Donegal Climbing

We are the premier guiding and mountain adventure activity provider in the Donegal region and the Northwest of Ireland. 
Our days out are designed for the everyday weekend outdoor warrior, filled with fun, learning, adventure, expertise, great food, indulging treats, luxury accommodation with jaw dropping views.
You will be personally led by Irelands leading Mountaineer and adventure guide at your side Jason Black.
No experience is necessary but a smile is mandatory.

Guided walks, scrambles and climbs

This is a VIP experience and is specially reserved for a small group experience staying at Donegal’s very famous Everest Lodge. Idyllically located overlooking the beautiful Hornhead and Northwest Atlantic shore line, it’s simply jaw dropping beautiful and peaceful. This private weekend walking retreat is for three days and two nights full board with accommodation with expertly designed hikes daily. All 5* home cooked meals are provided and powerful after dinner accounts, pictures and footage of Jason Black’s climbs on the greatest mountains on the planet.

Jason Black can tailor special packages to accommodate all physical or nutritional needs. All walks and hikes can be easily adapted in length and intensity from beginners to the most advanced outdoor enthusiast.

Weekend Dates

November 2023
December 2023
People doing mountaineering
  • Stay at the famous Everest Lodge
  • Full board basis
  • All your Meals are provided
  • Stress-free experience
  • Small personalised groups
  • Homemade local produce
  • Professionally guided
  • Expert designed itinerary
  • Outdoor principles training
  • Exclusive hidden gems
  • Mt Everest experience
  • The K2 experience
  • A load of laughs & fun
  • Beers, wine or Alcoholic beverages, however your very welcome to bring your own for dinner or relaxing at night.
  • Good Weather.

Price €349, book Individually or couples or as a small private group.
€149 Deposit on booking, pay balance on arrival.

See more about the payment policy Here

Light house near river side

Hiking Itinerary



Meet and greet 4pm on Friday, settle into Everest lodge. Dinner at 7pm and head out for a night hike for 3hrs. 


Unique days hiking with spectacular views, and great food. Dinner back at Everest lodge that evening with Jason presenting life climbing the mighty K2.


Early morning hike until lunchtime Back to Everest lodge for late lunch 2.30pm, hot showers and  depart 4pm.

Everest Lodge

The very famous Mountaineers Lodge.

Everest lodge is located in the heart of Donegal’s adventure playground, perched on the wild atlantic way submerged in the derryveagh mountains, glenveagh national park and trails to take your breath away. It’s certainly the outdoor enthusiasts ideal adventure holiday base.

The accommodation wall’s speak a thousand words filled with magical photos and artifacts from expeditions to the greatestest mountains in the world. This unique property is kept in the highest standard with each spacious bedroom all ensuite with power showers. The house boasts two large sitting rooms a welcome open fire, a modern kitchen and a beautiful outside BBQ dining area. This is a very unique comfortable private weekend with everything adventure on your doorstep.