Fowleys Falls – A Leitrim Gem

When you mention Leitrim and waterfalls everyone immediately thinks of Glencar and yes it is beautiful but it's very rare to go there and be on your own. If you are looking for a beautiful forest walk with a cascading waterfall, Fowley's Falls is the place for you. To get there if you are coming... Continue Reading →

Lost in Leitrim

I'm still working on my 'Wild Atlantic Wayfarer' project. Today took me to Leitrim, I don't have any activities planned there yet so I made use of my feet and went for a walk. I've wanted to check out Fowley's Falls, Rossinver for a long time so I finally got there. It wasn't that easy... Continue Reading →

Back to Exploring

It's been a while since I've been out and about exploring. Today I got a chance to go wandering. Be warned this is a long post.  The photo above is a Celtic Trinity Knot tree design: planted mid ’80s by the McCabe Family. They planted that whole hill (known as ‘Tormór’) in the mid-eighties, and... Continue Reading →

Canon 1100D

The lovely people at Canon-Ireland have lent me a Canon 1100D.  I got to have a play with it between the showers today.  The photo above is Glencar waterfall, I must remember to bring a tripod in future though. The camera seems to be really good in poor light, because it was fairly dark at... Continue Reading →

Going around Glencar

I had a couple of hours spare today now that I'm no longer in the volunteer centre. I've really missed exploring so it's great to get back to it again. Glencar is a really lovely place with beautiful scenery. We had some snow this morning and it settled on the higher ground. After a little... Continue Reading →

Sligo Saturday

Yesterday in between getting tyres for Gilbert (the car) and dropping Jono to the train station I went to the Sligo Farmer's Market. It was a beautiful sunny day and actually quite warm in the sunshine. I got some lovely herbs and spices from Trimilawn Farm Herbs. They also sell a great range of herbal... Continue Reading →

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