Date(s) - 07/10/2018
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Safari Trail on River Barrow
Clashganny to Graiguenamanagh guided canoe trail.
Celebrate Carlow Autumn Walking Festival 2018 with a guided canoe trail down the beautiful Barrow Way. Experience the river from a totally different perspective
A Sunday well spent brings a week of content – get family or friends together and explore the ancient route along the River Barrow that’s bursting with wildlife and natural scenery that will take your breath away! Make memories that will last a life time for all the right reasons.
The trail starts in Clashganny – an enchanting deep valley hidden in the wooded hills then enters the peaceful Ballykeenan canal cutting and re-enters the river for the dramatic final 3k approach to Graignamanagh.
You will be amazed how this easy, lazy, relaxed solitute can rejuvinate MIND, BODY and SOUL.
This is 100% MINDFULNESS in Nature.
On arrival in Graignamanagh you can explore this gentle, historic and interesting river hamlet. Quaint coffee shops with tasty home baking. A 1000 yr old restored church, wollen mills, cut glass, quiet streets with every colour of flower hanging from the windowsills, arts and crafts and a picturesque river setting lined with boats and barges in front of the famous bridge that was blown up and restored over 100yrs ago.
This trail is designed with complete beginners in mind and are led by qualified instructors who have years of adventure experience to call on.
Along the way experience the river from a completely different perspective. There is usually plenty of wildlife including otters & kingfishers. Learn all about the 220 year old navigation that was used to transport Ireland’s favourite tipple Guinness around the South-East.
Special family ticket available – 2 adults and 2 child (16 years and under) for just €99
Bookings are closed for this event.