guiding or join a group
Bespoke walking breaks
VALLEY - WEST CORK - KERRY and further afield
walks in South West Ireland
hikes, walking breaks and walking holidays in South West Ireland.
Enjoy relaxed and informal treks in the Upper Lee Valley, West
Cork and Kerry with experienced walking tour and mountain guide,
historical geographer Catherine Ketch MA.
Choose from our list or contact
us to arrange a bespoke trip to suit you or your group.
Local knowledge gets you directly to the most breath-taking
scenic landscapes. Walk little known tracks and ancient pilgrim
ways, discover the making of the landscape, flora, fauna, myths,
songs, stories and simply have some fun!
Whether you choose easy or challenging routes
- the emphasis is always on experiencing the landscape at your
own pace and enjoying what's around you.
Themes include the making of the landscape; geology and geomorphology,
archaeology, ecology, history, the celtic spirit of the landscape
Choose from hill and low level walks.
Explore the Lee Valley, Macroom, Ballyvourney, Gougane Barra,
the Múscraí Gaeltacht, The Beara Way, Sheep's
Head Way and St Finbarr's Way in West Cork, the Reeks and Kerry
Way -wherever you want to go in nature - at a relaxed pace.
walking tours: We will listen to you and carefully plan your
hike, walking break or trekking holiday to suit you or your
Group discounts available for Walking Clubs and Walking