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Ardara Walking Weekend: 16th – 18th March 2018

Ardara Walking Weekend: 16th – 18th March 2018

St Patrick’s Weekend 2018

Ardara International Walking Festival

Ardara’s renowned Walking Festival with Short, Medium & Strenuous Walks.
Friday 16th to Sunday 18th March 2018.

Saturday 17th March

A. Walk Port to Maghera
One of the best coastal walks in Ireland.
13Km, 620m ascent, 7 hours

B. Walk Port to Glenhead
Another stunning coastal walk
7Km, 350m ascent, 4/5 hours

Sunday 18th March

A. Walk Sliabh Tuaidh
Starting at the beach in Maghera and climbing to Trig point @ 511m
8Km, 550m ascent, 5 hours

B. Walk Granny Glen
Starting at Leac Chonaill going up the mountain path and finish at the head of the Granny Glen
6Km, 300m ascent, 3 hours

 

Meeting for all walks at Ardara Community Centre at 8.30am.
Leaving 9.00 am sharp.

 

Registration:
Friday night 8pm to 10pm in the Heritage Centre.
Saturday Walks must be booked by 10pm Friday night.

Price:
€20 per walk. €30 for two walks. Children free with an adult.

Gear:
Walking boots, rain gear and spare warm clothes. Warm drink and food.

This is a community based event

Info:
Email: ardarahillwalkingguides@gmail.com
Tel: John Damian Gallagher +353 (0)87 6655828

Click here for Accommodation in Ardara

 

 

St Patrick’s Parade on Sunday 18th March at 3.30pm

This year the Parade celebrates 33 years so a special parade is planned with loads of fun and laughter.

Contact Margaret: 087 2023033

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