Newry.ie

Guided Walk & Big Spring Clean of Slieve Gullion
Saturday, 21 April 2018 11:00  
 
 
  Hits : 261
 
 
 

Spring is in the air and it’s time again for the The Big Spring Clean.

Join the Ring of Gullion Landscape Partnership for a free guided walk to the summit of Slieve Gullion mountain.  As we hike to the mythical lake on the top of the mountain from the upper car park on the forest drive, there will be plenty of stops as your guide enthrals you with tales of how the mountain formed and the adventures of Finn MacCool and the Calliagh Berra, not to mention the other varied stories and characters from the Ring of Gullion.

All we ask in return for an entertaining guided walk and look inside the famous cairn on top of Slieve Gullion is a bit of help with the Big Spring Clean of Slieve Gullion as we walk back down the mountain; improving it for local wildlife and fellow walkers alike.  With any luck there won’t be much litter to be found so it’s a fantastic opportunity to enjoy a lovely guided walk on the mountain. Meet at the upper car park and be ready to start walking at 11am.

The Big Spring Clean is an excellent opportunity to work together to provide a cleaner and safer environment for us all, improving the quality of life for communities our local communities, visitors to the area and local wildlife.

In Spring 2017, 111,000 volunteers got involved in clean up events across Northern Ireland, removing an amazing 141 tonnes of litter (that’s equivalent to 77 family cars!).

Registration essential at www.ringofgullion.org

Location Slieve Gullion Forest Park
89 Drumintee Road
Meigh
Co Armagh
BT35 8SW
028 3086 1949
http://www.ringofgullion.org
 
 

WHAT'S ON IN NEWRY

20Apr
09:00AM - ]
Newry Musical Feis - Music
Newry Town Hall
21Apr
09:00AM - ]
Newry Musical Feis - Music
Newry Town Hall
21Apr
irish.jpg10:00AM - 03:00PM]
Free Irish Language Intensive Course
Gaeláras Mhic Ardghail
21Apr
11:00AM - 03:00PM]
Guided Walk & Big Spring Clean of Slieve Gullion
Slieve Gullion Forest Park
21Apr
peaky-blinders-1-640x360.jpg08:30PM - ]
Newry City AFC Peaky Blinders night
Narrow Water Castle
22Apr
09:00AM - ]
Newry Musical Feis - Music
Newry Town Hall
26Apr
08:00PM - 11:00PM]
Philip Martin & David Quigley (Piano)
Warrenpoint Town Hall
26Apr
10:00PM - ]
Railway Bar Trad Session
Railway Bar
20Apr
09:00AM - ]
Newry Musical Feis - Music
Newry Town Hall
21Apr
09:00AM - ]
Newry Musical Feis - Music
Newry Town Hall
21Apr
irish.jpg10:00AM - 03:00PM]
Free Irish Language Intensive Course
Gaeláras Mhic Ardghail
21Apr
11:00AM - 03:00PM]
Guided Walk & Big Spring Clean of Slieve Gullion
Slieve Gullion Forest Park
21Apr
peaky-blinders-1-640x360.jpg08:30PM - ]
Newry City AFC Peaky Blinders night
Narrow Water Castle
22Apr
09:00AM - ]
Newry Musical Feis - Music
Newry Town Hall
26Apr
08:00PM - 11:00PM]
Philip Martin & David Quigley (Piano)
Warrenpoint Town Hall
26Apr
10:00PM - ]
Railway Bar Trad Session
Railway Bar
28Apr
11:00AM - 03:00PM]
Stephen Fitzpatrick Auction
Stephen Fitzpatrick Auctioneers
28Apr
ons.jpg08:00PM - ]
50th Anniversary Dinner - Old Newry Society
Canal Court Hotel
01May
10:30AM - 04:30PM]
Footsteps of the Celts Coach Tour
Crossmaglen Community Centre
03May
artist-palette-1172306-639x622.jpg12:00AM - 01:00AM]
Newry Art Society Spring Exhibition
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
03May
10:00PM - ]
Railway Bar Trad Session
Railway Bar
04May
artist-palette-1172306-639x622.jpg12:00AM - 01:00AM]
Newry Art Society Spring Exhibition
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
05May
artist-palette-1172306-639x622.jpg12:00AM - 01:00AM]
Newry Art Society Spring Exhibition
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
05May
09:00AM - ]
Newry Musical Feis - Irish Dance Confined
Newry Town Hall
06May
artist-palette-1172306-639x622.jpg12:00AM - 01:00AM]
Newry Art Society Spring Exhibition
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
06May
09:00AM - ]
Newry Musical Feis - Irish Dance Confined
Newry Town Hall
07May
artist-palette-1172306-639x622.jpg12:00AM - 01:00AM]
Newry Art Society Spring Exhibition
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
07May
09:00AM - ]
Newry Musical Feis - Irish Dance Confined
Newry Town Hall
08May
artist-palette-1172306-639x622.jpg12:00AM - 01:00AM]
Newry Art Society Spring Exhibition
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
09May
artist-palette-1172306-639x622.jpg12:00AM - 01:00AM]
Newry Art Society Spring Exhibition
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
10May
artist-palette-1172306-639x622.jpg12:00AM - 01:00AM]
Newry Art Society Spring Exhibition
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
10May
10:00PM - ]
Railway Bar Trad Session
Railway Bar
11May
artist-palette-1172306-639x622.jpg12:00AM - 01:00AM]
Newry Art Society Spring Exhibition
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
11May
_20180322_040603.jpg10:00PM - ]
Cliona Hagan & Band
Killeavy GAC
12May
artist-palette-1172306-639x622.jpg12:00AM - 01:00AM]
Newry Art Society Spring Exhibition
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
12May
DEM-lovefoodhatewaste01_Aperture_preview.jpg10:00AM - 04:00PM]
Food Fair - Jerrettspass Community Association
Jerrettspass Village Hall
13May
artist-palette-1172306-639x622.jpg12:00AM - 01:00AM]
Newry Art Society Spring Exhibition
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
14May
artist-palette-1172306-639x622.jpg12:00AM - 01:00AM]
Newry Art Society Spring Exhibition
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
15May
artist-palette-1172306-639x622.jpg12:00AM - 01:00AM]
Newry Art Society Spring Exhibition
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
16May
artist-palette-1172306-639x622.jpg12:00AM - 01:00AM]
Newry Art Society Spring Exhibition
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
17May
artist-palette-1172306-639x622.jpg12:00AM - 01:00AM]
Newry Art Society Spring Exhibition
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
17May
10:00PM - ]
Railway Bar Trad Session
Railway Bar
18May
artist-palette-1172306-639x622.jpg12:00AM - 01:00AM]
Newry Art Society Spring Exhibition
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
19May
artist-palette-1172306-639x622.jpg12:00AM - 01:00AM]
Newry Art Society Spring Exhibition
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre
19May
08:00PM - 11:00PM]
David Meade - Wizard of Odds
Newry Town Hall
20May
artist-palette-1172306-639x622.jpg12:00AM - 01:00AM]
Newry Art Society Spring Exhibition
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre

DONATE

Please consider supporting Newry.ie

Amount: