18 June 2021

FRIDAY EVENING WALKS Friday 18 June 2021 the group headed to Jenkinstown Co Kilkenny. The woods there have 2 looped walks for both a short or a longer walk, both these trails are waymarked. The Walled Garden Loop is a nice short walk through the forest taking in St. Colman’s well and starting and finishing…

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11 June 2021

FRIDAY EVENING WALKS Friday 11 June 2021 the group headed to west Tipperary. We parked at Rock an Thorabh (the Bull Rock) carpark and this week a regular walker with the group, Marie McAteer, said she would lead the walk. The group followed Marie, chatting happily as we made our way along the woodland trail…

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04 JUNE 2021

FRIDAY EVENING WALKS Friday 4 June 2021 we parked at Bishopswood Dundrum. We headed up to the gamekeepers lodge which is about 1 km from the car park has been taken over by the Boy Scouts Association and has been turned into a National Boy Scout Centre. There is no specific trail in Dundrum woods…

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28 May 2021

The Friday evening walk headed to Grange. Although it rained all day, not a drop was seen as the group made their way around the Crag loop. A very enjoyable night with plenty of chat with everyone delighted to be out on the walk.

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21 May 2021

For our first Friday walk of the summer season, we set off to the lush, rolling countryside of Co Laois for our traditional Bluebell Walk. The Leafy Loop offers a ramble of almost endless variety and at this time of year has a carpet of bluebells and wild garlic. A big Thank You to Susan…

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28 Aug 2020

Friday 28 Aug 2020 the group of Friday evening walkers headed to County Laois. We had a lovely evening in Heywood Gardens to finish off our season of Friday evening walks for 2020. Heywood Gardens, near Ballinakill, County Laois, consists of gardens, lakes, woodland and some exciting architectural features. The park is set into a…

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21 Aug 2020

FRIDAY EVENING WALKS Walks will be for Members Only for the coming weeks. Friday 21 Aug 2020 the group of 15 headed to Latteragh. We had a lovely evening with fresh breeze and short threat of rain which disappeared again making it ideal for walking. Latteragh is a favourite location walked often by the group…

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14 Aug 2020

FRIDAY EVENING WALKS Walks will be for Members Only for the coming weeks. Friday 14 Aug 2020 we competed the Pilgrim Path Loop in Kilcommon. The group of 15 headed out in very close humid conditions to explore the rolling farmland, country roads, forest paths and tracks. Heading up through the forestry it was so…

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07 Aug 2020

FRIDAY EVENING WALKS Walks will be for Members Only for the coming weeks. Friday 7 Aug 2020 group of 23 walkers completed the Eamon an Chnoic Loop in Upperchurch. On a very warm sunny evening the group starting from Village headed off passing the community centre and onto first stile up onto loop path. Group…

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31 July 2020

FRIDAY EVENING WALKS Walks will be for Members Only for the coming weeks. Friday 31 July 2020 group of 20 walkers completed the Crag Loop Walk in Grange. Starting from Village entered trailhead and headed along by fairy trail up onto path. Group chatted happily along forest roadway until group came to steps and climbed…

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