Activity Providers and Support Services

If you would like a suggested itinerary, to join a guided trails tour or to have a bespoke tour designed for your group please contact email:

Cycle Tours

Kilkenny Cycle Tours

Hire a bike and head off to experience a Bike’n’Hike cycle along scenic country roads to Bennettsbridge. Leave your bike there and walk back along the riverbank into Kilkenny City or Pedal and Paddle; returning by canoe along the river. Guided cycle tours for groups of 10 or more.

Prices: from €15 bike hire per day
Contact: Kilkenny Cycle Tours
Tel: +353 86 895 4961

Waterside Bike & Hike

Hire your bike from Waterside Bike & Hike and take a cycle along the River Barrow towpath from Graiguenamanagh to the picturesque village of St. Mullins or on quiet country roads to Inistioge. Adult and children’s mountain bikes, as well as electric bikes available.

Mountain Bike €15.00 per day
Electric Bike €25.00 per day

: Brian Roberts, Waterside Bike & Hike
Tel: +353 86 408 4008

Foraging in the Wild and Riverbank Eco Trails
Go on an unhurried adventure to gather wild food and discover all kinds of natural goodies on the river bank or explore the secret natural life of the river to discover who likes nesting where, why butterflies love some spots, see if you can spot an otter or even a kingfisher.Web:
Tel: +353 87 270 7189
Outdoor Clothing , Footwear and Supplies
Padmore & Barnes
Wolfe Tone Street, Kilkenny
Tel: +353 56 772 1037Opening Times: Monday to Saturday 9.00am to 6.00pm. Sundays and Public Holidays, 2.00pm to 6.00pm