October Events at Connemara National Park

Connemara October Events Poster 2019

We have a full programme of events for October 2019. See poster for a quick overview of our schedule from October 5th to 20th. Our Halloween/midterm break programme will follow!


More details on these events are shown below. For enquiries and bookings please phone 095 41054.

Sat 5th 

Map Reading Walk@ 11am

Talk: The Connemara Pony a product of its environment @ 3pm

Sun 6th    

Diamond Hill Explorers Club – Open your eyes to nature @ 10.15am

Finding Flora & Fauna Walk @ 3pm

Sat 12th

*Farm Walk & Talk @ 10am

*Archaeology Walk @ 11am

*Talk by Joan Johnson “Sofia Sturge & the Connemara Basket Industry in Letterfrack  1888-1905 @ 2pm (in conjunction with the Connemara Green Festival)

*Connemara Bees Talk “Buzzing about heather” @ 3pm

Talk: The beauty of Trees @ 4.30pm

Sun 13th

*Walk: Explore a Special Place (Derryclare Wood) @ 11am  Booking essential on 095 41054/087 2919721)

*Walk: Food from Trees @ 3pm

Sat 19th

Archaeology of the Park Walk @ 11am

Talk: History on a Postcard @ 3pm

Sun 20th

Diamond Hill Explorers Club – Furry Woolly & Wild beasts @ 10.15am

Walk through history with the notable people of Connemara @3pm

* In conjunction with Connemara Green Festival – see www.connemaragreenfestival.ie for more details