Macs Adventure, Walk of the Week, Walking

Walk of the Week: The Wicklow Way

11 Jun , 2015  

As far as Irish adventures go, the Wicklow Way is one of Ireland’s most accessible waymarked walking routes, leading from the bustle of Dublin through a multitude of mountain and valley landscapes. In a Nutshell Distance: 127km Grading: Moderate Ireland’s oldest way-marked trail, pioneered by famous hill walker, J.B. Malone. Where is it? The route […]

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Macs Adventure, Walking

Croagh Patrick: Wear boots or be prepared to fall over.

6 Feb , 2015  

This conical/pyramid shaped Holy mountain stands out distinctly for miles around within the surrounding landscapes. At half the height of Ben Nevis, it can be climbed easily in half a day. Though the hardiest pilgrims go bare foot everybody wore footwear of all types, from boots to flip flops, on the June day we climbed […]