Tinahely, in Co. Wicklow, is hosting a walking festival on the weekend of 17th and 18th April to launch three new looped walks, approved by Failte Ireland.
A couple of weeks ago, we went to check them out. Of the three options (from shorter to longer), we chose the middle one since we were only armed with a banana each and not that much time. It took us 3 hours in total - walking from the centre of the village up to the starting point, around the loop and back.
On the village's website http://www.tinahely.ie/, you can download the brochure for the festival activities and information about the new walks.
Here's a video to show you the views and the creatures we encountered. Next time, we'll try the long one and take a big fat picnic.
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