About Us

Walk the Mournes is owned and operated by Peter Rafferty. Peter holds the following qualifications:

Mountain Leader (ML Award allows holders to guide people on any mountains in the UK or Ireland)
OCN Level 2 Tour Guide
REC 2 Outdoor First Aid Certificate
Geo Ambassador for Mourne Gullion Strangford UNESCO Global Geopark
Accredited Leave No Trace Trainer

  Accredited Expedition Assessor for the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award for Bronze, Silver & Gold Levels

At Walk the Mournes we are passionate about the outdoors and especially the Mourne Mountains and our aim is to give every client a safe and enjoyable experience on all our events. We have several qualified and experienced colleagues we use for larger groups.

Peter (left) and Paddy the 2 main guides with Walk the Mournes