february, 2022

26feb10:00 amHidden Cuilcagh Hike


Event Details

Saturday 26 February: 10.00 am – 1.00 pm

Gortalughany Viewpoint  


Suitability: Children must be aged 15+ and U18s must be accompanied by an adult. Medium fitness level required.

Booking essential via Geopark Guide, Helen Carleton via hcarleton86@gmail.com

Join Geopark Guide, Helen Carleton, to explore some of the best kept secrets of Cuilcagh mountain such as the stunning Dry Valley. Hear about the true source of the mighty River Shannon and learn about the importance of the expansive blanket bog cloaking this huge swath of the Geopark and what is being done to protect it for future generations. (Note: we will neither be hiking to the summit nor walking the boardwalk)

Please ensure you wear sturdy footwear and warm waterproof clothing.

If you notice you or anyone in your group experiencing any potential Covid-19 symptoms as per the Public Health Agency Guidelines, then please do not attend.

Photo Credit: Dmitrijs Germanovs

For more information visit: https://cuilcaghlakelands.org/event/hidden-cuilcagh-hike/


(Saturday) 10:00 am


Cuilcagh Lakelands Geopark

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