Make sure you stay safe whilst walking in the hills and countryside. Below are a number of free downloadable brochures featuring important safety information as well as details on how to enjoy the great outdoors responsibly.
This walk safely information leaflet has been produced by Mountaineering Ireland and covers how to choose suitable trail walks, planning your walk, appropriate clothing and what to do if you get lost or are in an emergency. The leaflet also provides information on how we can enjoy the Irish countryside responsibly.
Enjoy the Great Outdoors Responsibly
Produced by Sport Northern Ireland and the Northern Ireland Environment Agency the following guides contain information on how to be responsible for yourself, others and the environment whilst enjoying Northern Ireland’s outdoors.
A guide to using the great outdoors responsibility
A guide to enjoying the great outdoors responsibly with your dog
Every care has been taken to ensure accuracy of the information. We cannot accept responsibility for errors or omissions but where such are brought to our attention, the information will be amended accordingly.
Whilst all the clubs, associations and activity operators listed on this website generally operate according to which is accepted as current best practice, it is the responsibility of the participant to ensure that they are credible and all appropriate safety standards are adhered to. Outdoor Recreation Northern Ireland have, nor assume, any responsibility for the accuracy or the completeness of the information supplied or the service and level of care afforded by any of the clubs, associations and activity operators listed on this website.