North Leitrim glens strolls and hill walks in North Leitrim & Sligo by Herman, David

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Published by Shanksmare Publicationss in Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Leitrim (Ireland),
  • Sligo (Ireland : County),
  • Ireland,
  • Leitrim,
  • Sligo (County)

Subjects:

  • Hiking -- Ireland -- Leitrim -- Guidebooks.,
  • Hiking -- Ireland -- Sligo (County) -- Guidebooks.,
  • Leitrim (Ireland) -- Guidebooks.,
  • Sligo (Ireland : County) -- Guidebooks.

Edition Notes

Book details

Statement[David Herman].
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV199.44.I732 L454 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination72 p. :
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1034856M
ISBN 100951454722
LC Control Number93229457
OCLC/WorldCa30898167

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Leitrim Glens Sportive is a cycling challenge around the beautiful hills of North Leitrim. From 40k for beginners up to k for Wicklow fans.

Publications. Our retail outlet stocks publications, CD's, DVD's etc. of County Leitrim interest. Books are often produced in conjunction with the celebration of school runions, church re-dedications etc.

and these contain a lot of photos and articles about the local area. North Leitrim Glens Centre was built in by North Leitrim Glens Development Company as a general purpose meeting and performance space and tourist information hub for North Leitrim. Originally the old Methodist church (built in and deconsecrated in ), the old building was restored with added self-catering apartments and office on: Leitrim, Manorhamilton.

North Leitrim Glens Centre was built in by North Leitrim Glens Development Company as a general purpose meeting and performance space and tourist information hub for North Leitrim. Originally the old Methodist church (built in and deconsecrated in ), the old building was restored with added self-catering apartments and office spaces.

The Glens Centre was built in by North Leitrim Glens Development Company as a general purpose meeting and performance space, and tourist information hub for north Leitrim. Originally the old Methodist Church, built in and deconsecrated in North Leitrim glens book, the company restored the old building and added self-catering apartments and office space.

The Glens Centre is a registered charity No: View our profile here. With a Revenue CHY No: The Glens Centre is also a registered company – The North Leitrim Glens Development Company (Company limited by guarantee) with a company registration number:.

The cultural town of Manorhamilton lies in the north of County Leitrim, in the centre of the North Leitrim Glens, a region which is renowned for its hill walking. There is a wide choice of pubs and eateries in the town, and the area as a whole is known for its strong love of live Irish music, with many such performances taking place throughout.

The town of Manorhamilton lies in the north of County Leitrim, in the centre of the North Leitrim Glens, a region which is renowned for its hill walking. There is a wide choice of pubs and eateries in the town, and the area as a whole is known for its strong love of live Irish music, with many such performances taking place throughout the year.

The Glens Centre is an intimate venue housed in a converted church. The performance space seats up tohas excellent natural acoustics and superb technical facilities. The centre hosts a wide ranging programme including the best of contemporary, world, trad, folk and jazz music as well as a feast of theatre, readings, children’s events.

County Leitrim (/ ˈ l iː t r əm / LEE-trəm; Irish: Contae Liatroma) is a county in the Republic of is in the province of Connacht and is part of the Border is named after the village of Leitrim.

Leitrim County Council is the local authority for the county, which had a population of 32, according to the census. The county encompasses the historic Gaelic. North Leitrim Glens Walking Festival. The North Leitrim Glens Walking Festival is a two-day event offering long and medium-length guided walks in the hills around the town of Manorhamilton in northern County Leitrim.

For those who prefer flatter terrain there. Leon O’Cathasaigh returns to replenish his soul and refill his imagination in the green mountains of Sligo and Leitrim. A long time ago in the sleepy summers of my youth, I.

Manorhamilton Town Official Website. Manorhamilton, which lies in the shadow of Benbo mountain, is the principal town in North Leitrim. Home of unspoilt green fields, prized angling and the seven beautiful glens of Glencar, Glenfarne, Glenaniff, Glenboy, Glenkeel, Gleniff and Glenade.

The North Leitrim Glens People may forget that Leitrim is part of the Wild Atlantic Way, but the North Leitrim Glens will remind them why it earns it place among the best of them. North Leitrim Glens Development Company Company Limited By Guarantee was set up on Friday the 21st of August Their current partial address is Co.

Leitrim, and the company status is Normal. The company has 8 directors who have also been the directors of 6 other Irish companies between them; 2 of which are now closed. Let local man Jim McMorrow be your walking guide in Leitrim and Sligo.

Founder member of the North Leitrim Glens Walking Group, he has 20 years of experience leading walks for the North Leitrim Glens Walking Festival, and is qualified to lead walks in Sligo, Leitrim and Donegal.

The North Leitrim Glens Visitor Centre gives information on the valleys, hills, woodland walks, and the small foot waterfall of Glencar in the limestone Glencar mountain area. Close to the west coast, Parkes Castle, near Leckaun at Lough Gill, is a 17th century fortified manor house offering guided tours of its restored interior.

The Glens Centre is a wonderfully unique and intimate music and theatre venue in a converted Methodist church in the heart of Ireland's beautiful, unspoilt North West. The Gelns Centre was built in by North Leitrim Glens Development Company as a general purpose meeting and performance space and tourist information hub for North Leitrim.

North Leitrim Glens Half Marathon & 10K Date (dd-mm-yyyy): Distance: 10 km / km Status: Official date Address: Manorhamilton; Co. Leitrim, Ireland. W8 Holiday Village is set in Leitrim, overlooking the shadow of Benbo Mountain.

The property is close to rivers, lakes, forests and glens, and offers on site secure parking. The property was brilliant and would be great for business travellers and families, I liked the owner rang me after to make sure I enjoyed my stay.

So from every part of the North Leitrim Glens: from Tarmon to Tullaghan join the athletes from all across Leitrim, from the North West, from Cork to Donegal, Antrim to Wexford, Dublin to Galway and everywhere in between and register now to walk or run for fun and support the ongoing needs of Cystic Fibrosis families and Sligo Leitrim Mountain.

The Glens Centre is a gorgeously intimate venue housed in a converted church in Manorhamilton. Our performance space seats up tohas excellent natural acoustics and superb technical facilities.

The Glens also houses recording facilities and self catering accommodation for visiting performers and short term lettings. The Glens Centre hosts a wide ranging programme including the best of. With its lush greenery, rugged mountains and majestic lakes, there are so many beautiful places to go to in Leitrim.

Eagle’s Rock is Ireland’s highest freestanding tower. It is a geological marvel on Glendale Valley’s highest edge and the surrounding landscapes tell the ancient stories of secret caves, icy wastelands and tropical seas.

THE RECENTLY convened North Leitrim Community Network seminar in the Glens Centre, Manorhamilton was presented with some interesting details on how other isolated rural areas in.

Sadly the story did not have a happy ending. The brave Diarmuid in saving his lover was alas fatally gored by the Boar and died soon after in Grainne’s arms. In the further distance lie the Dartry Hills and the peaceful glens and mountains of North Leitrim, a hill walker’s paradise.

Guests at Five Glens Inn will be able to enjoy activities in and around Manorhamilton, like hiking, cycling and fishing. Sligo is 16 miles from the accommodation, while Enniskillen is 26 miles away. The nearest airport is Ireland West Knock Airport, 50 miles from Five Glens Inn/10(50).

Since former President Mary Robinson officially opened the original Glens Centre in tremendous progress has been made in many areas of arts development in north Leitrim and the Centre has. Town: The town of Manorhamilton lies in the north of County Leitrim, in the centre of the North Leitrim Glens, a region which is renowned for its hill walking.

There is a wide choice of pubs and eateries in the town, and the area as a whole is known for its strong love of live Irish music, with many such performances taking place throughout the.

in the remote and beautiful Glens of North Leitrim with some of Ireland's finest writers & performers THURSDAY 14 - SUNDAY 17 SEPTEMBER New Line, Manorhamilton [email protected] Tel: 98 55 Festival directed by Susan McKay with Vincent Woods and Brian Leyden. Leitrim County Council Arts Officer, Terre Duffy will officially launch a top class art exhibition in the Manorhamiltons North Leitrim Glens Centre on this Friday night, January The official.

Leitrim, county in the province of Connaught (Connacht), northwestern Ireland. It is bounded by Northern Ireland (east) and by Counties Donegal (north), Cavan (east), Longford (south), and Roscommon and Sligo (west).

The western boundary follows the River Shannon, on which boats can ascend to. The North Leitrim Glens Tourism Co-op is organising a specialised programme in Countryside and Hillwalking Guiding. The course will be run on a part-time basis commencing in September and running.

Eventbrite - North Leitrim Glens Hill Walking Festival Easter - Saturday, 3 April | Sunday, 4 April at Glencar teaSHED, Glencar, Leitrim.

Find event and ticket information. The North Leitrim countryside is made up of numerous glens, Glencar, Glenfarne, Glenaniff, Glenboy, Glenkeel, Gleniff and Glenade. They seem to be evenly placed for the convenience of the cyclist, with ups and downs appearing and disappearing on cue.

Each glen outdoing the other in drama, colour and rustic beauty. An important public meeting concerning Arigna Leader funding for the North Leitrim area will take place in the Dartry Centre, Kinlough on Wednesday night, March 11 at pm.

The purpose of this. Leitrim Glens Sportive. likes 1 talking about this. The Leitrim Glens Sportive takes place this year on Sunday 9th August This is a non-competitive event with a choice of 40km,km,km. Castle View is the perfect base to explore unspoilt Sligo and Leitrim Overlooking Parkes Castle On the Shores of Lough Gill The Wild Atlantic Way Is on our doorstep Enjoy our Relaxing Home from Home Come and enjoy the best of Irish hospitality at Castle View B&B, just outside Dromahair in county Leitrim and only 10 minutes drive from Sligo town.

North Leitrim Intercultural Forum: Youtube screening filmed at The Glens Centre: Strange Birds present: The Strange Birds Choir is made up of members of the North Leitrim Intercultural Forum who have been working for the last couple of years with local musicians Ciaran Rock and Brian Sweeney.

The Glens Centre is one of Ireland’s premier, provincial arts centres, serving North Leitrim and its surrounds. Since its founding in The Glens has garnered a national reputation for its high quality programming and its resourcing of the large arts practice community in the area.

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I sometimes go off on tangents so be tolerant of my waywardness, I always come back home, eventually. Typically you'll find here a little history, a few short stories, some of my favourite poems, musings, scribblings and travelogues.

To summarise - a busy fool beneath an unruly sky.Broadcasting from The Glens in Manorhamilton on the day of Cruinniú na nÓg will be music created by the talented young people of North Leitrim. Academy Award winner, and singer-songwriter, Glen Hansard, will provide online masterclasses for a dozen teenagers in North Leitrim in songwriting.

Each participant will bring an idea or draft of a.

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