If you love to be in the great outdoors, then Ireland is the place to be! With so many beautiful places to walk and enjoy the Emerald Isle, you are truly spoilt for choice when it comes to beautiful walks. Head to Dublin based hiking socks Ireland for your outdoor supplies basecamp.ie/outdoor-footwear-dublin/hiking-socks.html and set off to explore some of these glorious walking locations…
Errigal mountain is the highest of the peaks in the Derryveagh mountains and also within County Donegal. Standing tall above all the surrounding landscape, this exhilarating walk will reward you with spectacular views from the peak of the mountain. Situated on the Wild Atlantic way you will get a true sense of wilderness and adventure on this stunning walk.
One of Ireland’s most famous walks is Croagh Patrick – this is a towering mountain that many pilgrims and hikers enjoy. It has been a sacred site for thousands of years, and the pagans gathered here to celebrate the start of harvest. It is more popular now with people seeking to follow in the footsteps of Saint Patrick who was said to have climbed the mountain and fasted once he reached the top.
Lough Muskry is a much easier trail and is great for novice hikers or those with kids in tow, The beautiful trail around the lake in Tipperary has beautiful views and an abundance of flora and fauna to see. You can also combine the walk around the lake with a wander through Glengarra wood.