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    Building a Sustainable Business

    Focus on sustainability
    Strengthening rural communities
    Direct Impact
    Your Contribution Counts

    Your Contributions Making a Difference

    Launched in 2010, the Wilderness Conservation & Community Fund (WCCF) is an initiative that allows our travellers to give back to the environments and communities at the heart of our adventurous experiences in wild places.

    Each holiday includes a small optional contribution (less than 1% of the trip price) to the WCCF. 100% of all traveller contributions received go to supporting a wide range of conservation and community projects throughout the destinations we feature and visit. You can read all about our current key projects here, alongside details of other initiatives we have supported.

    Wilderness Ireland absorbs all of the administration costs of the fund and the projects, meaning the contributions deliver maximum impact. In addition, the Wilderness staff team dedicates 500+ hours of volunteering time per annum to those projects supported as part of our “Big 100” volunteering programme.

    Our Key Projects

    Discover the Key Projects supported by the Wilderness Conservation & Contribution Fund, including the Burren Beo Trust.

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    Our holidays reviewed
    in your own words

    I loved this trip. You wouldn't think a hiking trip could be relaxing, but this was. Every detail was carefully planned and executed. I hope to come back again one day.

    Susan Schoenberger
    Hiking & Island Hopping - Cork & Kerry
    Reviewed on 17/06/2022

    Rated 4.95 out of 5 based on 1,562 reviews

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    As Recommended By...

    You'll be in good company on a Wilderness Ireland Trip. Some of the biggest and best known names in the business have recommended us.

    Los Angeles Times
    National Geographic Adventure
    Men's Health
    USA Today

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