Drawing upon the passion and knowledge of the wild swimming community, this is a unique guide to the where, when, how and why of wild swimming in Ireland. Here they share their hard-earned secrets, expertise and spirit of adventure to bring together over a hundred of the most invigorating and rewarding swimming spots around the country. All of which have been tried and tested by swimmers who can be found immersed there regularly, come rain or shine, ice or balmy waters.
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Plus biosecurity, water access, road access, wild camping, the plastic problem and more…
Full of up-to-date local knowledge, invigorating stories and quirky tips, The Art of Wild Swimming is a brilliant, practical guide to wild swimming in Ireland which will help you make the most of your wild swims and the wild swimming community, as well as looking after the environment.