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Schedule of Walks and Events to August 2017


Date Grade Meeting Point Time Walk Description Facilitator
 
April 29th to May 1st, 2017.  Shannon Walking Weekend. Based in Athlone.   Pat Ryan 087 9704404, Breda Ryan 086 3946048
Saturday April 29th, Banagher to Clonmacnoise.
Sunday April 30th, Clonmacnoise to Athlone.
Bank Holiday Monday May 1st, Athlone to Lecarrow.
 
April 29th to May 1st, 2017.  Ballyhoura International Walking Festival 2017.  Details   Brochure
 
03/05/17
Wednesday
C Lady Gregory Pub, Kilmoyler (map) 7pm Forest Tracks 2hrs
Toureen, St Pecaun's Well
David Stapleton 086 8756487
 
Saturday May 6th, 2017.  Darkness Into Light  fundraising walks for Pieta House. Tipperary Town event starts from Sean Treacy Park at 4:15am. Website
Members willing to steward on this event  contact Siobhan Nugent on 086 3725700.
 
07/05/17 A Contact walk facilitator for details Contact walk facilitator for details Willie Delahunty 087 6673996
B The Square, Durrow, Co. Laois (map) at 10:30am
Optional car-pool meeting point at Lidl
car park, Cashel at 9:45am.
Leafy Loop bluebell walk
16km with shorter loop as a C walk
photo from last year
Paddy Bourke 087 6111026
 
10/05/17
Wednesday
C Rock an Thorabh Car Park (map) 7pm Forest Tracks 2hrs Eddie McGrath 087 9711796
 
Saturday May 13 and Sunday May 14, 2017.   Dunmore East Walking Weekend.  Website
 
14/05/17 A Contact walk facilitator for details Contact walk facilitator for details Thos O'Neill 086 2656598
B Clydagh Bridge (map) 10am Lake Borheen via Cush Summit Gerry Ryan 087 6852291
C Clogheen Square (map) 11am 3 hour walk Vincent Normoyle 087 3224393
 
17/05/17
Wednesday
C Ballydavid Wood Car Park (map) 7pm Forest Tracks 2.5hrs Thos O'Neill 086 2656598
 
21/05/17 A
C Galtee Castle Car Park (map) 11am Loop Walk Peig McGrath 087 9557176
 
24/05/17
Wednesday
C Rock an Thorabh Car Park (map) 7pm Forest Tracks 2.5hrs Margaret Hayes 087 2389652
 
28/05/17 A Clydagh Bridge (map) 10am Galtees Ann Donohoe 087 6989479
B Grubb's Monument, The Vee (map) 10:30am Knockmealdowns, open mountain Vincent Normoyle 087 3224393
 
31/05/17
Wednesday
C Lisvernane Village (map) 7pm Dolmen Loop 2.5hrs Breda Ryan 086 3946048
 
Saturday June 3rd and Sunday June 4th, 2017. Aherlow Summer Festival. 3 walks on Saturday and cycling event on Sunday.
 
04/06/17 A Contact walk facilitator for details Shannon River walks
Pat Ryan 087 9704404
C Woodie's Car Park Clonmel (map) 11am Glenpatrick Loop Liam Doheny 086 8745387
 
07/06/17
Wednesday
B Mountain Road, Cahir (map) 7pm Bane Hill 3hrs Anne O'Donnell 087 7680810
C Bishop's Wood Car Park, Dundrum (map) 7pm Forest Tracks 2hrs Mary O'Dwyer 062 72428
 
11/06/17 A Contact walk facilitator for details Contact walk facilitator for details Owen Ryan 089 4139949
B/C Cycling on the Dungarvan to Waterford greenway, details later Paddy Bourke 087 6111026
 
14/06/17
Wednesday
B Anglesboro Village (map) 7pm Temple Hill 3hrs Tom Lyons 086 3954924
C Christ The King Statue, Aherlow (map) 7pm Forest Tracks 2hrs Mary O’Riordan 087 6411790
 
18/06/17 A Contact walk facilitator for details Contact walk facilitator for details Michael Moroney 087 9267948
C Rossadrehid Waterworks (map) 11am Lake Muskry Catherine Sharpe 086 1077751
Mary O’Riordan 087 6411790
 
Wednesday, 21/06/17.  Summer Solstice early morning climb of Slievereagh. Starting at  Glenbrohane Church (map) at 3:45am.  Mary Murphy 087 8296749
Morgan Murphy 087 6489237
21/06/17
Wednesday
B Clydagh Bridge (map) 7pm Cush Mountain 3hrs Sheila Lenihan 086 0732846
C Glenbrohane Church (map) 8pm
Summer Solstice evening climb
of Slievereagh 2hrs
Mary Murphy 087 8296749
 

Sunday June 25th, 2017.    Galtee Challenge and Crossing,  details
    
 
28/06/17
Wednesday
B Rossadrehid Waterworks (map) 7pm Knockastackeen 3hrs Michael Moroney 087 9267948
C Rock an Thorabh Car Park (map) 7pm Forest Tracks 2hrs Pat Kinane  086 8886020
 
Saturday July 1st, 2017.    Comeragh Crossing & Challenge organised by Dungarvan Hillwalking Club.  website
 
05/07/17
Wednesday
B Cush Car Park (map) 7pm Galtee Beag 3hrs Rody Tierney 087 2893505
C Christ The King Statue, Aherlow (map) 7pm Forest Tracks 2hrs Trish O'Brien 087 9746982
 
12/07/17
Wednesday
B Clydagh Bridge (map) 7pm Lake Curra 3hrs Owen Ryan 089 4139949
C Aherlow House Hotel (map) 7pm Forest Tracks 2hrs Paddy Bourke 087 6111026
 
19/07/17
Wednesday
B Kilcoran Lodge Hotel, Cahir (map) 7pm Open Mountain 3hrs Willie Delahunty 087 6673996
C Bansha Woods Car Park, Kilshane (map) 7pm Forest Tracks 2hrs Willie Kavanagh 087 6790310
 
26/07/17
Wednesday
B Clydagh Bridge (map) 7pm Lake Diheen 3hrs Goretti Campbell 087 9696071
C Christ The King Statue, Aherlow (map) 7pm Forest Tracks 2hrs Eddie McGrath 087 9711796
 
02/08/17
Wednesday
B Rossadrehid Waterworks (map) 7pm Lake Muskry and Farbreaga 3hrs Joe Browne 086 8113038
C Christ The King Statue, Aherlow (map) 7pm Forest Tracks 2hrs Catherine Sharpe 086 1077751
 
09/08/17
Wednesday
C Clydagh Bridge (map) 7pm Forest Tracks 2hrs Amelia Ryan 087 9947256
 
16/08/17
Wednesday
C Rock an Thorabh Car Park (map) 7pm Forest Tracks 2hrs Mary Moynihan 087 1338864
 
23/08/17
Wednesday
C Bansha Woods Car Park, Kilshane (map) 7pm Forest Tracks 2hrs Therese Roche 087 7577169
 
30/08/17
Wednesday
C Christ The King Statue, Aherlow (map) 7pm Forest Tracks 2hrs