May
16
Sat
Inishbofin Half Marathon & 10K @ Inishbofin Community Centre
May 16 @ 10:00 am

Inishbofin Half Marathon and 10K takes place on May 16th 2015 on the beautiful island of Inishbofin, on Connemara’s stunning Wild Atlantic Way.

Whether you’re a serious runner looking for a new challenge, or a rookie looking to run, jog or walk on quiet roads, the route offers a mix of flat and inclined terrain, meandering through fine scenery, with spectacular views of the beautiful Connemara mountains.

Walk, jog or run past pristine beaches, bogs and mountains, while raising vital funds for Down Syndrome Galway’s speech and language therapy project.

Race fee €55 includes race entry, boat ticket, T-shirt, post race refreshments and evening BBQ and music

Sep
27
Sun
National Park Hike @ Connemara National Park
Sep 27 @ 11:15 am

A moderate four-five hour hike in the Connemara National Park from the village of Letterfrack. Going beyond the Diamond Trail into the Glanmore valley, towards the isolated Pooladirk river and the remains of a beautiful settlement below Bulog. Passing ancient pre-bog Scots Pine tree stumps, before visiting a megalithic (court) tomb and a spectacular wood. Distance is about 10km with about 400m of ascent, including some steep climbing and descents. Terrain includes rough/uneven open hillside (long grass, bog, rock), stone steps, trail, and surfaced minor road. Requires strong boots with good ankle support and outdoor layers (preferably waterproof jacket/trousers, fleece, hat gloves) along with a good level of fitness. Costs €50/person with places currently available. The weather is generally showery with moderate-fresh wind.

Sep
18
Sun
Herb Walk With Dr. Nicolas Kats @ Clifden Church of Ireland
Sep 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Herb Walk With Dr. Nicolas Kats

September 18 @ 10:00 am

Meet at Church of Ireland.

Cost: donation to Church of Ireland

Details

Date:
September 18
Time:
10:00 am
Event Category:

Venue

Church of Ireland
Churchhill
Clifden, Ireland
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Oct
9
Sun
Connemara Green Festival – Farm Walk
Oct 9 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Farm Walk

Sunday 9th October @ 3.30pm

Walk on Cregg Hill to see Connemara Lamb. Eat air dried lamb in situ. Hear about Grouse Conservation.

Aug
11
Fri
Inishbofin Maritime Festival (TBC)
Aug 11 all-day

The inaugural Inishbofin Maritime Festival will take place on the weekend of August 12-14 this year. This weekend will expand on the successes of the recently rejuvenated Inishbofin Currach Regatta, extending the programme to include yachts, púcáns, sailing dinghies and much more! There will also be heritage demonstrations, build-your-own raft races, the finest of fresh island seafood and lots of great music and entertainment.

Full details will be made available soon, as the Festival is currently being worked on. However, be sure not to miss what promises to be an incredible weekend of all that is best about Inishbofin’s seafaring heritage!

Aug
12
Sat
Inishbofin Maritime Festival (TBC)
Aug 12 all-day

The inaugural Inishbofin Maritime Festival will take place on the weekend of August 12-14 this year. This weekend will expand on the successes of the recently rejuvenated Inishbofin Currach Regatta, extending the programme to include yachts, púcáns, sailing dinghies and much more! There will also be heritage demonstrations, build-your-own raft races, the finest of fresh island seafood and lots of great music and entertainment.

Full details will be made available soon, as the Festival is currently being worked on. However, be sure not to miss what promises to be an incredible weekend of all that is best about Inishbofin’s seafaring heritage!

Aug
13
Sun
Inishbofin Maritime Festival (TBC)
Aug 13 all-day

The inaugural Inishbofin Maritime Festival will take place on the weekend of August 12-14 this year. This weekend will expand on the successes of the recently rejuvenated Inishbofin Currach Regatta, extending the programme to include yachts, púcáns, sailing dinghies and much more! There will also be heritage demonstrations, build-your-own raft races, the finest of fresh island seafood and lots of great music and entertainment.

Full details will be made available soon, as the Festival is currently being worked on. However, be sure not to miss what promises to be an incredible weekend of all that is best about Inishbofin’s seafaring heritage!

Aug
14
Mon
Inishbofin Maritime Festival (TBC)
Aug 14 all-day

The inaugural Inishbofin Maritime Festival will take place on the weekend of August 12-14 this year. This weekend will expand on the successes of the recently rejuvenated Inishbofin Currach Regatta, extending the programme to include yachts, púcáns, sailing dinghies and much more! There will also be heritage demonstrations, build-your-own raft races, the finest of fresh island seafood and lots of great music and entertainment.

Full details will be made available soon, as the Festival is currently being worked on. However, be sure not to miss what promises to be an incredible weekend of all that is best about Inishbofin’s seafaring heritage!