All roads lead to and from Skibbereen this September when the first Walking Festival takes place on the 23rd and 24th September with guided walks through quiet country roads (with some off-road sections) for walkers of all abilities.
The meeting point for all walks is Skibbereen Heritage Centre with bus transport provided to and from out of town walks (except WALK 3 at Lough Hyne).
For full details of all WALKS please download the brochure here
WALK 1, and 2 cost just €10 which includes bus transfer and complimentary tea or coffee
WALK 5 to Heir Island costs €15 which includes bus transfer, ferry to the island and tea or coffee
WALK 3, 4, 6 & 7 are free. Including Lough Hyne, Rossbrin, Skibbereen town and Liss Ard.
Please contact the following accommodation providers and mention “Skibbereen Walking Festival” to avail of a discounted rate:
- Annie May’s B&B, Skibbereen – 028 22930
- Russagh Mill Hostel, Skibbereen – 028 22451 (limited availability)
- West Cork Hotel, Skibbereen – 028 21277