Offaly Camino Canal Way Walk

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Offaly Camino Canal


Way Walk 2022


  • When

    St Patrick's Day (17th March 2022)

  • Where

    Route is along the Offaly Camino Canal Way Walk from Tullamore to Croghan Hill, Co. Offaly.

  • Cost

    €25 (Purchase below)


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This St. Patrick's Day (17th of March), trek 18km from Tullamore's Fiona's Way to Croghan Hill along the Canal and discover Offaly.
 
The Camino follows the Canal Way through some of the finest scenery in the midlands of Ireland. The route is a mixture of tracks, trails,  paths, finishing with 5km of country lanes/roads around Daingean and Croghan and finishing at or on Croghan Hill.

Walkers register for the Offaly Camino Canal Way Walk below. Simply enter walker details, emergency contact details etc and pay the registration fee to be emailed your ticket and sponsorship card.

Sponsorship cards are available to people that register so that people can raise funds for Self Help Africa. We are also asking people to set up an online donation page if they can with funds going to Self Help Africa. (contact Ronan at ronan[email protected]org if any help is needed with this regarding setting up a Facebook Fundraising page or an I-Donate Fundraising page)

Please note that the Offaly Camino Canal Way Walk at 18km is a safe flat medium challenging trek. Anyone carrying an injury, taking medication or unsure of their fitness, should consult with a doctor before registering.

Route highlights include:

  • Start off with a beginning morning prayer and thank you at the Fiona Pender memorial at the start of Fiona's Way along the Canal - 7.30/7.4am
  • Fiona's Way (start walking at 8am St. Patrick's Day) to Ballycommon Dist 7KM
  • Ballycommon to Daingean - Dist 6km
  • Tranquil back roads through Croghan to famous Historical Croghan Hill. - Dist 5km
  • Mass with Fr. Greg on Croghan Hill at 1pm
    The best cup of tea and BBQ you've ever had at the finish!

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