Tawnylust Lodge Offers

North Leitrim Glens 25th Hill Walking Festival
Easter Weekend - Saturday 31st March  & Sunday 1st April 2018

Would you like to discover the beautiful Leitrim Glens? Like to feel the wind in your hair and watch the mist rise and fall over the enchanting Glenade valley? Well, now's your chance. The good people of the Holey Soles Hill Walking Club are running their 25th annual walking festival. Why not stay at the wonderful Tawlylust Lodge nestled in those Leitrim Glens this Easter?

Glenade Valley

Weekend 3 night stay €239 for two people

Week stay €349 for two people


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North Leitrim Glens 25th Hill Walking Festival
Easter Weekend - Saturday 31st March  & Sunday 1st April 2018


We'll be climbing in the beautiful Glenade Valley, Co. Leitrim

Easter Saturday Walks

Long Walk

Glenade Escarpment- Western Side

Starting on the lower side of Glenade Lake the walk will follow a short climb to the escarpment, taking in views of Peek a Dha, Glenade Valley and the Sligo and Donegal coastlines and will finish on the beautiful little mountain of Tievebaun where walkers will visit the crash site of a World War ll airplane. The walk will descend to Eagle’s Rock Car Park. Distance 12km, Height 530m, Duration 6-7 hours.

Medium Walk

Glenade Escarpment – Western Side

Starting on the lower side of Glenade Lake the walk will take the short climb to the escarpment walking northwards and taking in wonderful views of Peek a Dha, Glenade Valley and the Sligo and Donegal coastlines and will descend to Eagle’s Rock Car Park. Distance 10km, Height 445m, Duration 4-5 hours.

Easter Sunday Walks

Eiascin Lake

Long Walk

Arroo Trail, the Cliffs and Lough Aroo

The walk will start out from Aghanlish Community Centre, where registration takes place and follow the bog road and zig zag path to Eiascin Lake via the magnificent cliffs overlooking the valley. It will then continue to Lough Arroo taking in the standing stone and environs. The walk will descend from Arroo to the top of the bog road and back to Aghanlish. This walk provides magnificent views of mountain, bog, lakes and the Donegal and Sligo coastlines. Distance 12km (TBC). Height 500m. Duration 5 - 6 hours.

Medium Walk

Arroo Trail and the Cliffs.

The walk will start out from Aghanlish Community Centre and follow the bog road making a gentle climb to Iascin Lake from the northern side. It will take in this small mountain lake and its environs, visit the magnificent cliffs overlooking Glenade valley before descending by the zig zag path back to Aghanlish Community Centre. Distance 10K. Height 440m, Duration 4-5 hours.


Arroo Trail Head

Arroo Trail Green Road

Green Road Arroo Trail head

Starting from Aghlanish Community Centre in the beautiful Glenade Valley (meaning Glen of Jealousy), this moderate linear walk follows an existing bog road before continuing onto the open hillside. The trail is located in an area of stunning natural beauty and is a special area of conservation with 360 panoramic views over the landscape. Views include Truskmore and Classiebawn Castle. As the trail follows open farmland it is unsuitable for dogs. Distance 8Km, Height 244m. Duration 2.5 hours approx

Registration will take place at Aghanlish Community Centre, Glenade Arroo Trail

Registration                                   Departure

Long Walks: 9 - 9:45 am               10 am

Medium Walks: 10 - 10:45 am      11 am

Sunday Ramble: 10:45 - 11 am      11.15 am

Registration Fees

Long or Medium Walk - 1 day only €15 Both days €25 Sunday Ramble €10

Fee includes: transport to & from walk location, tea, coffee & scones at registration both days. Home-made soup after Sunday walk

Saturday evening Meal €17 in Glens Centre, Manorhamilton 
followed by a screening of a documentary film on the route of the Nepal mules and a talk by film maker Michael Brown 

Fancy a No Junk January?

Come to Leitrim, clear the head, heart, soul & liver

view from hill top  of river Bonet meanding near manorhamilton
Bonet River Manorhamilton

Avail of our January offer of 10% discount
Choose between some of our beautiful hill, forest and lakeside walks or a meander by one of our many waterfalls. Breathe in the pristine air

View of U shaped valley Glencar Leitrim
Glencar Valley Leitrim

Verdant picnic area Rossinver Leitrim
Picnic Area Fowleys Falls Leitrim

Series of waterfalls at Rossinver Leitreim
Fowley's Falls Rossinver Leitrim

Enjoy some great local food at Luna Restaurant Dromahair or Gurns Bar Manorhamilton and make a visit to the Organic Centre Rossinver where you can learn to live the healthy way

Steak stirfry with rice and spoon in a bowl of seafood chowder
Sizzling steak stir fry & Atlantic gresh seafood chowder

Bowl and bag of green salad with flowers
Organic Salad Leitrim

plate with mozzarella covered chicken and large fries with salad
Mozzarella chicken with home cooked fries

Weekend 2 night stay €170 for two people (Fri & Sat)
Midweek 2 night stay €90 for two people (Sun to Thurs incl)
Add an extra night for €45 midweek
€20/stay for an extra person


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Want Time Away from it all this Christmas holiday?

We have it sorted for you

Escape it all to Lovely Leitrim, no traffic no noise, no hassle

Waterfall leitrim
Fowley's Falls

Walk in the wonderful Cavan Burren or some of our magical forests and waterfalls

Check out the top 5 walks to do over Christmas;

Court Tomb Irelands Ancient East
Court Tomb, the Cavan Burren

Weekend 2 night stay €189 for two people
Midweek 2 night stay €99 for two people


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Mindful Meander in Leitrim

Stay at the idyllic Tawnylust Lodge self-catering apartment nestled in the North Leitrim Hills

Join the local guide on a mindfulness walk through one of our hidden woods 

Enjoy the orange and brown Autumn hued trees and take some time to breathe in and reconnect with nature

Dine at Luna restaurant in picturesque Dromahair, main course from €15

Weekend 2 night stay €189 for two people, incl guided walk

Midweek 2 night stay €150 for two people, incl guided walk


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Tasting Spring in Leitrim 2016

Why not treat yourself to a weekend spent discovering Leitrim and its nature? Two nights at eco friendly Tawnylust Lodge just 2 hours drive from Belfast, Galway or Dublin, Stay at the lodge with stunning views over the landscape and participate on two walks in some of Leitrim's best locations.

yellow tit bird standing on branch
Blue Tit
leitrim forest walk
Wood Anemone

Sat April 16th Lurganboy Forest, Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim

river walk leitrim
Bridge over Bonet river

This event is a five course feast for the senses;

See the spring flowers that appear in this magical woodland location
Hear the first of the spring birds
Taste the newly provided wild food
Smell the wild garlic and woodland aromas
Touch all that nature has to provide for you

Spring is such a wonderful time to connect with nature. We have put together an enchanting two day nature extravaganza for you. The Primrose (prima rosa -first flower) has heralded spring. The Wood Anemone (wind flower) is shaking its head in the breeze and the bees and butterflies have made their first appearances of the season. We will introduce you to foraging in Leitrim and give you cooking tips and recipes for local foraged food found by the shores of the Bonet river.
Duration 2 hours 1-3pm
Refreshments served

guided nature woodland walk
Prima Rosa
nature walk with bird song

Sun April 17th, Fowley's Falls, Rossinver

cooking tips nd recipes for wild edibles
Foraging with Tina

Meander by the banks of the Glenaniff River and savour the freshness of the forest in spring. Gather wild garlic leaves and beech leaves while listening to bird song. Rob, the resident bird expert will share some fascinating facts about bird behavior. Enjoy stunning views of the waterfalls. Foraged food tips and recipes available to participants.
Duration 2 hours 1-3pm

Walks are at a slow pace and suitable for the not so fit.

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Two nights self-catering with two guided walks €119*per person for two adults sharing. 
€72 per person for four adults sharing. 

Fri - Sun April 14th - 17th
Free stay Thurs or Sun
Free walks for kids

All services included
* Even better value for our UK customers.

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e mail; tawnylustlodge@gmail.com


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