Four long distance hikers from the Waterford Scout County are just back from completing the Beara Way which is the best long distance walking route in Ireland. The Beara Way runs for 196km around the spectacular Atlantic peninsula shared by Cork and Kerry and includes circuits of Dursey Island and
Two of De La Salle Scout Group’s ‘Ultimate Hikers’ Eoin Kelly (3rd Cubs and DLS Rovers) and Colm Ennis (DLS Online Editor) have completed the Nízke Tatry Ridge in Slovakia.
Three long distance hikers from the Waterford Scout County are just back from a winter completion of the West Highland Way in Scotland
Well done to Peter Murphy who today completed his final stage of the duo of local long distance walking routes – the East Munster Way and the South Leinster Way.
Two mountaineers from the De La Salle Scout Group have successfully completed the GR20 High Level Route on the mountainous Mediterranean island of Corsica.
The E8 European long distance path is one of the European long-distance paths, leading 4700km across Europe, from West Cork to Istanbul in Turkey. The Irish E8 path which runs from Dursey Head to Dun Laoighre
“It’s the sort of long distance route that most keen walkers dream of. A long tough trek through some of the most majestic, remote and stunningly beautiful landscape you could dare imagine”.
The De La Salle Scout Group Leadership team were represented by Eoin Kelly (3rd Cubs) and Colm Ennis (3rd Scouts) on a Scottish winter expedition recently. Despite heavy rain and snow, occasional storm force winds and overall properly tough Scottish midwinter conditions, the lads put in an impressive mountaineering performance.