Seaweed foraging & ecology walk, Renvyle, Connemara. Guided. 2 hours.
Enjoy foraging for seaweed on this guided walk along one of Connemara’s magnificent beaches tasting salty delights and learning about the areas ancient past and unique ecology. Pax: min 2, max 10. Available throughout the year on request.
Discover Connemara’s hidden, edible treasures during our 2-hour guided ecological walk across a scenic Connemara beach! Forage for edible seaweeds (tastings as you go) and learn why the wildlife of this area is of such international importance. Learn about the fascinating history of Connemara’s land and seascapes, in a spirit of conservation with our knowledgeable ecology guide.
A world of wonder lies between the sea and the beach. You will gain an insight to all the various species of plants in the area such as the edible seaweeds on the sea rocks. Pax: min 2, max 10.
Available throughout the year on request.
Fully guided seaweed foraging walk by local ecologist. Seaweed tastings.
Meet point: Car park for Siver Strand beach, Renvyle, Co Galway – GPS co-ordinates: Lat: 53.6009895,Long: -9.9530075. Bring rain & windproof gear, water/refreshments, camera and sun block if the weather is good! A minimum of 2 people are required for a walk to proceed.