Join us this August Bank Holiday Weekend and hike up mighty Benbulben which towers over the Sligo coastline. This hike is for those who have always wanted to climb up and get those awesome views form the top. You can see the whole Sligo/Leitrim and even Donegal coastline from there. This mountain is former ancient seabed! The hike takes about 4 hours and includes a picnic stop. It is for people who are reasonablly fit. The height of the mountain is 526 metres.
Start time: 10.30am at drumcliffe Church and Graveyard and we will go from there..your own transport is required.
Please book with us now as this is our busy time of year!
Price is 30 per person
Minimum number is 4
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Payment required in advance as confirmation.
SPANISH ARMADA TRAIL
Monday 6th August 2018
Join us this August bank holiday Monday on this gorgeous stretch of Sligo's Wild Atlantic Way if you want to get a blast of fresh sea air, see some ancient fossils, archaeological sites and pretty flora. Hear all about the hugely famous story of the ill-fated fleet of the mighty Spanish Armada and how their ships were shipwrecked at Streedagh Strand 100's of years ago.
We'll tell you the miraculous escape story of one of the Captains, Captain Francisco De Cúellar and we will explain the archaeology that remains beneath the waves at Streedagh Strand, Sligo. This area is stunning. There are incredible mountain views, seaweed coated shores and wild flowers to feast your eyes on!
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Parking: On the day, we will meet you at the Spanish Armada Monument. This is close to the beach but please ask us for directions/advice on parking. Streedagh is near Grange Village, north Co. Sligo.
Time to meet: 2.30pm at the Armada Monument near the beach (we'll give you directions)
Duration: 2 hrs. Distance: c 2/3 kms
Terrain/conditions: rocks, sand, shore, sometimes slippy.