Hiking in Ireland

Title: Hiking in Ireland

Author: Helen Fairbairn & Gareth McCormack

Publisher: Lonely Planet Publications

ISBN:  9781741044683

First published: 1999

Latest revision: 2010

Summary:  
Walking guidebook detailing eighty-five quality routes (including multi-day walks) of various grades throughout the whole of Ireland.

On the back cover:  Everything you need to know to get prepared. Listings for sleeping, eating and facilities along the way. Advice on equipment, health and safety. Lonely Planet Knows Ireland. Gentle mountains, rugged ridges, wild moorlands, warm hospitality and the infamous Irish weather - taking to the trail in Ireland is never dull. With routes across the most spectacular landscapes of the Republic and Northern Ireland and highlights of the Waymarked Ways, this guide has hikes for every ability level. Our resident Irish authors share the best of their walking experience, including the rolling Wicklow Mountains, the spiky summits of Connemara, the sandy beaches of the Dingle Peninsula and the dramatic coastal cliffs of the northwest.

Content & credits:  340 pages. Words [by Helen Fairbairn & Gareth McCormack]. No photographs. Very basic, digitally-produced, part-colour route location and detail maps [by others (uncredited)].

Route location map (walk start points):


Other walking guidebooks for this area:

The area covered by this book is also dealt with by the following list of recommended titles.

  Ireland's County High Points - A Walking Guide

  Connemara & Mayo - A Walking Guide

  Carrauntoohil & MacGillycuddy's Reeks - A Walking Guide

  Scenic Walks in Killarney - A Walking Guide

  Scenic Walks in West Cork - A Walking Guide

  The Burren & The Aran Islands - A Walking Guide

  Tipperary & Waterford - A Walking Guide

  Northern Ireland - A Walking Guide

  Walking in Ireland

  Best Irish Walks

  Kerry Walks

  West Cork Walks

  West of Ireland Walks

  The Mournes Walks

  The Mountains of Ireland

  Irish Coastal Walks

  The Irish Coast to Coast Walk


Counties covered by this book:

This guidebook contains walking routes in the following counties.

  County Antrim

  County Carlow

  County Cavan

  County Clare

  County Cork

  County Derry

  County Donegal

  County Down

  County Dublin

  County Fermanagh

  County Galway

  County Kerry

  County Kilkenny

  County Limerick

  County Mayo

  County Sligo

  County Tipperary

  County Tyrone

  County Waterford

  County Wexford

  County Wicklow