Next Walk - Boora Bog Co. Offaly

 Saturday  January 25th  

Route:  Start/Finish: At the Visitor Centre in Lough Boora Discovery Park


  • Meet: 10:00 in the visitors centre. 

  • Distance:  12/14km 3/3.5 hours 

  • Location:  Lough Boora Discovery Park located in County Offaly, between Tullamore, Birr & Clonmacnoise.

  • Difficulty:  Trail Flat and well marked. The park’s walks are rated as easy.

  • Gear: Boots (a short part of the route is muddy), warm clothing, rain gear, water & a snack.  

  • Cafe: There is a coffee shop in the Visitor Centre.  

  • Cost: The only cost is the Car Park Fees of €4

Members and Friends Welcome.


Information Events 



Information Event

February 6th 


Shop & Cafe 


Pilgrim Passports Available.


Information Stand

Feb 22nd & 29th

Mar  7th & 14th

Cotswold Outdoor

Boucher Retail Park

10:30 -2:30

Pilgrim Passports Available.


Information Event

February 15th 

St James's Church

Parish Hall


Pilgrim Passports Available.


Information Event

March 3rd 


Outdoor World  

**Time to be confirmed

Pilgrim Passports Available.

Midleton Cork

Information Event


February 22nd 

My Place

Community Centre


Pilgrim Passports Available.


Information Event

February 27th

Call of the Wild

9 Castle St, Sligo


Pilgrim Passports Available.

More Information Events Planned 

At these events the Society provide "Independent, non-commercial information on the Camino".

Offical Camino Passports(Credencial) and Guidebooks will be available for sale.


Please consider joining the Society - annual membership is just €20 or €10 for students.   

If you are contemplating walking the Camino: Talk to an experienced Pilgrim, one that you trust or is recommended to you by a friend. It’s much better to learn by others’ mistakes! And besides that there is a massive amount of information (and advice) to be found on the www. But beware: listen carefully, if you think you are getting bad advice, you probably are.

Most of it is common sense. How far you walk, how much you carry, where you sleep, is down to each individual’s personal preferences. Looking after your body and in particular your feet, is critical to everyone who wants to have a successful Camino. Invest in proper footwear, socks and shoes (boots), go to a specialist outdoor adventure store

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The Camino Society Ireland is a voluntary organisation, founded in 1992 by returned pilgrims to ‘give something back’ to the Camino and to future pilgrims.


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Camino Society Ireland
Cumann Camino na hÉireann

36 Upper Baggot Street

Dublin  D04 R6Y6.

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Phone: (+353) 087 224 3618


Camino Society Ireland C.L.G. (Reg in Ireland no.557712)

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