The Comeragh Bogtrot 

Challenge walk over a terrain ranging from mountain to heath to forest to track. There are three route types to choose from; Two are self-guided of 32km and 17km in length. While there will be a 17km guided walk. A brochure for the walk can be downloaded from the website and registration can be done on line. Contact Michael on 087-7539276 or


Foraging in the Nire Valley 

There are so many wild foods growing all around us with a variety of flavours and textures and May is one of the best months to find some really interesting wild foods. Nire Valley, Saturday the 16th May 2015 is the place to be for a great foraging day. Places are limited so book now on 087-7539276.


Comeragh Cycle Challenge –

To take part or to learn more about this 100km cycle around the Comeragh Mountains contact Martin on 086-2571203 or go to Ballymac Cycle on facebook or


Nire Valley Autumn Walking Festival Weekend 

Fantastic walking, great talking, excellent local guides. Walks to suit every ones ability.

A Walks – 26km (excellent fitness only)

B Walks – Regular walkers (very good fitness level)

C Walks – Good themed or historic walk (a fair level of fitness)

Family Walks – Enjoying the nature of Nire Valley (a great introduction to the outdoors for families).

Rates for A, B & C walks €15 per day, €25 for two days. Light refreshments will be offered after the walks. There will be a small charge for family walks. Detailed information on or ring Michael on 087-7539276 or Mary on 052-6136134.