Bank Holiday Weekend in Photos

We asked you to send in photos taken whilst out walking this Bank Holiday Weekend. Here are a selection of some of the best shots we received. You can click on any of the images to view a larger version.

First up are a couple of shots that came in from Conor Tohill (@preekor on twitter). These beautiful shot show Tollymore Forest Park in County down looking absolutely glorious in the summer sun.

Tollymore Forest Park


Next up is a shot from Alangb on Twitter which was taken on Knocknagun on the Dublin/Wicklow border. The shot shows the very interesting granite rock formations on the mountain.


Sean Mac Gabhann sent us in a Pop Quiz. Can you name the peaks in this brilliant panoramic photo?


Pablo submitted a great shot taken on a beautiful walk he had on Kanturk in the Wicklow Mountains


ISLEmagazine, @ISLEmagazine on Twitter, sent in shot taken on a walk to Millenium Cross outside Nenagh. The photo shows the great view overlooking Lough Derg.

Millenium Cross, Lough Derg

Katie Kerin, ‏@KerinKatie on Twitter, enjoyed a great day on the Hills of West Kerry and provided us with this evidence of a fantastic day’s walking.


The last few photos come from Aga Kreglewska and feature a walk of Glenmalure. You can see a write-up on the walk at

The first shot features a view of Kelly’s Lough.

View of Kelly's Lough

Next is a superb panoramic shot of Carrawaystick.

Carrawaystick Panoramic

Next is a shot of the site near Carrawaystick where John Lonergan (31) and Frank Maher (45) from Kilkenny were killed when their Cessna 172 crashed in 1992.


Last is a superbly dramatic shot titled ‘On The Edge’.