guided hike

Hiking, History and Poetry.

Hiking, History and Poetry.

Duration:2 hours total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Hi, I’m Mary. Having lived and worked in the Devils Glen Forest for the past 20 years, I have an intimate knowledge of the area and its rich history. I have also researched several artists and playwrights who lived here, including John Millington Synge’s family (Glanmore Castle) and Nobel prizewinner Seamus Heaney. I grew up listening to Seamus Heaney’s poetry and will share this with you on the…
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What we’ll do

Ashford Village is an hour south of Dublin and is home to the Seamus Heaney walking trails. Join myself, David and Duffy (our friendly German Sheppard) where we’ll bring poetry into motion as we meander around the Devil’s Glen Woods. Duffy will lead us to the many Seamus Heaney inscriptions on the plaques and benches along the way. I will share my knowledge of the life and works of Noble prize…

What else you should know

We will do our best to tailor the pace of our walk to the general fitness level of the group!

What to bring

Comfortable walking shoes
Raincoat
Picnic
Water
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guided hike
₹1,619 per person
₹1,619 per person