It’s a couple of weeks into January and the excitement of Christmas might seem like a distant memory. But fear not! There is a different type of excitement in the air with the imminent arrival of Spring. One of the first signs is the peeping through of little green snowdrop shoots – and we...
  Since it first aired in 2008, Operation Transformation has been encouraging Ireland to get fit and healthy every January. This Saturday 12th the country will take to the roads for Operation Transformation National Walks Day. Each local sports partnership has gotten involved to ensure that everyone will have a chance to participate.   Remember...
In the majestic Connemara National Park on the Wild Atlantic Way, a weekend celebrating Mother Nature will take place from 12th to 14th October. The Connemara Green Festival will be held in the beautiful village of Letterfrack. This festival of conservation and ecology has something for everyone with a jam-packed programme of events.   The...
    The bright colours of the trees, leaves crunching underfoot and that unmistakable earthy smell, Autumn is in the air and it’s the perfect time to explore our countryside on foot.  There are four fantastic walking festivals happening this September and October. We can’t think of a better way to spend a weekend.  ...
Hurrah.. Another Bank Holiday weekend is on the horizon! Which means another opportunity to pull out the hiking boots and explore some of our beautiful countryside. This June Bank Holiday Weekend there are four fabulous walking festivals  which we have featured below.There are lots more walking events happening around the country so be sure to...