How To Read A Map: A Hillwalk Guide

How To Read A Map “How to read a map?…”, my fellow hiker muttered as he twisted and turned the map this way and that. We hadn’t long started our hike [...]

January 13, 2019 by

Summer Hiking: How To Prepare

We recently had quite the heatwave here in Ireland, with temperatures in the high 20s to low 30s. For all of you unfamiliar with Ireland, that’s quite unusual. We usually [...]

July 1, 2018 by

Identifying Mountain Features

At Hillwalk Tours, we know that identifying mountain features and landscape features is a very important and useful skill to have when out in the hills. The ability to identify [...]

August 24, 2017 by