Coastal Canyoneering

Coasteering Ireland

Coastal Canyoneering

TOP HIGHLIGHTS

  • Coastal Canyoneering (Coasteering as it is also known) at Hook Head is the best location in Ireland for this awesome adventure activity.
  • We pride ourselves on the high quality equipment that we provide our clients as well as our dedicated Coasteering guides.
  • Our wetsuits are 5mm thick and super warm – we clean all our wetsuits with eco neoprene cleaner after every use, ready and fresh for when you put them on!
  • We provide wetsuit socks for extra warmth and comfort while coasteering Hook Head, as well as a buoyancy aid and helmets for extra protection.
  • This is an adventure experience that you and your group will never forget!
  • Explore the ancient limestone cliffs of Hook Head from a truly unique perspective!
  • Discover caves and secret lagoons that you could never have known existed.
  • Naturally made aqua slides and swimming tunnels will get your adrenaline pumping.
  • Cliff JUMPs into pristine clear blue water will make you feel more alive than ever before (optional)
Coasteering Wexford

THE HOOK PENINSULA

The stunning Hook Peninsula is a beautiful outcrop of land jolting out off the south west Wexford coast. The peninsula has a diverse mix of magnificent sandy beaches, rugged rocky cliffs and limestone slabs giving home to an array of wildlife. We are most famous for being home to the oldest operational lighthouse in the world! (800+ Years). The Hook Lighthouse still stands proud at Hook Head, completely intact and looking magnificent for miles around. With stunning sights and scenes of epic drama in days of old the place is steeped in history and stories of destruction that you must hear! Today it is one of the most beautiful and truly peaceful areas of coast to visit in Ireland.

What To Bring

  • Bottle of water
  • Runners you don’t mind getting wet
  • Arrive Wearing Bathing Suit / Togs for under your wetsuit (Please avoid cotton)
  • Old shorts to wear over your wetsuit
  • Towel
  • Extra food e.g bar, nuts, flapjack etc (full day)
  • Waterproof Sun cream

What Is Included

  • Full Wetsuit
  • Coastal Canyoneering Safety Gear – Helmet & Buoyancy Aid
  • Qualified Guide to Lead You Every Step of the Way
  • Mid Experience Snack!
  • Post Experience Hot Drink

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I check availability and book my experience?
You can view live availability and book in by clicking on the “Book now!”-button at the top of this page. Choose the date and time of your preference and available times and the number of spaces available will then be displayed, after which you fill in your personal details and complete payment in order to confirm your reservation. You will receive a confirmation email within minutes, if not, please make sure to check your spam folder and mark us as “safe” as you will also receive an important reminder email.
When should I arrive and what is the starting location?
You should arrive at Slade Harbour no later than the tour-start time stated on your ticket.
What is the minimum age?
The minimum age for this experience is 13.
What level of fitness do I need?
You will need to be in good physical health, but don’t have to be extremely fit to take part.
Do I need to be able to swim?
You do not need to be able to swim, however, it is recommended you are confident in the water. You will be wearing a buoyant wetsuit and will also be provided with a buoyancy aid to go over this and a qualified guide will always be near you.
I have never done Coasteering / Coastal Canyoneering before, can I still do it?
Most people who join our Coastal Canyoneering sessions have never done Coasteering before, and this is absolutely fine. You will receive instructions before you hit the water and the guides will be with you along the way.
Is it safe?
When it comes to outdoor activities there is always a certain amount of risk involved, however, we have worked hard to minimize these risks. Your safety is our main priority; our equipment is of the highest quality and is replaced when necessary. Furthermore, all our guides are highly experienced and fully qualified.
Do I have to do the jumps?
Not at all, you don’t have to do all the jumps if you don’t feel up for it, however, we are here to help you step out of your comfort zone, so we will always give you the option to challenge yourself, but we will never make you do anything you are not happy to do.
Do you have showers, toilets and changing rooms?
There are toilets available at Slade Harbour, but no shower facilities, unfortunately. We highly recommend you come to the meeting point with your swimwear on underneath your clothing to make the transition into wetsuits easier, as there are no changing rooms at the location.
Do you do private group tours?
We certainly do, for more information you can click here and contact us via info@theirishexperience.com . For more Frequently Asked Questions click HERE

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