Due to difficulties in obtaining insurance, we cannot accept any bookings at this time.

Family Hike

Spend time with family and friends on this guided hike.

Suitable for those aged 8+ years.

Want to take part in an enjoyable activity for all of the family? This guided family hike is suitable for those aged eight years or older. We’ll walk the lesser known gravel paths and forestry tracks of Sliabh Beagh. This hike takes place on July 23.

  • Length: 10k
  • Time: 2-2.5 hours
  • Format: Looped
  • Difficulty: Easy

What’s the Terrain Like?

The terrain is a mixture of gravel paths and forestry tracks.

What to Wear?

Waterproof hiking boots are essential! We also recommend bringing a waterproof jacket and trousers, and a hat and gloves. It’s better to be prepared for all weather eventualities.

What to Bring?

You should bring a rucksack with sufficient supplies for the duration of the hike – water, snacks, sandwiches, hot drinks, etc. There will be a scheduled picnic stop during the hike. You should also pack additional clothing layers, just in case!

Meeting Point

Registration takes place from 9am at our premises in Knockatallon Village (adjacent to the Sliabh Beagh Hotel). Our Eircode is H18 K407. We’ll then drive a short distance to our starting point. Where possible, car pooling is encouraged. The hike will begin at 10am sharp.

Book on Eventbrite

Tickets for this guided family hike are priced at €15 for adults and €10 for children and students (plus booking fee). They are available to purchase on the morning of the hike.