Guides and Clubs

Walking Guides

Northwest Adventure Tours is a company specialising in guided biking, hiking and stand up paddle boarding tours.
Contact: William at

Seatrails offer guided heritage walks in coastal locations and on scenic mountain treks. Auriel will help you discover ancient hidden gems of Sligo, hidden away places, incredible fossils, archaeology, wild flowers and birds.
Contact Auriel at

John Ryan operates as an independent local walking guide and is a mine of information about all things Sligo! John can be contacted by emailing him at

Walking Clubs

Listed below are some of the clubs and groups around County Sligo who meet regularly for varying levels of walking activities. If you are involved in a club or group and you’d like to see your details listed here, just get in touch through our Contact Page and we’ll include you. If you’d like to start a walking club or group, get in touch with Sligo Sport and Recreation Partnership, they’d be delighted to help.

Club: Sligo Walking Club
Activity: Weekly, both in Sligo and including trips away.
Contact: Jim Newman

Club: Enniscrone Walking Club
Activity: Weekly
Contact: Mairéad Maguire

Club: North Sligo Walking Club
Activity: Weekly, every Wednesday
Contact: Jackie Warnock

Club: Sligo East City Community Walking Group
Activity: Weekly, every Thursday. Meet at Riverside Hotel Lobby at 10:15 sharp.
Website (Facebook):

Club: Sligo Mountaineering Club
Activity: Regular Sunday outings. Contact the club for details.

Club: Carran Walking Club
Activity: Walks on the first and third Sundays of the month. Check their site for details.

Club: Sligo Camino
Walking Activity: A 36km trek in July
Contact: Damien McGuinn