Discover Iveragh

Autumn on the Iveragh

It's a time filled with change.


Let's have a look at some of the highlights of the Iveragh in autumn.

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Winter on the Iveragh

A wonderful time to explore the outdoors

While the buzz of summer is exciting, the slower pace of winter is a welcome switch.

Derrynane Mass Loop

This interactive map can be used as companion for this looped walk, filling you with information on what you might find and where you might find it, from wildlife to local heritage sites, geology, and more.

Rossbeigh Area Walks

Glenbeigh Village, Rossbeigh, Behy River Walk, Faha Wood Fairy Forest


Read our interactive StoryMap about the beautiful places to walk in the Rossbeigh area on the north of the Iveragh Peninsula

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Beentee Looped Walk, Cahersiveen

Read our interactive StoryMap about this moderate loop walking route on an old Mass path, with spectacular views.

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Valentia Island Geotrail

Valentia Island hosts a rich and diverse range of geological features in a small area. These features reveal the story of a landscape shaped by volcanoes, scorching deserts, and icy wastes.

Read more about enjoy fascinating geology and beautiful scenery on this short trail along Valentia's North Coast.

Discover Pen Llŷn

Autumn in
Pen Llŷn

Autumn is a very exciting time of year from a naturalist's point of view, here are some of the wildlife and nature spectacles of Pen Llŷn in autumn.

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Winter in
Pen Llŷn

As the nights draw in and the sun draws ever shallower arcs across the southern skies, the character of Llŷn changes dramatically in the winter months. 

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Tuning into
Pen Llŷn

The crackling backdrop of an underwater kelp forest; the roar of a winter's storm; the cacophony of a Manx shearwater colony in mid-July. Sound is a powerful medium for documenting the landscape and its wildlife on a deeper and more immersive level than visual methods.

Dive into our audio journey through the nature and landscape of Pen Llŷn.

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