Meet the Guides

The choice of walking trails on offer cover a range of walking abilities from the challenge of The Reeks and Carrantuohill to ambling through the National Park.

All our walks are led by experienced walk leaders who are there to ensure that the correct routes are followed and carry all necessary equipment for the safety of the group. They have a great wealth of knowledge about the mountains and hills as well as providing interesting information on the beautiful scenic landscape.

John O’ Sullivan
Walking Guide
Born and raised on the foothills of the McGuillycuddy Reeks, where his family are fourth generation landowners, John O’Sullivan spent his childhood working with his father sheep farming in the mountain terrain of The Reeks. He has now been climbing The Reeks for over 3 decades and has an intimate knowledge of the peaks, valleys and hidden glens of these beautiful mountains.

John has been a voluntary member of Kerry Mountain Rescue for the past 20 years and operates and runs The Lodge and Reeks Guiding Company, lodgeandreeksguiding.com. From his vast experience and knowledge of the terrain Johns guiding business offers a diverse range of walks, climbs and challenges in The Reeks to cater for all levels of Fitness. Covering The Kerry Way, Dingle Way, Cliffs of Moher and Day Trips to mountain walks and climbs in the South West. Website: http://lodgeandreeksguiding.com/