Leitrim Walking Festival / Walking Festival

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DATE: 4th – 6th April 2014
LOCATION: Various
PRICE: €5 – €20

Sat, April 5th
Grade A Walk • Iron Mountain Challenge 1
Registration: 9.00am – 9.45am. Bus Departs: 10.00am sharp.festival_brochure
Walk Overview: Starting from Aghacashel, this walk crosses the summit of Sliabh An Iarainn and finishes at Lough Allen Hotel.
Distance: 16km Height Gain: 500m Walking Time: 5 – 6 hrs

Grade B Walk • Crummy Loop
Registration: 9.00am – 9.45am. Bus Departs: 10.00am sharp.
Walk Overview: The newly approved National Loop starts and finishes at Aghacashel.
Distance: 12km Height Gain: 80m Walking Time: 2.5 – 3 hrs

Grade C Walk • Lough Allen Canal
Registration: 10.30am – 11.15am. Bus Departs: 11.30am sharp.
Walk Overview: This is a family friendly walk from Battlebridge to Drumshanbo along the canal.
Distance: 7km Height Gain: 0m Walking Time: 2 – 2.5 hrs

Sun, April 6th
Grade A Walk • Iron Mountain Challenge 2
Registration: 9.00am – 9.45am. Bus Departs: 10.00am sharp.
Walk Overview: Starting from Stralongford, this walk crosses the top of Bencroy, traverses open mountain to the Playbank before descending to Ballinaglera.
Distance: 16km Height Gain: 460m Walking Time: 5 – 6 hrs

Grade B Walk • Stralongford to Ballinaglera
Registration: 9.00am – 9.45am. Bus Departs: 10.00am sharp.
Walk Overview: This linear walk starts in Stralongford, follows the Bencroy Loop before joining the mountain road and descending to Ballinaglera.
Distance: 12km Height Gain: 270m Walking Time: 3 – 3.5 hrs

Grade C Walk • Tullylackan Loop
Registration: 9.00am – 9.45am. Bus Departs: 10.00am sharp.
Walk Overview: This newly approved National Loop starts and finishes at Stralongford.
Distance: 10km Height Gain: 180m Walking Time: 2.5 – 3 hrs


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Tel: +353 (0)71 964 0588
Email: sliabhaniarainnwalkingfestival@gmail.com
Web: www.sliabhaniarainnwalkingfestival.com
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Meeting Point

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