Meet Mikee Hamilton of Harbour Sup & Sail Ireland
Hi Mikee, could you tell us a little bit about yourself?
Harbour sup n sail based in Enniscrone Co Sligo and Ballina Co Mayo we are Ireland's premier dedicated ASI accredited SUP school offering Tuition ,Hire and Adventure tours . The business is run by Mikee Hamilton a Waterman with over 40 years experience on the water.
Tell us a little bit about yourself and your experience with paddleboarding
Asi instructor level 1,2,3 flat water , downwind and surf sup paddling since 2007
Location Overview - Tell us about your water environment
Belleek forest park is the largest native woodland in Ireland . This amazing backdrop for you paddle on the famous River Moy Ireland’s and one of Europe’s premier salmon fishing rivers . Surf the perfect waves on Enniscrone beach with quality reef breaks for the more advanced . Explore the amazing west coast caves and islands . Glassy Jurassic lakes with mountain back drops
What services do you offer?
We offer lessons, rentals, tours. We paddle Enniscrone, Killala bay , Bartra Island , River Moy , Lough Conn. All of which offer stunning nature, rich locations to paddle with breathtaking scenery and a safe fun environment to sup.
Can you tell us some interesting notes about the area?
Our Annual Connaught Battle of the paddle event brings together Ireland’s sup community for a weekend of Sup racing and surf usually held late April . From the seal colonies of the Moy to the dolphins of Killala bay your never short of company on the water . Leaping Salmon ,Trout and Mullet ,sunfish and a huge variety of birds both sea and country. Cliffs and Caves ancient monastery and castles await you Ireland has something new to discover in every direction
Do you have a season or do you operate year round?
Open year round for bookings and hire (7days per week April -October)
Tell us about your favorite local food and why you love it
Ait Eile , Pudding Row , Crockets on the Quay or the Ice house
Where would you recommend travelers stay nearby?
Various Air B&B , Ice house hotel
10% off rentals
Learn how to stand up paddle and have SUP lessons at Harbour SUP n Sail, an ASI accredited learn to stand up paddle school, located at Enniscrone Pier Co Sligo and the Quay Ballina Co Mayo.
Harbour SUP n Sail is owned and operated by Mikee Hamilton. He's been paddling since 2008 and is experience in a range of SUP skills from paddling flat water, downwinding and SUP surfing in waves up to 6ft.
Mikee started the SUP school because of his enjoyment of paddling and introducing others to the sport.
He holds ASI Instructor accreditation for enclosed flat water and exposed waters locations, and surf locations, as well water rescue, first aid qualifications and PWC boat operators licence. He is assisted in the SUP school with experienced and accredited SUP instructors.
Harbour SUP n Sail offers group and private SUP lessons, certificate courses, SUP tours, from beginner to advanced, for children, adults, parties, school groups, backpackers, universities and corporates.
The school also offers specialized tours, team building, groups, stag’s & hens and can also provide great deals on accommodation and organise BBQs, buffets or full sit down meals through our partner business. Other activities include dinghy sailing.
Enniscrone Pier is an ideal place to learn as it is smooth waters and protected from the wind. The nearby Bay and Beach are also ideal locations to learn and increase you skills. There is crystal clear waters and a variety of wildlife including seals and dolphins. The coastal scenery is amazing.
The Quay Ballina , Moy river and Belleek Forest park all combine to make this one of the most outstanding areas for Paddleboarding in Ireland. The Quay has calm waters and ideal to learn. The Forest Park has amazing views, and an abundance of wildlife. For the more experienced, tours are conducted up Moy Rivers, which goes for over 10 kms and takes you under bridges and into the town of Ballina and the famous Ridge Pool
Stand up paddling with Harbour SUP n Sail offers are wide choice of locations and experiences where you come for one lesson, increase your skills or take in the scenery and enjoy paddling in this amazing location in Ireland.
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