Knockmealdown Active

Tipperary Knockmealdown Mountains Rapeseed photo

Knockmealdown Active

 Knockmealdown Active is a multi-community initiative to promote trade and tourism in the communities at the foothills of the Knockmealdown Mountains in Co. Tipperary, Ireland.

The communities involved are Ballyporeen, Clogheen, Goatenbridge, Ardfinnan and Newcastle.

This website and the activities carried out by Knockmealdown Active are part of an overall Recreational Strategy for the Knockmealdown Mountains.

If you wish to contact Knockmealdown Active you can email info@KnockmealdownActive.com.

*** CURRENT EVENTS ***

                                      Knock ME Down Challenge 2017

Taking place on Saturday September 16th, click here for details.

Booking from 9am Tuesday June 13th

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*** PAST EVENTS ***

A total of 3 walks being taken in aid of Parkinson’s Sufferers. Walk A (Ballyporeen to Newcastle) is 32km, Walk B (Clogheen to Newcastle) is 15km and Walk C (Goatenbridge to Newcastle) is 8km. All cost €20 per person to participate. Sponsorship cards are available at shops and businesses around South Tipperary. For further details on the walk visit the information page here. If you know what it entails you can go straight to the booking page using the link below.

Online Booking For This Event Has Now Closed

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As part of the Pilgrim Paths Week 2017 celebrations in April, Knockmealdown Active will organise a walk from Mount Melleray in Waterford, over the mountain to Ardfinnan in Tipperary. There will be two options for walkers, a led-walk and a self-navigate option for the more adventurous. Walkers will gather at the Green in Ardfinnan at 9.00 on Saturday, April 15th 2017. The walk will begin at 11am from Mount Melleray.

Full details of the walk are available at this link, the event has obviously now completed.

September 25th 2016 Canoe-B-Q

Our final Canoe-B-Q event of the season was held on Sunday September 25th. You’ll find photos of the event on our Facebook Page.

The September 25th Canoe-B-Q (Canadian Canoe or Kayak trip down the beautiful River Suir from Cahir to Ardfinnan with a tasty BBQ at the finish) was fully booked. If you wish to be informed when events are announced just Like and Share our Facebook Page or fill in the Subscription Pop Up on this page and you’ll receive an email for all our upcoming events as they come online.

Canoe B Q - Sunday September 25th 2016

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KNOCK ME DOWN Adventure Challenge

The fully booked Saturday September 10th cycle, run/walk and Kayak event around beautiful south Tipperarywas a huge success. You’ll find plenty of photos and video of the event on our Facebook Page.

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‘Knock ME Down’ Adventure Challenge - September 10th 2016

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KnockmealdownActive.com Canoe-B-Q (Canadian Canoe or Kayak trip down the beautiful River Suir from Cahir to Ardfinnan with a tasty BBQ at the finish). The Sunday July 31st event was a fully booked and a very fun event, photos now available on our Facebook Page.

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Pilgrim Paths Day 2016

Walk from Mount Melleray to Goatenbridge

Knockmealdown Winter Walks

Photos from Cahir to Ardfinnan Canoe-BQ – Sunday September 27th

Photos from Cahir to Ardfinnan Canoe-BQ – Sunday September 6th

Canoe-B-Q-July-26th

Photos from Cahir to Ardfinnan Canoe-BQ – Sunday July 26th

St. Declan's Way Walkers 2015

Photos from St. Declan’s Way Walk – Cashel to Cahir – Saturday July 25th

Canoe-BQ – Cahir to Ardfinnan – June 28th – Photos

St. Declan’s Way Walk – Pilgrim Paths Day, April 4th, 2015 – Photos & Video

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Active in the Knockmealdown Mountains

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