Céad míle fáilte! Out and About is a friendly Dublin-based hiking group for the gay and lesbian community and their friends. For 25 years the club has organised regular walks in the local Wicklow Mountains, along with trips to destinations further afield in Ireland and abroad. New members, and visitors to Ireland, are always very welcome to come along and join us for a day out in the mountains.
We will complete the Wicklow Way in stages over 8 Sundays, starting in Dublin on 8 February and finishing in April in Clonegal, County Carlow. These trail walks are a perfect introduction for novice hikers.
Event will be held on a Saturday afternoon in mid-late February. Details are being finalised.
The new year is a great time to start healthy habits and no better time to get out and about hiking. We look forward to seeing our members and new hikers on our upcoming weekly Sunday hikes.
December 2014 marks the club's 25th birthday. We plan to have many special events in 2015 to celebrate this very special year.
We've had some great trips away in the last few weeks to Achill Island, Fermanagh/Cavan region and the Burren.