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Carlow Walking Festival 2021

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Carlow Walking Festival 2021

15th October 2021 - 17th October 2021

Friday, October 15th 2021 – Sunday, October 17th 2021

If you’re a serious rambler or just like to stretch your legs and enjoy the view, then the Carlow Autumn Walking Festival is for you!

The magnificent Blackstairs Mountains and the picturesque River Barrow form the perfect backdrop for a range of superb walks to suit all levels. Explore on foot the lush green landscape associated with Ireland’s Ancient East, immerse yourself in thousands of years of history and heritage found in abundance in County Carlow. The Carlow Autumn Walking Festival is a great opportunity for the beginner, experienced or advanced walker to enjoy the challenges of Carlow’s mountain treks or the peace of its woodland walks.

Guidelines for walkers

Choose the walk that best suits your level of fitness:

A Walk – very experienced hillwalkers
B Walk – experienced hillwalkers
C Walk – leisure / regular walkers

Walkers should be satisfied that they are fully capable of undertaking their chosen walk. If in doubt please consult the guides or organisers present. Attendees should consult the list of guidelines prior to arrival.

Carlow Walking Festival Pass

Day 1 – Friday 15th October

Day 2 – Saturday 16th October

Day 3 – Sunday 17th October

The Carlow Autumn Walking Festival has been funded by Carlow County Council under the Festivals and Events Scheme

Fuair an tionscnamh seo fóir-dheontas ó Coiste um Fhorbairt Pobail Aituil Cheatharlach, Clár Forbartha Tuaithe atá maoinithe ag Rialtas na hÉireann faoi Chlár Forbartha Tuaithe Éireann 2014-2020 agus ag Ciste Talamhaíochta na hEorpa d’Fhorbairt Tuaithe: infheistiú na hEorpa i Limistéir Tuaithe.

This project received grant aid from Carlow Local Community Development Committee under the Rural Development Programme Ireland 2014-2020 which is financed by the Irish Government and by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development: Europe investing in Rural Areas.

LCDCLeaderCarlow County CouncilCarlow-County-Development-PartnershipDepartment-of-Rural-and-Community-DevelopmentThe European Agricultural Fund


15th October 2021
17th October 2021


Co. Carlow Ireland