Get outdoors and try a new adventure this summer!
This year’s Festival features two whole weeks of bustling adventures and action-packed activities. Get active and explore the stunning and world-renowned Kilkenny countryside, our rivers, hills, treks and trails, with the help some of Kilkenny’s experienced outdoor activity providers. There’s something for absolutely everyone. Why not try an activity you have never tried before? Be adventurous! And most important, enjoy it! Kilkenny has several amazing activity trails suitable for all ages, all fitness levels. Take in the beautiful surrounds of picturesque locations in Kilkenny, while joining one of the weekly Trek and Treat events. Make a splash and take part in a Rowing Camp or a guided White Water Adventure. Why not Paddle Board you way along the river with our weekly river activities? Discover the delights of the countryside on horseback! Or perhaps you’d like to develop your equestrian skills on a 5 day Riding Camp? From Fly Fishing to Clay Pigeon Shooting, Archery and Rock Climbing. Kilkenny boasts so many pursuits and opportunities to master your skills or learn a whole host of new ones. There’s also FUN, FUN, FUN for the kids with a whole range of activities, including bush-craft, trail running, slackline and ninjaline skills and lots, lots more.
Many thanks to our sponsors and partners Kilkenny County Council, Kilkenny Tourism, Fáilte Ireland, Kilkenny Recreation and Sports Partnership, Tyndall Mountain Group and the Kilkenny LEADER Partnership SICAP team for their support. For information on a whole range of walking, cycling food and craft trails, visit: www.trailkilkenny.ie. For information about future walking events contact Kilkenny Recreation and Sports Partnership by visiting www.krsp.ie Come along, connect with like-minded adventurers and be inspired! We reckon there is something for absolutely everybody!