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Earagail Arts Festival walks 2015 photos,

By |July 26th, 2015|

 Earagail Arts Festival walks 2015.
thanks to all those that came out on the walks,

and to all those who had preformed during these walks,

organised by the Earagail Arts committee.

 

eaf.ie for more info

 

 

 

    Little John Nee
the small man

with a big personality

singing here at Carrickabreagy Castle, and who had        entertained us inside the Castle […]

Walking Donegal at Earagail Arts Festival

By |June 14th, 2015|

Join Walking Donegal for its summer walks at the Earagail Arts Festival

I will be doing three walks for the Earagail Arts Festival this year.

http://www.eaf.ie/event-types/

These walks are:

An Mhuc Dubh  Saturday 11th July 2015
A favourite walk of the locals is the old Light Gauge Railway walk from Creeslough to Falcarragh Station. Leaving by bus from Letterkenny, we […]

Gartan Historical Walk

By |June 11th, 2015|

Gartan,
Historical Walk with Seamus from walkingdonegal.net
 Thursday 18th of June 2015,

  Meet at Wilkins Bar for this relaxed walk from Churchill to St Colmcille’s Abbey , via Colmcille’s Heritage Centre , The Glebe Gallery,(history of the Gallery by Adrian )  and then returning to Gartan N.S. for light refreshments,  

               Learn about the local history, […]

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Snow walking Aghla Mountain

By |June 7th, 2015|

Snow walking with the North West Mountaineering Club

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Burtonport to Meenbannad railway walks Donegal

By |June 7th, 2015|

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some photos of the hidden gems Co.Donegal

By |June 7th, 2015|

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Muc Dubh walk from Creeslough to Falcarragh station house

By |June 7th, 2015|

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Donegal MTB – old railway line Creeslough to Falcarragh Station

By |June 7th, 2015|

Some GoPro footage of the highlights of a ride along the Creeslough to Burtonport Railway walk. Went as far as Falcarragh and didn’t meet a soul unless you count the sheep!

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Owencarrow viaduct disaster by John Hannigan,

By |May 29th, 2015|

 

Owencarrow viaduct disaster by John Hannigan,

On the night of January 25th , 1925 the L& L.S. railway suffered the worst accident in its 100 years existence. A gale blew a train off the Owencarrow Viaduct killing four passengers and injuring eight.

On the footplate of the ill-fated train was fireman John Hannigan,

Neil Boyle from Burtonport was […]

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Eagles of Eragail, poem.

By |May 29th, 2015|

Eagles of Eragail, poem.

I was part of the writers retreat group that you took to Mt. Eragail, organised by  Sean and Columbia Hillen. As an assignment we had to write a creative piece about our experience while walking  and listening to Seamus. I thought you might like to see Eragail through an Aussie’s eyes based […]

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