Date: Friday 7th September – Monday 10th September 2018
Cost: Approx €190
Tour Organiser: Richard Willis
Bus leaves Kilkenny College 8:45am on Friday 7th September and returns Monday evening.
This is a physically demanding trip, entailing water sports and hill walking
Achill Outdoor Education Centre website: www.achilloutdoor.com
Students will need to have money to buy tea on the return journey on Monday evening, we generally break the journey for this. There is a garage shop within walking distance of where we are staying for those who feel they will need extra sustenance during our stay!
All students travelling should bring with them
Walking shoes or Wellington boots
Runners (an old pair that will get wet and doesn’t matter if destroyed)
Woollen hat and scarf
Swimming togs, towel and toiletries
Cord trousers, tracksuit bottoms (denim is not suitable for activities)
Warm socks (football)
2 warm thin jumpers/fleeces
Refuse sack for bring wet gear home
One piece of luggage each (no framed rucksacks)
If students have their own wet suit and/or booties, rash vest, etc it is a good idea to bring them.
The application time for this trip has now been closed
The application for this trip has now been closed
PROPOSED BELFAST TRIP
A day trip leaving Kilkenny College early in the morning and returning approx 10pm
- Proposed date: April 2019
- Cost: Approx €50
The programme will include
- a guided bus tour of the city
- visiting the Titanic museum
- Water activities provided by Bryson Lagan Watersports
- Dinner provided by City Picnic
- An opportunity to do some shopping in the city centre.
If a student wishes to participate please
- fill in and return the belfast-consent
To be advised. In the past these have included a Bogathon, Cloughjordan Eco Village and an Army Boot Camp