Illantra The Mythical Donegal Island.

If you are ever going nowhere in particular you may just find yourself on Illantra. Just off the west coast of Donegal this small uninhabited ( by humans ) Island is beloved by creatures and birds who live,… Read More

Sea Kayaking Donegal, Ireland

New Photo Gallery.

Our Sea Kayaking Donegal website photo gallery  has been updated with pictures featured from our 2021 sea kayak tours. I hope the new gallery shows the diverse nature of our sea kayaking tours and what we have to offer… Read More

Cryptic Grey seal Hornhead

Cryptic Grey Seal Sites West Donegal

By putting together my knowledge of grey seal pupping sites with Conor’s degree in Zoology from NUI Galway, we were able to get our research notes published in this years edition of The Irish Naturalist Journal  https://irishnaturalistsjournal.org/  Little… Read More

Donegal’s Rocky Whitewater Slides

High in the foothills of the Bluestack mountains you will find one of Donegal’s best loved kayaking secrets, a succession of several rock slides known affectionately as the Slabs. Getting the right water levels to run this section… Read More

Gola Island Donegal

Gola Island (Gabhla) is a mid-size island 2km from the mainland of Gweedore (Gaoth Dobhair) in N.West Donegal and Is a fantastic wild Island to explore either by foot or by sea.

Kayak Surfing. Donegal to the World Championships.

Winter Kayaksurf at Narin Strand Portnoo Donegal is a great place to be a kayaker with a huge range of stunning coastline from cliffs to unspoilt offshore islands, pristine beaches and practically hundreds of lakes and fast flowing… Read More

Donegal Sea Arches.

The west Donegal coastline is full of holes. Most are in the form of caves and sea arches (not to mention a few tunnels thrown in for good measure). Take the sea arches; there are a lot of… Read More

Kayaking the Unseen Donegal Coastline.

Donegal has many miles of coastline some of which is fairly remote and challenging. West coast weather can also be unpredictable at the best of times so a good understanding on how the current weather conditions will affect… Read More

First blog post

The idea is to show you the places along Ireland’s Donegal coastline that don’t normally show up on the main tourist websites and their social media pages. Places along this amazing Wild Atlantic coast like the uninhabited offshore islands and remote cliffs and coves that are hard to get to..