Tag: Glen of Aherlow

The Story Behind The Photo: The Final Ascent of Galtymore

This entry is part 11 of 19 in the series The Story Behind The Photo
There is something very captivating about a photo of mist on the mountains. Add in a group of hill walkers disappearing into the mist and you have some great elements from which to compose a stunning mountain photograph. The latest photo in our series ‘The Story Behind The Photo’ fits certainly ticks all of these boxes. The shot comes courtesy of Paul Dunne of Irish Dew Photography.The photo was taken during the Glen of Aherlow Winter Walking Festival on the final approach to the summit of Read more [...]

Glen of Aherlow Winter Walking Festival 2013

The Glen of Aherlow Winter Walking Festival is a 2 day event featuring 9 guided walks by the Galtee Walking Club on the Galtees and Slievenamuck Hills. The festival takes place on 2nd and 3rd February. The festival base is at the Aherlow House Hotel for registration. The opening night on Friday allows you to view routes, meet the guides and get in the spirit with your fellow walkers as well as enjoying music in the bar. All walks are led by experienced members of the Galtee Walking Club, Read more [...]