Greenway Adventures is a collection of 11 Mayo-based adventure tourism providers that, together, form the county’s first adventure trail. This is a The trail comprises land and water-based activities in a collection of soft, family and extreme adventure offerings, allowing tourists the opportunity to mix and match myriad adventure activities in one area. All activities are based near to and along the route of the Great Western Greenway These include rock climbing, abseiling, fishing, windsailing, sailing & kite surfing and paddle boarding as well as hiking/walking and equestrian pursuits. These world class activity providers offer you the opportunity
to create your own adventure.The Great Western Greenway meanders 42km
along the line of the famous Westport to Achill railway which closed in 1937 and the route runs directly behind the Mulranny Park Hotel. The Greenway is an exhilarating outdoor experience and offers incredible scenery along
its route such as Clew Bay, Croagh Patrick and the Nephin Beg mountain range.
Launching Greenway Adventures, Taoiseach Enda Kenny said: “I am delighted to wish Greenway Adventures well with this great addition to Mayo’s tourism offering. Tourism will play a key role in Ireland’s recovery. The development of innovative tourism products which exploit the country’s natural advantages, such as adventure tourism, can tap into a significant potential market.”
THE Greenway Adventures members are: Mulranny Walking Guides, Clew Bay Bike Hire, Saoirse na Mara Sea Kayaking, Blackfield Surf School, Clew Bay Angling, Pure Magic (kitesurfing & paddle boarding), Bellagragher Bay Boat Club (traditional and high-speed sailing), Calvey’s Equestrian, Rock le Tomas (rock-climbing, abseiling), Professional Coaching Services (windsurfing) and Surf Mayo.
A Greenway Adventures guide featuring a map, information and contact details for all 11 members, including GPS coordinates, is available from Mulranny Park Hotel, tourism offices and adventure tourism providers.
More information can be found on www.mulrannyparkhotel.ie