News & insights

Back in Business – 2022

With the great news of the dropping of virtually all restrictions we are planning our 2022 season. We will not be putting out the boats until the week coming up to the ‘new bank holiday’ in March so we will have boats from Saturday the 12th March. Due to our personal circumstances we will be…

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January Cycle

Its not often you get ‘ideal’ conditions in January but Sunday 16th January 2022 was a glorious day in Connemara. Lucky for those of us who can just head out West and pick a relatively quiet route for a cycle. Plenty of layers were required as the temperature was a mere 5 degrees – it…

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Beautiful Connemara, Cycle or Walk

The start of the new year is a time for renewal, new commitments and getting the most of the amazing part of the country in which we live. It is often said there is no such thing as bad weather just bad clothing! You just need to wear the right stuff whether it walking, cycling…

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A Quiet Christmas and Connemara Walks

This time of year we usually head to some far off location for a holiday. We like off the beaten track, and have been fortunate to see some amazing places over the years. With Covid-19 this is not possible for now, so we had a lovely home Christmas with some of Deirdre’s family without Christopher…

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Autumn Walks

With the house closed and Covid-19 rumbling on like a smoking volcano the best thing to do is walk locally and enjoy the highs and some lows in the local scenery. Its always a highlight to see the trout heading to their spawning grounds or digging the gravel just above the bridge at the house.…

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End of Fishing Season

There was a busy day towards the end of the season when we had to put out extra engines, but by the end of September it was time to take the boats out for another year. This is a busy time of trailering, pulling boats off trailers and turning them and putting them on stands…

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