Fermanagh Walking Festival 2013
Saturday 12 October – Monday 14 October 2013
Fermanagh District Council, with assistance from the Fermanagh Ramblers & Hillwalkers Club, Knockatallen Ramblers, Coonian Rambling Club and Disability Sports NI, has put together a diverse FREE weekend walking programme based at a number of beautiful locations throughout County Fermanagh.
Saturday 12 October 2013
Cuilcagh Mountain/Marlbank Area - Registration at Marble Arch Caves Global Geopark Visitors Centre
Intermediate Walk: Marlbank – Depart 10.15am (Registration 9.30am – 10.00am)
Advanced Walk: Cuilcagh Mountain – Depart 9.45am (Registration 9.00am - 9.30am)
Family Event: Sharing Nature with Our Children in The Claddagh Glen
Morning Session: 10.00am – 12.00am; Afternoon Session: 2.00pm – 4.00pm. Pre – Booking is essential; please contact Patricia Keane (Tel: 028 6634 8855)
Sunday 13 October 2013
Sliabh Beagh Area - Registration in Cooneen/Coonian Community Centre
Intermediate Walk: Jenkin Lakes Forest - Depart 11.30am (Registration 10.30am - 11.15am)
Advanced Walk: Sliabh Beagh - Depart 10.30am (Registration 9.30am - 10.15am)
Monday 14 October 2013
Lough Erne Resort - Inclusive Walk – from 9.30am. For further details please contact Roisin Henry or Chris Elliott.
Light refreshments are provided after the walks on Saturday in the Marble Arch Caves Global Geopark Visitors Centre, on Sunday in Coonian/Cooneen Community Hall and on Monday in Lough Erne Resort.
The Marble Arch Caves Global Geopark Visitor Centre is located 11 miles South West of Enniskillen and can be accessed via the A4 Sligo Road and A32 Swanlinbar Road. From Blacklion the site can be accessed off the N16 on the Blacklion - Florencecourt Road. Parking facilities will be available at the Visitor Centre. All of Saturday’s walks in West Fermanagh are part of the Marble Arch Caves Global Geopark. For more information on additional walks in the Geopark please see www.marblearchcavesgeopark.com
Coonian/Cooneen Community Hall is located off main Enniskillen – Belfast (A4) Road approximately 3 miles South of Fivemiletown. Temporary signage will be erected on the day to direct walkers to the Community Hall.
The Lough Erne Resort is located 4.8 miles outside Enniskillen on the Belleek/Donegal A46 Shore Road.
Booking a Place
Places on walks will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. In order to book a place please download the application form and return to Chris Elliott, Events Officer - Leisure & Sports Development or for all other enquires please email [email protected]