Prepare to be captivated by the natural wonders of Cork, Ireland's Rebel County. Lace up your hiking boots and join us as we embark on a journey to uncover the best hikes in this charming region, all while showcasing our favourite G+C gear for outdoor enthusiasts.
1. BREATHTAKING BEAUTY AT THE BEARA PENINSULA
Get ready for an extraordinary hiking experience at the Beara Peninsula in Cork. Step out in style with vibrant and trendy activewear like the Kin Breaker in Wild Raspberry and the Kin Active Crop Tank in Black. Embrace the adventure in the versatile Celero Legging in Jet Black, providing both comfort and flexibility. Don't forget to bring along a stainless steel water bottle to stay hydrated along the way. As you traverse the stunning cliffs and coastal paths, be prepared to witness breathtaking beauty that will leave you in awe.
For some practical information on the locations and lengths of popular trails click here.
2. EXPLORING THE MAJESTIC GOUGANE BARRA
Discover the wonders of Gougane Barra in Cork in all its magical glory! Start your hike in comfortable shorts or leggings paired with a trendy t-shirt. Layer up with a zip hoodie providing warmth during cooler weather. Don't forget to bring a belt bag to keep your essentials close at hand. As you immerse yourself in the serene atmosphere and behold the tranquil lake surrounded by lush greenery, you'll realise why Gougane Barra is a hidden gem worth exploring. Not many people talk about this place but it is very very special. Cork people really don’t like sharing.
For local info and how to get there, get around and plan a route, follow the info here.
3. THE MAGIC OF THE MIZEN PENINSULA
Uncover the magic of the Mizen Peninsula in Cork, while staying stylish and comfortable in fashionable activewear from your favourite Gym+Coffee (hello!!). Choose shorts and a tee for a sporty and trendy hiking ensemble. Layer up with a jacket to stay warm and protected from the elements. Complete your look with a running cap to shield yourself from the sun. As you hike through rugged cliffs and immerse yourself in breathtaking coastal scenery, you'll feel confident and ready for any adventure.Mizen is as raw and rugged as it gets but it is worth every bead of sweat. For all the usual practical info, important for somewhere as remote as this, click here.