Join us and hike up mighty Benbulben which towers over the Sligo coastline. This hike is for those who have always wanted to climb up and get those awesome views form the top. You can see the whole Sligo/Leitrim and even Donegal coastline from there. This mountain is former ancient seabed! The hike takes about 4 hours and includes a picnic stop. It is for people who are reasonablly fit. The height of the mountain is 526 metres.
Please book with us now as this is our busy time of year. Price is 30 per person, minimum number is two. Call 087 2405071 for more info and email email@example.com
Payment in advance please, online as confirmation.
SPANISH ARMADA TRAIL
Wednesday 23rd August 2017
Join us during Heritage Week along this stretch of the Wild Atlantic Way if you want to get a blast of fresh sea air, see some ancient fossils, archaeological sites, flora and hear all about the hugely famous story of the ill-fated fleet of the mighty Spanish Armada. In 1588, King Phillip II of Spain had ordered over 130 ships to sail to England with the intention to invade. It all went horribly wrong for them... We'll tell you the miraculous escape story of one of the Captains, Captain Francisco De Cúellar who survived being shipwrecked and we will explain the archaeology that remains beneath the waves at Streedagh Strand, Sligo.
Meet at Armada Monument near the beach no later than 10.30am. If you need directions, call us 087 2405071
Terrain/conditions: rocks, sand, shore, sometimes slippy. Wear hiking boots if you have them and wear/bring a warm jacket and hat. Allow c 1.5-2 hrs for this walk. Tea/coffee and treats served afterwards al fresco. The price is only 5pp euros for Heritage Week. Call us or email to book your place. firstname.lastname@example.org
HERITAGE ON HORSEBACK EXPERIENCE
Sunday 27th August 2017
Thanks for expressing your interest in this experience. This ride is for those who have no experience and is very relaxing. We meet you first at the stables and tell you about the local history and heritage of the area you will be riding in. We point out the mountains nearby and explain their formation. You are then ready to hop up on your horse.
Walking down a country lane onto sand dunes, breathe in the sea air and marvel on coastal wilderness. You will see wildlife in tidal channels, trot along the waters edge by a golden beach.
Tea/coffee and buns will be served afterwards outside the friendly stable yard. You will be supplied with hats and boots. It is vital that you send us your heights and weights at the initial stage of the booking process. This is so that you get the best horse to suit you. Book here and click One hour Guided Ride.