Rhododendron Walking Festival

Rhododendron Walking Festival

In summer 2018 the inaugural ‘Rhododendron Walking Festival‘ took place along the tracks and trails of  Clogheen and surrounding areas (see the videos at the bottom of the page if you don’t know the area). 2018 was a huge success and the 2019 event was even more successful, with over 1,000 walkers taking to the beautiful tracks and trails of the Knockmealdown and Galtee Mountains.

The onset of the Covid-19 pandemic caused the much anticipated 2020 and 2021 festivals to be cancelled. However with the easing of restrictions the ever industrious Rhododendron Walking Festival Committee have swung into gear and are proud to announce the Harvest Walking Festival taking place on September 4th and 5th in lieu of the 2021 Rhododendron Walking Festival. If you wish to be informed when walks are ready for booking just sign up for updates with your name and email address in the subscription box on the right hand side of the site and we’ll let you know what is on and when.

                                                              In Association With       

Siul Eile Walking Group

You can also keep up to date with the Rhododendron Walking Festival at our Facebook Page – Facebook.com/VeeWalks. via our Twitter account at Twitter.com/VeeWalks or our Instagram account at Instagram.com/VeeWalks.

If you wish to receive updates on events before, during and after the next festival please sign up on the Subscription form to the right of the page.


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Video created by Jack Allen during the 2018 event.


 Video created by John McMahon & McMahonStudios, Ballyporeen

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