Walk for Ukraine Sunday 13 March 2022

This Sunday’s B walk will complete the Eamonn an Cnoic loop in Upperchurch. Registration is at 11.30 in  Upperchurch Hall. The A walk will leave as usual from Mother Hubbard’s in Cashel at 10am. Anyone wishing to contribute to the Upperchurch Ukranian fund can do so after the walk.

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Night Walk 25 02 02

On our first night walk in a while, 15 walkers climbed Galtybeg in darkness last night.  It was a beautiful dry winter’s night for the walk, wet underfoot from previous day’s rain and snow, very windy, crisp cold and foggy!  The southerly wind was behind us on the ascent which meant that when we reached…

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13 Feb 2022

Mary Power led a very happy and content group of B walkers up steep incline of the North Face of Knockastakeen. Enveloped in mist and fog, crossed Col and had lunch in the Amphitheatre of Corrie Farbreaga Lake. Then onto Farbreaga and exited via grassy paths and a seldom used forest track. A great day…

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06 Feb 2022

The A walk was led by Ollie Walsh. Five walkers headed off on a blustery but very good walking day. They parked their cars at the Lady Gregory pub at the East end of the Galtees. They had a pacey 16k walk to Slievenard where they enjoyed a leisurely lunch. On their return they bumped…

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30 Jan 2022

The Ramble headed to Upperchurch today where 27 walkers enjoyed the Eamon an Cnoic loop, comprising of a few steep fields, laneways and minor roads. There was keen interest in the fairy fort which is known as the raised Barrow (a mound over a burial ground). They had a little light rain on the way…

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23 Jan 2022

23rd Jan 2022, Kate Fahey led 23 walkers on the C walk in the west Knockmealdowns. They parked at the already busy Crow Hill carpark, and then hiked up Crow Hill and on to Fearbreaga at 518 m. It was chilly but good underfoot. They continued downhill to a shaded area for lunch. From there…

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16 Jan 2022

16th Jan 2022 the A walk led by Dan Condren, was in the Comeraghs. Beginning from the Nire Valley car park, the 9 walkers headed North to Knockshegowna, then back to Knockanaffrin for lunch which they enjoyed in lovely sunshine. Afterwards they headed down to the Gap, and from there back to their cars and…

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09 Jan 2022

16 walkers headed on the C walk led by Maura Creaney. They parked at the Waterworks and headed up the track for Lake Muskry. At the end of the forest they headed left and followed the river into Lake Muskry where they had lunch. They then headed over the ridge and back by the slopes…

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02 Jan 2022

Following are reports from the first of Mid Tipp’s walks of 2022. Sunday 2nd Jan, the Ramble group headed to Grange to complete the Crag loop walk. They enjoyed lovely sunshine and the views from Wellington Tower. They then took a moment to think of longstanding Mid Tipp walker and friend, the late Kathleen Cleary,…

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