Walking alongside our experienced and knowledgeable instructors, you will enjoy a full days walking across some of Ireland finest mountain scenery. Taking a comfortable pace through remote rugged countryside you will also have a chance to see a wide range of flaura and fauna.
Is it for you?
Have you ever thought you would like to explore Ireland mountainous countryside but not known how to go about it? Perhaps you would like to take up a new hobby that keeps you fit and learn new skills. If so, this is the introduction course for you!
What we Cover?
This course aims to give you a taste of what Hill Walking and Mountaineering is all about. We will take you away from the beaten track and across some of Irelands most impressive landscape scenery.
The course will generally be operated in Wicklow, Donegal or Connemara. During the course of the day out we will look at the following areas:
•Planning a mountain day
• Guidebooks, maps and grading systems
•Clothing and equipment
•Basic Map Reading
•Choosing a safe route and assessing risk
•The mountain enviroment.
Duration: 1 Day
Cost: €45.00 per person (min 4 attendees)
Location: Various Locations
Ratio: 1-4 instructor ratio