Inishowen walking festival 2023

Inishowen walking festival 2023

The Inishowen Walking Festival celebrates the rugged natural beauty of  Inishowen through a series of guided walks in various locations across the peninsula.

This is a collaborative group project in Inishowen celebrating the outdoors with a focus on health & wellbeing. It combines community and cultural experiences with fitness and shared learning opportunities engaging with local experts. The walks will be focused on specific places of interest across the Inishowen Peninsula.

This event will host a series of guided walks of varying skill levels, from casual wanders to hardcore hikes. You will be in the company of expert activity guides that feature all aspects of history, heritage, wildlife, wellness, flora and fauna. There is something for everyone.


This website gives you the details of the 3rd Inishowen Walking Festival.
This event will take place from the 15th to the 17th of September 20223.
Tickets are on sale at Eventbrite

(please register first to purchase your free tickets)

Grab your walking shoes and camera and join us for the ultimate walking experience on the Inishowen Peninsula. The Inishowen Walking Festival will take place between the 15th-17th of September 2023. The event showcases a number of scenic walks throughout the peninsula. With expert guides and local historians, explore Inishowen like you never have before!


This is an all-inclusive festival, however, some walks may not be suitable for all abilities, please check the details of each walk individually. Different scheduled walks will commence at the same time. Please be mindful that you do not book coinciding walks. Organisers reserve the right to cancel double bookings to ensure full walk capacity.


*Not all walks are suitable for dogs. Dog owners are responsible for checking if a walk is suitable. If you are bringing your dog along please be mindful and keep your dogs on a leash at all times. Please provide your own dog waste bags, food and water. Your co-operation would be greatly appreciated. By registering for this event dog owners are acknowledging that the organisers have no responsibility to any incidents that may occur surrounding dogs.

Friday 15th september 2023

Saturday 16th september 2023

Sunday 17th september 2023

ISEN Community Groups involved
Inishowen Maritime Museum
The Exchange Inishowen
Carrowmenagh Community Centre
Artlink, Fort Dunree
Sliabh Sneacht Centre
Muff Community Development
Clonmany Community Centre
Greencastle Community Centre
Malin Head Community Centre
Moville Family Resource Centre
Colgan Hall Community & Resource
Centre Ltd, Men’s Shed
and other community organisations