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Summer Solstice Experience on Slieve Gullion

Guest Blog - Slow Summer Solstice Experiences on Slieve Gullion

Solstice literally means ‘light standing still’. Sacred Slieve Gullion mountain is the perfect place to connect with nature during this special Celtic festival. This volcanic mountain, formed over 60 million years ago, rests within The Mourne Gullion Strangford UNESCO Global Geopark. Awaken your senses during a 3-hour forest bathing immersion in Slieve Gullion Forest park. 

Guest blog by Ann Ward, Certified Meditation Coach and Forest Therapy Practitioner.

  • Summer Solstice Experience on Slieve Gullion

    Guest Blog - Slow Summer Solstice Experiences on Slieve Gullion

    Solstice literally means ‘light standing still’. Sacred Slieve Gullion mountain is the perfect place to connect with nature during this special Celtic festival. This volcanic mountain, formed over 60 million years ago, rests within The Mourne Gullion Strangford UNESCO Global Geopark. Awaken your senses during a 3-hour forest bathing immersion in Slieve Gullion Forest park. 

    Guest blog by Ann Ward, Certified Meditation Coach and Forest Therapy Practitioner.

  • A picture of Killeavy Castle Estate Spa.

    A sustainable future is a win for everyone

    The people of Mourne, Gullion and Strangford aim to embed the ethos of sustainability throughout the community.  The region is recognised as a UNESCO Global Geopark - a place of unique landscape and cultural heritage. Crucial to this recognition is sustainability in tourism around Mourne, Gullion and Strangford and there are many great places who are only too willing to do their bit for the love of the area and its future generations.

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