Book Launch: Walking Talking

Walking Talking Book Painting

There will be a brilliant book launch on Saturday 25th August by the talented author Gabriele Berthel of 'Walking Talking: On the road in Ireland's wild west'. This publication is a culmination of watercolour painting by Helga Kaffke accompanied by the writings of Gabriele.   Having spent a lot of their lives travelling along and enjoying the wild west coast of Ireland this launch will recount some of the scenery and people they met along the way. The paintings by...

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Heritage Week at Ballycroy

Heritage Week 2018 Poster

Here is our schedule for Heritage Week 2018! Please note that bookings are required for Yoga (click here for booking info.) and additional information for the Ranger-led hike can be sought by ringing 098-49888. Highlights include: Saturday 18th - Paper folding workshop with Shirley (create your own cards), Westport Beekeepers on Sunday, Yoga on Monday and kids creative writing workshop with Gemma McLouglin (author of 'Little Red Head in the Céide Fields') on the 26th. Don't miss: Gabriele Berthel's book...

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Ranger Led Hike – 22nd August

Slieve Carr Hike 2015

On Wednesday August 22nd, Ballycroy National Park are holding a Ranger led hike through a section of the National Park. The walk is open to any one who HAS NOT been on a Ranger led hike before. Due to the duration, and nature, of the hike a high level of fitness and experience in hiking is essential. Below is the information showing our outline for the day. The plan is as follows: – 09:30 Meet at the Musical Bridge, Bellacorrick...

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