8 December 2021

2022 Course Calender

Learn To Rock Climb / RC1:
28th - 29th May
25th - 26th Jun

Learn To Lead Climb In Six Days / RC3:
8th - 10th Apr Plus 22nd - 24th Apr
3rd - 5th Jun Plus 10th - 12th Jun
7th - 9th Oct Plus 14th - 16th Oct

Bushcraft Skills 1:
26th - 27th Feb
7th - 8th May
10th - 11th Sep
12th - 13th Nov

Bushcraft Skills 2:
1st - 2nd Oct

Bushcraft Navigation 1:
17th - 18th Sep

Mountain Skills 1:
29th - 30th Jan Galway
19th - 20th Feb Killarney
2nd - 3rd Apr Glengarriff
14th - 15th May Killarney
3rd - 4th Sep Glengarriff
29th - 30th Oct Galway
19th - 20th Nov Killarney
3rd - 4th Dec Glengarriff
10th - 11th Dec Killarney
17th - 18th Dec Galway

Mountain Skills 2:
12th - 13th Feb Killarney
21st - 22nd May Glengarriff
24th - 25th Sep Killarney
26th - 27th Nov Galway
5th - 6th Dec Glengarriff
22nd - 23rd Dec Glengarriff

Scramble Skills 1:
22nd - 23rd Oct
7th - 8th Dec

Scramble Skills 2:
5th - 6th Nov

Beginner To Mountaineer In Six Days / Mountain Program 1:
3rd - 8th Dec

For More Details:
+353 (0) 86 860 45 63

11 November 2021

One Last Bushcraft Skills Course For 2021

One last bushcraft skills course before the end of 2021 😄. In the wilds and woods of Glengarriff on Sat 20th & Sun 21st Nov. I have two spots left available for this. This is what we will be covering: http://outdoorsireland.blogspot.com/2019/06/bushcraft-skills-1-syllabus.html

Contact Nathan:
+353 (0) 86 860 45 63

30 October 2021

Beginner To Mountaineer: Six-Day Intensive Course

Beginner To Mountaineer Six-Day Intensive Program

I have a six-day mountain course coming up in early December, with some places available on it, running part in Killarney and part in Glengarriff.

Join this intensive mountaineering course as a complete beginner. Finish this course as a safe, competent and well skilled mountaineer, able to plan a mountain route, plan a mountain expedition, navigate with map and compass, night navigate, deal with steep dangerous ground, deal with emergencies, tackle scrambling routes and ridges, and use a rope in a mountain environment.

You become a member of Mountaineering Ireland and will get qualified/signed off for completing Mountain Skills 1 plus Mountain Skills 2.

No Previous Experience Is Needed
Price: €652 Per Person
Dates: Sat 4th - Thurs 9th Dec

Contact Nathan:
+353 (0) 86 860 45 63

28 October 2021

Dawn Sunrise Sea Kayaking This Sat 30th In Glengarriff Bay

Probably one of our last dawn/sunrise sea kayak trips for this year happening this Sat 30th, for Glengarriff Bay. Conditions look great, trip is 6am - 9am, beginner friendly and €60 per person. Get in touch if you'd like to book. You will stay warm and dry! info@outdoorsireland.com

Lead Climbing Course, Part 2 On The Dingle Sea Cliffs


2 October 2021

Kayak Rescue Skills Session

This probably wont suit most people, but just in case... I have another kayak rescue session, completely beginner friendly, happening Thurs 7th @ 2pm in Glengarriff Bay. Price €60pp.

You will cover the skills and rescues to look after yourself and your friends, in kayaks - out at sea or on a major lake. In double wetsuits you will stay lovely and toasty 😀


25 September 2021

All 2021 Dates Left For Mountain Skills 1 Courses & Mountain Skills 2 Courses; Running In Kerry, Cork, Galway

Mountain Skills 1
Two-Day Course : Beginner Friendly : €200pp : Nationally Certified

6th & 7th Nov : Kinvara/Galway
4th & 5th Dec : Killarney/Kerry
20th & 21st Dec : Kinvara/Galway

Full MS1 Course Details
Full MS1 Course Syllabus

Mountain Skills 2
Two-Day Course : Follow On From MS1 : €200pp : Nationally Certified

6th & 7th Dec : Glengarriff/Cork
11th & 12th Dec : Killarney/Kerry
22nd & 23rd Dec : Killarney/Kerry
22nd & 23rd Dec : Kinvara/Galway

Full MS2 Course Details
Full MS2 Course Syllabus

To Book: info@outdoorsireland.com / 086 860 45 63

3 September 2021

A Bushcraft Skills Weekend Coming Up In Glengarriff - West Cork

Thanks to a recent bushcraft student for these photos! The autumn bushcraft skills course is coming up on Sat 11th & Sun 12th Sep at Two Green Shoots in Glengarriff. Two days and one overnight in the woods 😀. Beginner friendly and just basic gear needed. Please get in touch if you are interested - info@outdoorsireland.com.

30 August 2021

Antler Pot Hook

Came across this antler, lashed it to a sap-filled rhododendron withy with simple ivy cordage. Makes a great pot hook. The lower antler point stops the pan from sliding backward.

24 July 2021

Bushcraft Skills 1 Course - Glengarriff - Thurs 5th & Fri 6th Aug

Some recent bushcraft course photos. Have another Bushcraft Skills 1 coming up in Glengarriff on Thurs 5th & Fri 6th Aug; with spaces available still. Beginner friendly! Please email me on info@outdoorsireland.com for more details or to book. Thanks, Nathan