Darach has been working in the outdoors since 2005, originally as a mountaineering instructor running hillwalking courses in Ireland, winter mountaineering trips to Scotland and working in the Alps and greater ranges leading high altitude expeditions to remote places. Always interested in nature, the outdoors and the environment.
In 2012 Darach started a foray into nature and environmental education. He currently runs workshops in Wild food (seaweeds and land plants) Foraging, Nature & Environmental Education, Wildflower & Tree Walks, General Ecology & Biodiversity, Nature Crafts, Bushcraft, Outdoor Ethics, Nature Connection and still manages a bit of Mountaineering.
Darach is also interested in Community initiatives: Transition Towns, Plastic Free Dingle, Community Woodland Project; Hitchhiking, Permaculture, making your own herbal medicine, growing your own food, Meitheals: skill sharing, repair café.
Darach also does wildfood cooking demonstrations