WIN a week on the Camino & gear from 53 Degrees North

We are very excited to announce that the team have teamed up with 53 Degrees North to offer one lucky winner and a friend the chance to win a trip of a lifetime for you and a friend on the Camino de Santiago as well as all of your hiking essentials.

53 Degrees North and have partnered to give one lucky winner the chance to experience the Camino with a friend, walking the last 100kms of the famous Camino Francés from Sarria to Santiago. In addition to experiencing one of world’s most famous pilgrim routes, you will get kitted out with the best equipment including two pairs of Columbia walking shoes and two brand new Columbia jackets.


To enter all you need to do is enter your details, tell us who you would bring with you on your Camino journey and answer the simple question below.

Thank you to everyone who entered our competition. We are delighted to announce that Sylie Allen has won the competition. We hope that Sylvie enjoys her Camino trip and new gear from our friends at 53 Degrees North.

THE PRIZE53-degrees-north-camino-competition-camionways

6 Nights/7 Days on the Camino de Santiago in Northern Spain for two lucky people, plus the best outdoor hiking gear from 53 Degrees North!

  • Columbia Women’s Pouring Adventure Jacket (navy)
  • Columbia Women’s Newton Ridge Plus Waterproof II Boots
  • Columbia Men’s Pouring Adventure Jacket Blue
  • Columbia Men’s Newton Ridge Plus Waterproof II

We will also be giving the three runners up some comfortable walking socks to bring on their next outdoor trek.

The Camino de Santiago is an ancient path and unique journey. Pilgrims from all over the world have followed the many paths to Santiago de Compostela and the tomb of St James for centuries. Today, whether walking the Camino for religious or spiritual reasons, to finding yourself or for its natural beauty, the Camino de Santiago is a trip of a lifetime, a unique 53-degrees-north-walking-socks-camino-de-santiago-caminowaysexperience that inspires many, even after their journey is over. Sarria, in Galicia, is the most popular starting point for Camino pilgrims, as it marks the 100kms to Santiago. Pilgrims need to walk at least the last 100kms into the city to receive their Compostela pilgrim certificate.

53 Degrees North is proud to be a wholly Irish owned company. Created for active people that use their free time to pursue adventure sports! You’ll find a huge selection of the world’s most popular brands including The North Face, Berghaus, Columbia, Lowa, Jack Wolfskin, Regatta, Craghoppers, Icebreaker, Merrell, Osprey, Deuter plus many. Adventure is for everyone.


If the Camino is on your bucket list than now is your chance!

Winning the competition will give you the opportunity to walk a week of the most famous Camino route from Sarria to Santiago with a friend. Along the way you will discover beautiful Spanish villages, walk among strangers, tell stories with new friends, taste delicious dishes from Galicia and experience a walking holiday like no other.


Competition open to entries in Ireland & the UK
Competition is open until 9th March 2017. Winners will be announced by 53 Degrees North and in March
Prize cannot be exchanged for money, a cash alternative or any other items.
Holiday prize includes 6-night accommodation on B&B basis, luggage transfers and holiday pack for 2 people from Sarria to Santiago de Compostela. Travel dates subject to availability. Winners must book before 9 2018. No flights or insurance is included.
By entering this competition, you agree to register for the and 53 Degrees North mailing list.



  1. By Sandra O’ReIlly

    I would bring my hubby, difficult 2 years, it would be good to relflect and priorities what really important in life.

  2. By Lisa

    Thank you Pairicin. Good luck in the competition. Kind regards, Lisa.

  3. By pairicin nic gorain

    i have always been interested in re visiting the camino it was the best holiday i have ever had

  4. By

    would love to go camino i cant wait my passport ready to go now and cant wait to ge the specail stamps on the passport i saw the picture my sister of when she went there before i love to go since .

  5. By jamie kennedy

    would love to win the prize for the walk on the camino.

  6. By Lisa

    Hi Bernie, it is working with Google Chrome. Apologies for that. Could you send your entry to Kindest regards, Lisa.

  7. By Bernie Kiely-Prendergast

    Cannot find the submit button to enter the competition

  8. By Hannie

    Hi. I would LOVE to Win this for me and my daughter to have this unique experience together!

  9. By Barry

    Lisa will I need your bike or can I make it to the end !!! Hope I can find out firsthand praying to win

  10. By Vicky

    Would love to walk to Santiago & join the crowds

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