After a walk, you might feel a little bit tired, but have the impression that time passed quickly and have a feeling of happiness and well-being. Those are the signs that you enjoyed thoroughly the walk.
Do not forget the social aspect of walking in a group and the many benefits which it confers.
GEAR ALL YEAR ROUND. Hillwalking gear advisable for safety, comfort, and to cope with Irish weather. It will help to keep you dry, an important factor to enjoy a long walk when is raining:
Waterproof hiking boots
Good warm socks, hat and gloves
Thermal base layer
Thermal fleece jacket
Polyester water-resistance trousers
Waterproof Jacket & over-trousers
Small rucksack with waterproof cover
Spare thermal mid layer, hat and gloves.
LEAVE NO TRACE. KMHiking adheres to Mountaineering Ireland access policy when hillwalking:
Respect the mountain environment.
Leave everything as you find it
Take litter home with you
Regard for Landowners.
Act in a considerate and responsible manner
Be friendly and sociable with other walkers
Engage with rural communities and businesses in a polite manner.
KILLARNEY. "In beauty may you walk"
Killarney town is surrounded by Killarney National Park and a series of mountain ranges which combine geometrical profiles, dramatic contrasts and beautiful colours.
After a walk, you can enjoy its peaceful and friendly atmosphere, and the kindness and hospitality of the local people.