climbing croagh patrick

Climbing the Holy Mountain of Croagh Patrick

Climbing Croagh Patrick I’m not going to lie, the morning we woke to tackle the Holy Mountain of Croagh Patrick the sky was not looking good. To be fair to the lads, it didn’t deter their spirits and we all … Read More

Croaghaun Mountain achill island

Hike Croaghaun Mountain and experience the highest sea cliffs in Ireland

Hiking Croaghaun Mountain If looking for a challenging climb and don’t mind the risks of becoming food for the sea-gulls, then climbing Croaghaun mountain is a must. Located on Achill Island and at towering in at 688 metres high, this … Read More

ballycroy national park at night

Hiking Ballycroy National Park

Ballycroy National Park Ballycroy National Park located 45 minutes from The Middle Way Hostelis one of the largest peatlands in Europe and the third-largest of Ireland’s six national parks.  There are many different trails and loops to explore, hike and … Read More

Climbing Mweelrea Mountain​

Climbing Mweelrea Mountain

The Tallest Mountain in Connaught Who doesn’t love a good mountain climb?    It’s fun, offers an adrenaline rush, pushes you physically and requires a calm focus which helps empty the mind of our daily stresses.    Climbers will travel … Read More