National Trails Day – Sunday 3rd October

National Trails Day has been announced as Sunday 3 October 2010.

National Trails Day is a celebration of Ireland’s wonderful variety of trails and a chance for everyone to enjoy some of our most beautiful countryside, forests, mountains and lakes.  It’s primary objective is to raise awareness of outdoor trails.

There will be lots of opportunities for everyone to get out enjoying trails in a variety of ways.  Events could include the likes of nature walks, mountain bike cycles, family orienteering, horse riding, try canoeing, heritage walks and Leave No Trace based events. 

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