Mourne Mountains Trek NI Trek NI

11th January 2022

Denis Rankin Round: Stage 3 & 4

“The Denis Rankin Round, named after Mournes mountain running legend Denis Rankin, is a 24-hour challenge summiting all the peaks above 400m in the Mourne Mountains. The route is approximately 90km long with 39 peaks and a total elevation of 6,200m.”

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5th January 2022

Ballycastle Forest: A convenient woodland walk

“The route is circular, but with one long extension where you walk out along the track and come back again to continue the circle. Three hours will see you through, including time for a break and a cuppa.”

Causeway Coast Trek NI Trek NI

23rd November 2021

Ballypatrick Forest: Accessible and Underused

“Ballypatrick forest is a great location for a walk. If you just have time for a quick hour’s worth of fresh forest air, or you would like a four-hour walk in the woods, this is the place.”

Mourne Mountains Trek NI Trek NI

11th November 2021

Aughrim Hill and Knockchree

“Aughrim Hill (251m) and Knockchree, also known as Knockcree (306m), fall into the small category in any discussion of hillwalking. However, both have their charms not least of which are the fabulous views that surround them.”

Mourne Mountains Trek NI Trek NI

19th October 2021

Slievemeen, Slievemartin and Crenville: A Southern Mournes Trio

“This is a circular walk starting at sea level, visiting three medium-sized hills in the southern end of the Mourne Mountain range, Slievemeen (472m), Slievemartin (485m) and Crenville (461m) before returning to the start point on forest tracks.”

Belfast Trek NI Trek NI

12th October 2021

Sloe Picking at the Giant’s Ring, Ballynahatty

“This year, my wife, in-laws, three excitable young nieces and I set hunted for sloes through the falling leaves and fading light of the Giant’s Ring at Ballynahatty.”

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