Walks & Tours

Friday | June 2nd | 10pm

Wild about Carrick Bat Walk

Meet at the Standing Stones in Seán Healy Park | Free

The Bat Walk will be guided by wildlife expert Albert Nolan of the Limerick Bat Group. Albert will explain all about the life, love and feeding habits of our local bat population on the River Suir. HE will demonstrate how to identify different bat species and also how the nocturnal environment is different to our usual daylight walk along the river bank. See the banks of the River Suir as the nocturnal wild life live it.

Duration 60-90 minutes, limited to 20 participants. Booking: Ciarán Coady on 086 3749039.


Saturday | June 3rd | 10am

Heritage Walking Tour of Carrick

Heritage Centre Grounds | €5

Join artist and National Tour Guide Teresa Moran for a stroll around town, learning about the hidden gems and the characters who lived here before us.

No booking required. 


Sunday | June 4th | 9.30am

River Walk to Dove Hill in association with the Carrick on Suir Lions Club

From Seán Healy Park Standing Stones | €12 (includes breakfast)

Take a stroll along the beautiful River Suir Blueway, following the Eighteenth Century Navigation, enjoying the abundant flora, fauna and river life along the peaceful riverside. A tasty breakfast awaits you at Dove Hill Design Centre, after which transport back to Carrick is available. 

Children/family discounts available. No booking required. 


Monday | June 5th | 11.30am

Wild About Carrick Cycle Tour in association with the Carrick on Suir Lions Club

Starting from Ormond Castle | €5

A  guided cycle tour begins at Ormond Castle with local river guide Brian White showing pointing out the most significant historic sites along the first 14kms of the Towpath. The tour ends at Kilsheelan Castle and cyclists can return to Carrick at their own pace. Enjoy the stunning views of the Comeragh Mountains ans Slievenamon, the ever changing vistas of the River Suir Blueway, and discover the varied flora and fauna to be found on the river banks.                 

Restricted to 20 participants. Booking: Brian on 086 8334844, proceeds go towards the Carrick Lions Club.

 

 


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