Views

    6 of Ireland’s Most Stunning Views We might not get the best weather in this country of ours, but there’s no denying the fact that we live on an island with an abundance of natural beauty. Everyone has their favourite Irish viewpoints, and it’s impossible to pick the definitive best, but here we present our […]

  • Kilamanjaro

    Walking Holidays

    4 Walking Holidays for 2017 A selection of walks that are in reach for the international tourist and homegrown walks that you can do to prepare for your journey. When you’ve enjoyed some of the most challenging Irish walks, which come with some of the most unforgettable views, it’s very easy to catch the bug […]

  • Hydration

    Next Level Up

    Prepare to Take Your Walking to The Next Level Now that you’re a dab hand at some of the finest leisurely strolls and hikes that Ireland has to offer, why not consider making some improvements in your lifestyle to have you in top shape for your next adventure. You might be a weekend rambler ready […]

  • Walks for Foodies

    Four Irish Walks for Foodies We take a look at Ireland’s top rated restaurants and the walks that can be enjoyed nearby  to help build up an appetite. Mayo The Restaurant: An Port Mór Hidden down a lane off the busy Bridge Street in Westport, Co. Mayo, An Port Mór is one of the West’s […]