The County Tops – Number 1: Slieve Foye, County Louth

For anyone looking for an excuse to visit a selection of the hills and mountains of Ireland, walking the County Tops might just be what you are looking for. The first in the series takes us off the beaten track to Slieve Foye in County Louth. Read more [...]

Full moon walk on Friday 30th October

As part of the South Dublin Hallofest '09, Hilltoptreks are running a special Full Moon Walk which will take place on Friday 30th October. Read more [...]

Join Our Flickr Group

To celebrate the beauty and variety of the Irish Mountains, Walking and Hiking in Ireland have setup a group on Flickr for all the photographers out there to share their images. You can see the group at Read more [...]

Book Review: The Ridges of England Wales and Ireland

The lastest offering from Cicerone is a book for lovers of a good ridge walk. Author Don Baily writes in a very accessible way and has carried out detailed research to offer a number of stunning ridges aimed at readers of all levels. Read more [...]

Antrim Hills Way Challenge Walk

Tom Alexander is organizing a guided autumn challenge walk , 22 miles along the Antrim Hills Way on Sunday the 25th October 2009. Read more [...]

Walking Ireland’s Iconic Mountains – Number 1: Errigal

In the first article exploring the Iconic Mountains of Ireland, Paul O' Connor takes a walk up Errigal in Donegal and has a thoroughly good time despite the conditions. Read more [...]