General News


[ Tue, 6th Jun 2017 ]
The following is our walking schedule for the next few months. 
Saturday, June 10th:   Walk for All -  Athgoe to Sallins.   Flat walk along the canal with a coffee break in Sallins....return walk approx. 4 hours. 
Saturday, June 17th:   8.30am Start.   Lugnaquilla (weather dependent).   Difficult.
4.5 hours approx.
Saturday, June 24th:   Mullaghacleevaun - 4 hours - Moderate
Saturday, July 1st:   Piers Gate to Knocknacloghogue - 4 hours - moderate
Saturday, July 8th:   8.30 am start.   Camaderry Circuit/Turlough Hill.   Difficult - 5 hours.
Saturday, July 15th:   Walk for All.   (to be decided)
Saturday, July 22nd.   Church Mountain to Donard.   Moderate   3.5 hours.
Saturday, July 29th.   Glencree to Kippure  - Moderate - 4 hours
Saturday, August 5th - Shay Elliott Walk - Moderate - 4 hours
Saturday, August 12th - Walk for All - Sliabh Blooms - Easy/Moderate - 3.5 hours
Saturday, August 19th -   8.30 start    Aughavannagh  (By Request) - Moderate - 4 hours
Saturday, August 26th - 8.30 start - Djouce from Chrone Wood plus optional addition to Warhill/Maulin    Moderate/Difficult  -  3.5/5hours.
Saturday, September 2nd - Massey/Cruagh - Moderate - 3 hours.
All walks are subject to suitable weather conditions and there will be a local walk each Saturday depending on interest.
Please remember that Members walk at their own risk.
Organising Group.
Trip to An Creggan, Sperrin Mountains.....a wonderful weekend was had by our walkers in this beautiful and undiscovered part of the country.   Many thanks to Pat Jacob, Clarinda and Jim Noonan for organising and introducing us to their friends who had such a warm welcome for us.....great walking, food and accommodation.