24 February 2009

Kayak Lakes of Killarney & Climb Carrauntoohil!

This Easter weekend explore the Lakes of Killarney by kayak and climb Carrauntoohil to savour spectacular scenery and views...

Sat 11th: Kayak Lakes of Killarney: €75 per person
Sun 12th: Climb Carrauntoohil: €75 per person
Contact Nathan on info@outdoorsireland.com or 086 860 45 63

18 February 2009

Basic Hiking or Kayaking Equipment

This is a list of the basic equipment you need to take to the hills or lakes and discover what Ireland has to offer!

Hiking Equipment
Hiking Boots (leather & ankle support) €165 - €200
Backpack (40 litres) €58 - €75
Bin Bag (backpack liner) 50 cent
Waterproof Coat (breathable, big pockets) €100 - €229
Waterproof Trousers (leg zips) €80 - €135
Hiking Trousers, Thermal Top & 2 Warm Fleeces €30 - €99 per item
2 Spare Fleeces €30 per item
Hat & Mitts €5+
Spare Hat & Mitts €5+
First Aid Kit €15 - €35
Double Survival Bag €6
Laminated OS Map €22
Compass (Silva type 4) €40
Torch €20 - €60
Whistle €5
€11 - €15

Kayaking Equipment
Kayak €599 - €1165
Canoe €875
Sit On Top €450 - €620
Paddle €50
Buoyancy Aid (tight) €50
Helmet €50
Wetsuit (full body) €100 - €180
Cag (keeps off wind) €40 - €280
1 Spare Fleece €30
Hat & Mitts €5+
Whistle €5
Dry Bag €15 - €45
First Aid Kit €15 - €35
Double Survival Bag €6
Laminated OS Map €22
Flask €11 - €15

Mountain Skills Courses in Kerry & Wicklow

Adventure Breaks in Kerry

Loyalty Cards for Outdoor Adventure

A team of highly valued repeat customers has developed, who regularly come on training courses and adventure breaks. As a thank you to this community of people, who are the most valued of all my customers, I'm launching a loyalty card. When you have done eight days activities you are entitled to a day's activities completely free of charge!

''I love getting something for nothing. It lightens my soul'' Geraldine

  1. Loyalty card can be used for all bookings from 19th Feb '09.

  2. Loyalty card must initially be asked for at time of booking.

  3. Loyalty card must be brought on each training course or adventure break in order to have it stamped.

  4. Loyalty card is specific to each person and cannot be transferred.

  5. Your ninth day's free activities must be booked in advance.

  6. Your ninth day's free activities covers activities only. Any other costs, such as transfers or accommodation, are not covered.
Thanks for your highly valued repeat business!

11 February 2009

Kayaking, Rock Climbing & Hill Walking Adventure Breaks in Killarney, Kerry!

Come to Kerry and take part in a unique and exciting break, with enthusiastic like-minded people! Choose from hiking secluded trails on the Kerry Way; climbing Carrauntoohil, Ireland's highest mountain; exploring the Lakes of Killarney by kayak; paddling down gently flowing rivers or rock climbing on sandstone cliffs. At night relax and enjoy the gourmet food and vibrant atmosphere of Killarney...

Click here to see more details.
Easter Adventure
May Bank Holiday

Contact Nathan on info@outdoorsireland.com or 086 860 45 63.

Free Rock Climbing Promo!

Experience the excitement and adrenaline of rock climbing in the Gap of Dunloe, Kerry; or Dalkey Quarry, Dublin. During a two-hour session you will learn to use climbing gear, tie knots, belay and try climbing techniques as well as being given information about our upcoming two-day Rock Climbing Courses and Scrambling Courses. All equipment will be provided.

The promotion is sponsored by Sport Corran Tuathail, Killarney's Outdoor Shop, and now available online at www.sct.ie Sport Corran Tuathail stock an exciting range of climbing, hiking and canoeing gear, for novices and experts alike!

Sat 28th March - Gap of Dunloe, Kerry
Sun 29th March - Dalkey Quarry, Dublin

9am - 11am
11am - 1pm
1pm - 3pm
3pm - 5pm
5pm - 7pm

Alternatively, if you would like to do a full day's rock climbing and abseiling, I am running a day's climbing at a discounted price on Sat 4th April in the Gap of Dunloe, Kerry. The discounted price is €65 per person.

Click here to see details of our two-day Rock Climbing Courses...

Click here to see a climbing video...

Click here to see details of our Easter Adventure and Bank Holiday Adventure Breaks...

Contact Nathan on info@outdoorsireland.com or 086 860 45 63.