Thursday, March 5, 2009

Guided Nature Walks in Cork...8th Mar-19th Apr 2009

Guided Nature Walks in Cork...
Padraig O'Donoughue, Trails Coordinator, in partnership with Coillte, encourages parents to introduce their children to walking in the great outdoors this spring.
Pádraig is trails coordinator with Co Cork Local Sports Partnership and will be leading a series of five nature walks in selected locations throughout West Cork over the coming weeks. The walks are suitable for children aged five upwards and will include nature awareness activities.

The Guided Nature Walks will take place in the following locations:
Rathbarry, The Long Strand, 8th March
Leap, Dromillihy Wood, 22nd March
Bandon, Dukes Wood, 5th April
Glengarriff, Nature Reserve, 19th April
Each walk begins at 2.30pm from the recreation site car park. Directions to these sites are available on this website, go to the home page, select Co Cork from the map and click on the link to the forests listed above.
The duration of each walk will be 60-90 minutes and there is no charge for participation.
For further information:
or contact Pádraig on 021 4665082 / 086 8532470