Tag: Devil’s Mother

Discover one of Ireland’s hidden gems with the Joyce Country Challenge

The Joyce Country Challenge gives you an opportunity walk one of Ireland's hidden gems. The challenge takes place on Saturday 20th July 2013. Taking the plateau of 'Maumtrasna' and the 'Devils Mother' this circuit of Lough Nafooey is an area of natural beauty often overlooked by Ireland's walkers. With outstanding views of the Turks, Mweelrea, Killary harbour, the Sheefrys and the Western Lakes. There will be 4 routes on the day Challenge (A walk) The Challenge is for the experienced, Read more [...]

Leenane Mountain Walking Festival 2013

This May will be the 5th year of the Leenane Mountain Walking Festival which has become a major event on the events calender for Connemara and the area. This year’s event will take place on from the 3rd – 5th May – May bank Holiday. This great festival has been designed to suit all levels of walkers from casual low level walks to the more experienced! Each day there is a choice of at least 3 walks from Strenuous to low level and we have also added a guided cycle on both the Saturday & Read more [...]