Inch beach is one of Irelands most beautiful blue flag beaches, great for walking, surfing or just relaxing,and only a 5 minute drive (or 30 minute cycle) from us in Annascaul.
Travelling around Ireland in a car? Walking the Dingle Way? Why not take a day a spend it seeing the beautiful Annascaul/ Inch area by bike. Annascaul lake, Inch beach, Minard castle are all accessible by bike and a great way to see them. This year we have two Tuscan Hybrid Bikes (Male & Female) for our guests to rent. All safety gear & maps supplies are supplied. Email us for details.
Annascaul Black Pudding is an artisan homemade black pudding. The Irish black pudding was first made when Ashe's shop was established in Annascaul in 1916. The original black pudding recipe has been handed down through three generations of the Ashe family. Continuing in that tradition, Annascaul Black Pudding is handmade by Thomas Ashe on the Dingle Peninsula in County Kerry. It is a unique Irish black pudding, is high in iron, contains no artificial additives or preservatives and is low in fat. Annascaul Black Pudding is renowned for its' smoothness of texture, rich flavour and high nutritional values. Its' versatility makes ...
CELEBRATE 100 YEARS OF HISTORY. Tom Crean’s epic solo march to save Teddy Even’s life for which he received the Albert medal for bravery. Faha – Mount Brandon – Brandon Peak – An Gearan – Ballysitteragh – Connor Hill Car Park – Sliabh Maca Re – An Cnapan Mor – Windy Gap – Cnoc Mhaoilionain – Com Dubh Beag Receive your very own Tom Crean medallion from one of our special guest explorers at the finish line. For more details on the walk please click on the Annascaul Walks website http://annascaulwalks.org/hillwalking/tom-crean-endurance-walk/
CELEBRATE 100 YEARS OF HISTORY. Tom Crean's epic solo march to save Teddy Even's life for which he received the Albert medal for bravery. Faha - Mount Brandon - Brandon Peak - An Gearan - Ballysitteragh - Connor Hill Car Park - Sliabh Maca Re - An Cnapan Mor - Windy Gap - Cnoc Mhaoilionain - Com Dubh Beag Receive your very own Tom Crean medallion from one of our special guest explorers at the finish line.
The Dingle Way leads right into Annascaul Village from Camp via the beautiful Inch beach. The diversity of different landscapes is the why the Dingle Way is one of the most popular trail trails in Ireland. It is traditionally walked in a clockwise direction starting in Tralee, but a lot people opt to take a bus to Camp and start from there. Visit www.dingleway.com for a complete trail description
Thomas Ashe tells us about the history of a family business nearly 100 years in existence and describes the process to produce their flagship product the Annnascaul Black Pudding
Our friends, Kevin & Jannelle, sitting outside one of the most photographed pubs in Ireland, Dan Foleys, Annascaul.
Its been closed for a while now, but still attracts people for the obligatory photo!!
One of the main attractions of Annascaul is the story of Tom Crean and the South pole Inn. Crean was born in 1977 in Gortacurraun. In 1983 he choose what was then a common career option in and around Annascaul – and enlisted in the Royal Navy. In 1901 commander Robert Scott an route to Antarctica, called into New Zealand to refit his ship Discovery. Crean volunteered and was accepted for the trip.It would be the first of three major expeditions for the young Kerryman. Though his name appears rarely on the records of that first expedition,Crean made his mark with Scott.
Annascaul walks is a small friendly walking club in the heart of the Dingle Peninsula, where brooding mountains, stunning coastlines and fast flowing rivers provide magnificent year round walking. The club embodies the adventurous spirit the friendly humour and the co-operative nature of Annascaul’s famous son, Tom Crean the antarctic explorer.
The club holds two scheduled walks each Sunday, meeting at Hanafins bar on the main street. We extend a warm welcome to individuals and clubs of all ages and abilities to join us on one of our walks or to follow one of the many trailed walks in the area.
For more details on the walks, plenty of photos or to join, check out the website.
Inch Beach is one of the most picturesque beaches on the Dingle Peninsula in Co.Kerry and is a really beautifull place to learn to surf. It is a blue flag beach that runs literally for miles. Three miles of sandy beach, for bathing, surfing, sea angling. Inch Strand was chosen by David Lean as the beach location for “Ryan’s Daughter”. The film “Playboy of the Western World” was shot entirely at Inch.
Inch is roughly 30 minutes from both Dingle and Killarney and 45 mins from Tralee, But more importantly only a 5 minute drive from Annascaul.