Take a walk on the wild side

Our qualified mountain guides will lead you across some of the region’s most impressive routes–including the Twelve Bens, the Maam Turks and Mweelrea mountains. These are some of Ireland’s most dominant topographical features and offer stunning vistas of the Connemara landscape and introduce you to that fresh Galway mountain air and Wild Atlantic magic, from a standpoint that is unrivalled from anywhere else in the county. It is quite special to spend a weekend in Connemara and witness the world around you from the open ocean and then to look down and across the valley from atop one of our local mountains.

Location
Depend on experience and weather
Meeting Point
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Minimum Age
8
Price
Adult €80 - Child €50
Duration
6
Times
10am - 4pm
Equipment You Need
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suitable clothing for the weather on the day
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rain coat (just in case)
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Did you know that the stunning backdrop of mountains, valleys, lakes, and rivers that we call home here in Connemara have been formed from the roots of a great mountain belt, of Himalayan magnitude, that formed during the closure of the lapetus Ocean (which was formed when a continent known as Rodinia broke apart and formed a sedimentary basin later known as Lapetus Ocean.

Over time, Connemara’s mountains have been worn down to the 700m peaks we explore today and they are some of the best hikes in Ireland, with people from all over the world travelling to enjoy the sights and rewards of climbing these rugged peaks

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What Will I Be Doing?

Enjoy the stunning natural beauty of the Connemara mountains and either let the guide lead you leaving you to take in the surroundings or demystify the art of navigation by learning how to use a map and compass The Twelve Bens, The Maam Turks and The Mweelrea mountains in Connemara, Co Galway are all dominant topographical features in Ireland with some of the most stunning views in the country and ‘a must do’ when visiting the area.

What Do I Need To Bring?

You will need the following items:

Hiking boots/trail shoes

Lunch and plenty of water

30/40L Backpack

Suitable clothing for the weather on the day

For more information contact us via email at: realadventures.ie@gmail.com

What Time Are The Sessions?

Hill walking days begin at 10am and finish at 4pm.

How Much Does It Cost?

€80 for an adult and €50 for a child.

How Do I Get There?

We will decide the best route for your group depending on experience, weather and desires. Contact us now for details of exact location.

What Age Do I Need To Be?

12 years and over

covid-19

We are following all the necessary guidelines as laid out by the government to prevent any further spread of Covid-19

 

Cancellation Policy

If you cancel 5 days before your activity we can offer you a full refund or reschedule your booking. If you cancel 2 – 5 days in advance we can offer you 50% refund or book you onto another activity as availability allows. If you cancel less than 48 hours in advance we cannot guarantee that we can reschedule the activity for you and we will not refund your money. A no show, late arrival or request to reschedule within 48 hours is the same as cancelling less than 48 hours in advance and the same rules apply. 

If you turn up to the activity and have a child under the age of 8 years old in your group, the instructor may turn you away and you will not be given a refund.  

If we cancel due to unsafe weather conditions, we will offer you an alternative or full refund. 

 

What others have said

Will definitely be back
Stevie and Dave were very kind to my 11 year old boy. Great encouragement and he loved it. Will definitely be back.
Paul M - September 2021
Excellent teachers
Great service. Very helpful from the first contact to the last. Easy booking system by phone or online. Good teaching/mentoring from instructors. Spectacular and safe location. Value for money.
Relax698970 - August 2021