Glen of Aherlow Winter Walking FestivalThe Glen of Aherlow Winter Walking Festival will take place over the weekend of January 26 and 27, 2019. The event will feature A, B and C walks on Saturday and B+, B and C walks on Sunday. The festival base is Aherlow House Hotel and buses will be provided to take participants to and from walks.
List of Walks
Saturday, January 26A Walk: Galty Horseshoe, 5 hours - Leader Tom Lyons.
B Walk: Bane Hill and forest tracks starting from the Lady Gregory pub, 4 hours - Leader Thos O’Neill.
C Walk: Forest tracks starting from the Lady Gregory pub, 3 hours - Leader James Bourke.
Sunday, January 27B+ Walk: Lake Diheen and Cush Mountain - Leader John Lonergan.
B Walk: Lake Bohreen from Rossadrehid, distance 10km, height gain 450 metres - Leader Rody Tierney.
C Walk: Forest tracks around Aherlow House Hotel and the Millennium Stone - Leader Noel McGrath.
The festival is organised by the Aherlow Fáilte Society and the Galtee Walking Club provide the walk leaders for the two days. If you want more information on the festival such as prices, accommodation etc. please contact Helen Morrissey of Aherlow Fáilte by email at email@example.com.