Friday 7th October @ 4pm
Effective control of invasive species – Rhododendron. Presented by TBC.
Meet at AV centre – Connemara National Park.
Friday 7th October @ 6pm
LAUNCH OF ECOLOGY WALK
Celebratory small taste of the forest.
Meet outside Country Shop, Letterfrack
Saturday 8th October @ 11am
Ecology Walk from Connemara National Park to the sea by ecologist Marie Louise Heffernan.
Meet at cafe entrance – Connemara National Park
Saturday 8th October @ 11.30am
Mweelin Mountain Hike with walking guide Paul Phelan. A difficult 4-6 hour mountain climb of three nearby peaks in the wild 12 Bens; Benbaun (Mweelin), Benbrack and Knockbrack.
BOOKING REQUIRED: €70 Details & Bookings Here
Saturday 8th October @ 12 noon
Pond Dipping in Connemara National Park.
Meet at pond next to the visitor centre entrance
Saturday 8th October @ 2-4pm
Leave no Trace Workshop for Kids
Meet at lecture room – Connemara National Park
Saturday 8th October @ 12.30pm, 2.30pm & 4pm
Trip on glass bottom boat.
Meet at Dooneen pier, opposite Avoca, Letterfrack Bay.
Saturday 8th October @ 4pm & 5.30pm
Kayaking in Letterfrack Bay with Real Adventures.
Meet at Avoca car park, Dooneen pier
Special price for the festival: €25 Book Here
Saturday 8th October @ 4.15pm
Achieving Conservation & Sustainability on Lough Corrib.
Presented by John Gibbons – Lough Corrib Angling Federation.
Meet at AV centre – Connemara National Park
Saturday 8th October – All Day
‘Big Day Out in Connemara’
Cycle Hire outside Old Monastery Hostel with maps supplied.