A Kayaking Adventure

This weekend was the Taste of Adventure weekend organised by Adventure Sligo. It was the chance to try one of the many adventures we have here in Sligo from horse-riding to hiking, surfing to sailing and everything in between. I chose to go out on a kayak trip of Lough Gill with Sligo Kayak Tours. […]

A Dawn Paddle in South Sligo

Today I was up and about with the dawn chorus at 4am. I love exploring and when I heard that Wild Wet Adventures were doing a dawn kayak at Temple House Lake in South Sligo I booked my place. The rain was gently falling when I arrived but this is Ireland so you expect rain […]

Meandering along the Moy

Yesterday I headed to Ballina, Co. Mayo to go kayaking with David from Paddle and Pedal. To be honest I was a bit apprehensive as the first time I went kayaking I was rubbish – also as you know if you are a regular reader I’m not very coordinated at all. So I did warn […]

Summer Solstice Sligo Style

I got an invitation from John at Wild Wet Adventures to join them for a dawn summer solstice paddle on Lough Talt, Co. Sligo. We were to meet at 4am and I didn’t know whether I was brave or daft but I decided to say yes (and this is from someone who needs at least […]