Blackstairs Eco Trails
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Discover the secret life of the Blackstairs Mountains and know more about birds, flora, fungi, mammals and butterflies of the Blackstairs mountains and the River Barrow.
Discover the secret life of the Blackstairs Mountains and know more about nature,a fully guided walk to suit all ages, through the lovely lanes, lowlands, bogs and streams of the Blackstairs mountain area and the River Barrow, Co. Carlow, Ireland. Walk with Mary and Robert to enjoy a unique rural experience.
Blackstairs Eco Trail 2 hour tour:
A two hour amble through the lovely lanes, lowlands, bogs and streams of the Blackstairs and the River Barrow, Co. Carlow, Ireland, with expert guides
Depending on the weather, the tours will be in the foothills of the Blackstairs – low hills or no hills.
Meet at the Old Rectory Killedmond, Borris with tea/coffee and home-made biscuits and scones at 12 noon. Here we’ll have an introductory chat about the day’s adventures and then off to the Blackstairs or the Barrow…. a short drive from the Old Rectory.
After the tour we’ll return to Killedmond where we will name all we have found on the walk.
A good old-fashioned Rectory Tea will be included in the price at the end of the walk. Most food is organically produced at Killedmond.
Walks will start at 12.30 and will last for approximately 2 hours, followed by Tea at Killedmond.Every Monday , Wednesday and Saturday. 12am -4pm.
€35 per person
€25 Per person for groups of 10 or more
Further concessions for Larger Groups, Schools ,OAPS or private tours, by arrangement.
Full public liability
GO WILD WITH BLACKSTAIRS ECO TRAILS.
WE LEAVE NO TRACE