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2019 Kinsale Lions Annual Walking Festival (Day 1)
September 7, 2019
Day 1 – Sat 7th Sept 2019: Registration Courtmacsherry Hotel 9am-10am 51.63356, -8.69958
Walk commences from the Hotel and heads out through coastal woodlands around the outer harbour headland, along the coast to Broadstrand Beach. Thereafter to Blindstrand for a rest stop and returning through Barryroe side of Courtmacsherry to the Hotel. Walking Boots needed and a packed lunch. Total distance 14KM. Amazing scenery and views across the Bay to the Old Head of Kinsale. Blindstrand is a beautiful cove of historical interest as it is from this bay that the Courtmacsherry Lifeboat set out to row to the Lusitania just over 100 years ago.
All walks guided and marshalled. Full details with maps, route information, online registration available at www.kinsalelionswalkingfestival.com
With thanks to Courtmacsherry Hotel and Kinsale Community School for their kind provision of facilities.
Enqs Richard 087 2887715