Friday 12th – Sunday 14th November, 2021
If you’re a serious rambler or just like to stretch your legs and enjoy the view, then the Carlow Winter 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 Winter 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:
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.
Day 1 – Friday 12th November
Day 2 – Saturday 13th November
Day 3 – Sunday 14th November
The Carlow Winter 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.