Forest Walks to take this Autumn In Sligo

It’s time to dust off the rain jacket, don the waterproof trousers and dig out the hiking boots. The weather has taken a turn and Autumn is upon us. Still, this time of year can provide us with some of the most spectacular views of our landscape and there is no reason not to head […]



Ben Bulben Night Time Walk This Weekend

With the wonderful weather we’ve been having, this weekend’s night time walk on Ben Bulben should be even more spectacular than usual. Now in its 7th  year, the walk is led by the Sligo Leitrim Mountain Rescue Team (SLMRT) and is the group’s main fundraiser for the year. The event will most likely sell out […]


Let’s Get Sligo Walking!

“Let’s not only get Sligo walking, let’s get the world walking in Sligo,” were the final words spoken at the launch of the new Sligo Walks website and video at Sligo Airport, Strandhill on Friday last. Those words were spoken by Deirdre Lavin of the Sligo Sport & Recreation Partnership, who were among the many […]


SligoWalks.ie New Promotional Video

A new promotional video highlighting some of the most iconic of Sligo’s spectacular walking trails has been produced and is now doing the rounds on social media. The video features six of the most scenic walks anywhere in Ireland, all of which are located just minutes from Sligo Town, and which are very accessible to […]


Annie West Illustrates Sligo Walks

Renowned Sligo-based illustrator Annie West has been busy designing some promotional artwork for Sligo Walks, and we think you’ll agree, these images look wonderful. Featuring the artist’s take on some of the most iconic walks in Sligo, the images feature the highest waterfall in Ireland – Sruth in Aghaidh an Aird, the Killaspugbrone coastal walk […]


SligoWalks.ie Website Launched

SligoWalks.ie, a website which outlines over 60 different marked walking routes in Sligo, was officially launched this week. The walks, which feature some of the most scenic routes in the country range from coastal routes to upland and hill walks, including the newly redeveloped Sligo Way, which covers a 10km route from Slish Wood to […]