The Blackstairs Walk is a 30.5 Km. (19.0 Mile) mountain walk along the Carlow-Wexford border. The walk begins at Killanure (Grid Ref. S 890 537) off the R746 (previously L32) road from Bunclody to Kiltealy, and ends at Byrnes Pub in Glynn (Grid Ref. S 745 395).
The walk involves a cumulative ascent of 1,670 metre and takes an average of 9 hours to complete. A certificate will be awarded to all those who complete or participate in the walk.
Pre-Registration is now closed.
You can of course register for the walk on the day - Cost €10. Bus €5.
EastWest Mapping have produced a 1:25000 Map of Blackstairs area, and is now be available (Cost is €9.95 plus P&P ) at www.eastwestmapping.ie , and will soon be available at O'Leary's (Bunclody) and Great Outdoors (Dublin).