Paddle and Pedal helps visitors to get under the skin of Mayo’s beautiful countryside, using the waterways and the roadways to bring you on an outdoor adventure with a difference. Cycling and kayaking in Mayo is a great way to see the area, savour the fresh air and soak in the feelgood factor of the great outdoors! Paddle and Pedal offers the following services:
Guided kayak tours and lessons | Kayak hire | Guided cycling tours | Bike hire – self-guided tours
David, your guide and an accomplished kayaker or one of his experienced instructors and guides can bring you on an adventure on water or land. Paddle and Pedal tours bring you to the heart of the action and North Mayo’s secret treasures.
Kayak on the world-famous River Moy, where kingfishers swoop over the water, seals pop their heads up to say hello and salmon leap within inches of your kayak.
Paddle and Pedal has a fleet of modern sea kayaks, paddles and equipment. Tours can be tailored to suit each group or individual, as well as the weather and tides.
Because Paddle and Pedal are mobile it is possible to take advantage of a range of locations throughout the region. All ages and abilities are catered for.
Check out David’s video of Downpatrick Head below for a taste of the kayaking on offer along the Mayo North coastline.
Cycle through the lush greenery of the newly opened Monasteries of the Moy Greenway, or along quiet country lanes to explore ancient monasteries and unlock their secret past.
Picnic on hidden beaches, shared only with the vast Atlantic Ocean and its wildlife. Cycle back through 5000 years of history and culture, step off the beaten track and prepare to be rewarded with awe inspiring scenery, expert local knowledge and memories that will last a lifetime. Be the first to unearth Ireland’s last frontier.
Paddle and Pedal has a selection of top of the range Bottecchia and Lapierre Hybrid and Mountain bikes available for both adults and children. Lightweight frames and Shimano gears make for a smooth and comfortable ride, and trailers can be provided for little adventurers. All safety equipment is included (helmet, hi-vis and lock). Breakdown support is also provided.
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