Walking in the Mourne Mountains

Dundrum Bay Holiday Homes are ideally located as a base for a walking holiday, both low land and through the high Mournes.

Click on the following link for a detailed Walkers Guide of the Mournes, a 24 page download with detailed itineraries, images and route descriptions plus local information such as ‘best places to eat’ .


For details of more walks across the province click on the following link.


Countryside Walks is a local business which organises a series of mid-week guided walks, for this month the walks are;

Wednesday Walks Programme – June, 2012

Date         Walk Details                                       Meeting Place

6th Tievedockaragh & Mourne Way                   Leitrim Lodge Car Park

13th Ballyhornan Coastal Walk                             Ballyhornan Coastal Car Park

20th ‘The Two Lakes Walk’                         Dolly’s Brae Car Park, Castlewellan

27th ‘Forest, Bog & River Walk’                 Donard Car Park, Newcastle

Please Note: This month we are also doing a walk on Saturday 9th:

Tollymore/Tullybrannigan Lanes’      Islands Car Park, Newcastle

Important information relating to all walks:

  • Boots must be worn.
  • Please bring rainwear, snack and drink.
  • Walks are variable in length, (generally they are between 5 & 8 miles).
  • Walkers must be over 16 years of age.
  • No dogs allowed.
  • Any walker(s) who leave the walk do so at their own volition.
  • Please ring to book.
  • We reserve the right to change, cancel or abandon walks due to unforeseen or unavoidable circumstances.

All walks start at 11am.  Fee: £7 per person per walk.

(Note:  Other walks are available by arrangement;

for further information or to book a place on any walk please contact Cahal/Patricia:

Tel. No. 028 4377 8721 or email: cahalking@utvinternet.com)