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  1. Brian Hoey talks about forgotten traditions of the past
    Brian teaches group about ancient traditions used in butter making
    Brian Hoey is a farmer, accredited tour guide and seasoned foraged of wild food
    Group learn how to make their own batch of butter in Booley and Butter experience
    Old skills and traditions are revisited in the Booley and Butter experience
    Group chat and enjoy the setting in mystical Slieve Gullion, County Armagh's highest mountain
    Brian Hoey leads a group up a gorse-lined country lane during the Booley and Butter experience
    Group inspects the old stone enclosure used for centuries by cow-herding girls and butter makers
    Brian Hoey talks about forgotten traditions of the past
    Brian teaches group about ancient traditions used in butter making
    Brian Hoey is a farmer, accredited tour guide and seasoned foraged of wild food
    Group learn how to make their own batch of butter in Booley and Butter experience
    Old skills and traditions are revisited in the Booley and Butter experience
    Group chat and enjoy the setting in mystical Slieve Gullion, County Armagh's highest mountain
    Brian Hoey leads a group up a gorse-lined country lane during the Booley and Butter experience
    Group inspects the old stone enclosure used for centuries by cow-herding girls and butter makers

    Forkhill

    Address

    11A Cloughinney Road, Forkhill, County Armagh, BT35 9RY

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 3538 7224 3176

    Price

    Price £67.50 Activity

    Type

    Type:

    Guided Tour

    Join a seventh-generation farmer, Brian on a journey to the heart of Irish myth, legend and old country folkways. You’ll see original butter-making tools used by Brian’s great-grandparents. Theirs is the magic that brings you up-close and personal…

    Price

    Price £67.50 Activity

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • Car parking
    • On site parking
    • Parking (free)
  2. Kilkeel

    Address

    35-37 Cranfield Road, Kilkeel, County Down, BT34 4LJ

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 7568 537 779

    Type

    Type:

    Guided Tour

    Feel the stresses and strains of daily life vanish in the presence of beautiful animals and majestic scenery of the Mourne Mountains.

  3. Group enjoying the foraging experience with A Taste of Castle Ward in Strangford
    Guide showing a basket of items she has foraged with A Taste of Castle Ward
    Group standing in a building enjoying the scenery with A Taste of Castle Ward in Strangford
    Girl enjoying the view and taking a photograph with A Taste of Castle Ward in Strangford
    Group listening to the guide and enjoying the foraging experience with A Taste of Castle Ward in Strangford
    Group walking behind the guide and enjoying the foraging experience with A Taste of Castle Ward in Strangford
    A basket with foraged items and paper bags as part of the experience A Taste of Castle Ward
    Group and guide standing beside a tree enjoying the experience A Taste of Castle Ward
    Group enjoying the foraging experience with A Taste of Castle Ward in Strangford
    Guide showing a basket of items she has foraged with A Taste of Castle Ward
    Group standing in a building enjoying the scenery with A Taste of Castle Ward in Strangford
    Girl enjoying the view and taking a photograph with A Taste of Castle Ward in Strangford
    Group listening to the guide and enjoying the foraging experience with A Taste of Castle Ward in Strangford
    Group walking behind the guide and enjoying the foraging experience with A Taste of Castle Ward in Strangford
    A basket with foraged items and paper bags as part of the experience A Taste of Castle Ward
    Group and guide standing beside a tree enjoying the experience A Taste of Castle Ward

    Strangford

    Address

    Castle Ward, Park Road, Strangford, County Down, BT30 7BA

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 4488 1204

    Type

    Type:

    Guided Tour

    If all nature is a larder, then the shelves at Castle Ward are especially well-stocked. Join expert forager Clare McQuillan on a walk through the National Trust's Castle Ward estate to explore its seasonal abundance of wild food. It’s a magical…

  4. Downpatrick

    Address

    The Saint Patrick Centre, Saint Patrick’s Square, Market Street, Downpatrick, County Down, BT30 6LZ

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 4461 9000

    Price

    Price £45.00 Activity

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Tour

    Join a pilgrimage themed around Saint Patrick in Downpatrick, County Down, with your talented guides former Adoration Sisters Martina Purdy and Elaine Kelly, for a walk along Ireland's own Camino.

    Price

    Price £45.00 Activity
  5. Wild River Dipping Hiking
    Wild River Dipping Pool
    Wild River Dipping Waterfall
    Wild River Dipping Hiking
    Wild River Dipping Pool
    Wild River Dipping Waterfall

    Newcastle

    Address

    Tollymore Forest Park, Bryansford Road, Newcastle, County Down, BT33 0PR

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 75 2175 9090

    Type

    Type:

    Experience Days

    Hike to the secret spots and immerse in the rivers of the Mourne Mountains. An activity that explores the trending cold water and wild swimming craze. Including hiking, wild dipping, forest bathing and cold water therapy. Our trained and highly…

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  6. Newcastle

    Address

    10-14 Central Promenade, Newcastle, County Down, BT33 0AA

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 7516 412 076

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Tour

    Have you ever gone to plan your next walking route in the Mournes only to be restricted by where you park your car? The Mournes Shuttle Bus Service provides a shuttle service to walkers in the Mourne Area to help get you to your destination.

  7. Saintfield

    Address

    Crossgar Road, Saintfield, County Down

    Type

    Type:

    Walking & Hiking

    Whatever the season there's always something new to see at Rowallane Gardens, one of the most beautiful gardens in Northern Ireland.
    Carved from the County Down landscape, the garden has grown from the 19th century beginnings of the Reverend John…

  8. Killyleagh

    Address

    Delamont Country Park, 90 Downpatrick Road, Killyleagh, County Down, BT30 9TZ

    Telephone

    03301374366

    Type

    Type:

    Walking & Hiking

    The Delamont Garden walk is a short walk approx 1.2 km.  It is a looped trail and is graded as medium.  The trail is accessible for wheelchair users.

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • Car parking
  9. Address

    Co Down

    Type

    Type:

    Walking & Hiking

    Walks though a woodland with steep climbs and hills in places

  10. Address

    Co Down

    Type

    Type:

    Walking & Hiking

    Dundrum Castle Woods

  11. Newcastle

    Address

    Newcastle Visitor Information Centre, 10-14 Central Promenade, Newcastle, County Down, BT33 0AA

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 4372 2222

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Holiday

    A popular approach to the Mournes. The woods fade away and a granite gravel path runs almost to the great Mourne wall. Look back down the glen to appreciate the elegant sweep of the bay.

  12. Killyleagh

    Address

    Delamont Country Park, 90 Downpatrick Rd, Killyleagh, Down, BT30 9TZ

    Telephone

    03301374366

    Type

    Type:

    Walking & Hiking

    The Delamont Corbally walk is a circular way-marked walk through the parkland.  It is 4 km in length and starts and finishes in Delamont Country Park.  The trail is graded as medium.  The walk is weelchair accessible and there are two mobility…

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • Car parking
  13. Killyleagh

    Address

    Delamont Country Park, 90 Downpatrick Rd,, Killyleagh, Down, BT30 9TZ

    Telephone

    03301374366

    Type

    Type:

    Walking & Hiking

    The Delamont Long walk is approximately 7km.  The walk starts and ends in the car park.  This is a way marked trail through the woodland and along the shores of Strangford Lough.  You will get great views across the Lough.  

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • Car parking
  14. Slieve Binnian and Lough Shannagh
    Slieve Binnian and Lough Shannagh

    Address

    Co Down

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 33 0137 4046

    Type

    Type:

    Walking & Hiking

    Lough Shannagh walk leads up hill on the 'Banns Road', an off road farm track. The route circles Lough Shannagh (in an anti-clockwise direction) with a high point of 587m at Carn Mountain. It also follows and crosses the Mourne Wall on places.

  15. Booley and Butter Banner
    Brian on tour
    Old Hearth
    Butter on a paddle
    Tea being poured
    Booley Shelter
    Washing the butter
    Group having artisan outdoor Booley lunch
    Group overlooking Ring of Gullion
    Te 20 tractor and Charlies Stone Cottage
    Booley and Butter Banner
    Brian on tour
    Old Hearth
    Butter on a paddle
    Tea being poured
    Booley Shelter
    Washing the butter
    Group having artisan outdoor Booley lunch
    Group overlooking Ring of Gullion
    Te 20 tractor and Charlies Stone Cottage

    Forkhill

    Address

    11A Cloughinney Road, Forkhill, County Armagh, BT35 9RY

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 3538 7224 3176

    Type

    Type:

    Guided Tour

    Booley and Butter

    Forgotten Traditions of the past –

    with Artisan and Foraged Lunch ‘ploughman style’

    Awaken the Traditions of a 6000 year old Mountain Community in the Magical Ring of Gullion

    During this four hour experience, step back in time…

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • Car parking
    • On site parking
    • Parking (free)
  16. Address

    Co Down

    Type

    Type:

    Walking & Hiking

    The Fairy Glen in Rostrevor provides a pleasant venue for a short stroll. From the centre of Rostrevor village, go down Bridge Street. The Fairy Glen is on the left immediately after the bridge beside the entrance to Kilbroney Park.

  17. Address

    Co Down

    Type

    Type:

    Walking & Hiking

    A circular route taking in the diverse scenery of Co Down

  18. Address

    Co Down

    Type

    Type:

    Walking & Hiking

    This scenic walk leads from the Bloody Bridge car park along the edge of the Bloody Bridge River and back again.

  19. Newcastle

    Address

    Newcastle Visitor Information Centre, Newcastle, County Down, BT33 0AA

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 330 137 4046

    Type

    Type:

    Historical Tours

    Dundrum Heritage Trail takes you on a journey through the village and tells the story of the commercial and maritime heritage - Trail map available to download at www.visitmournemountains.co.uk or from Newcastle Visitor Information Centre.

  20. Family walking in Kilbroney Park on a beautiful, sunny day
    Family walking in Kilbroney Park on a beautiful, sunny day
    Family walking in Kilbroney Park on a beautiful, sunny day
    Family walking in Kilbroney Park on a beautiful, sunny day

    Rostrevor

    Address

    Shore Road, Rostrevor, County Down, BT34 3DQ

    Telephone

    +44(0)330 137 4046

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route - Medium (5-20 miles)

    This 16km Category 4 trail takes you through some of the most beautiful parts of Rostrevor Forest and offers spectacular views of Kilbroney River Valley.

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