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15 Sept 2019

Sunday Walks On Sunday 15 Sept 2019 Bridget Browne led the A Walk and group of 12 on the Cush circuit in reverse, on the Galtees, via the ramp. In almost perfect conditions except for the lack of sun, but dry and great visibility most of the day. Great bunch to be out with and…

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8 Sept 2019

On Sunday 8 Sept 2019 Tina Bourke and Brid Ryan Bourke led Ramble to Upperchurch to compete The Eamon an Chnoic loop walk. The group of 13 enjoyed this loop exploring fields, old laneways and minor roads. On a beautiful sunny morning there were tremendous views. A number of the group remained in Upperchurch to…

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1 Sept 2019

The Sunday walks returned and to start the season there were two walks on Sept 1st 2019. The A walk was led by Eoin Wolahan. The group of 11 started at the lower Vee car park. Enjoying beautiful dry weather with intermittent September sunshine they walked up to Bay Lough and proceeded to take an…

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30 Aug 2019

The Friday Evening walk season of 2019 has been very successful and has now finished. Aug 30 we headed to Templederry and had 31 people out on our last Friday evening walk of 2019. The group completed the circuit of Cooneen Hill. Entering the glen of the Nenagh river near Longjohnshill and heading up to…

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23 Aug 2019

Friday evening walks. The Friday evening walk Aug 23 headed to Cahir to complete a walk following road, forestry tracks and woodland trails. Starting at the Lady Gregory Pub heading along country road and went up through the Ballydrehid woods outside Cahir, The group of 37 enjoyed some lovely views including over the quarry and…

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16 Aug 2019

Friday evening walks. The Friday evening walk Aug 16 headed to Jenkinstown Wood, Co. Kilkenny. Started in the car park and exiting through the ‘door-in-the-wall’ and turning left on the path following the loop of forestry tracks and woodland trails. Jenkinstown Park was once part of a large estate, the old house is no longer…

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9 Aug 2019

Friday evening walks.Friday 9 Aug 2019 Michael Walsh led the Friday evening walk in Grange. 9 hardy souls braved the elements and of course enjoyed Josephine’s wonderful fare in Hogans Bar Grange, With only 3 walks left, come out and join us. Next Friday Aug 16 we are heading to Jenkinstown Co Kilkenny to complete…

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2 Aug 2019

Friday evening walks. Friday 2 Aug 2019 John G O’Dwyer led the Friday evening walk on the leafy Loop in Durrow which was enjoyed by 37 participants. Many thanks to Susan Lawlor for the lovely historic insights and visit to Knockatrina House and Durrrow Castle Gardens. Great evening enjoyed by the group and refreshments enjoyed…

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26 July 2019

Friday evening walks. Friday 26 July 2019 Silvermines was the destination. The group of 28 set off from the Coillte map, taking the forestry road to the right going through the barrier, walked along then left and headed down through the forestry. The track fell away towards the valley. There was beautiful views of Keeper.…

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19 July 2019

Friday evening walks. Friday 19 July 2019 the forecast was for very heavy showers as the group met at the village green to complete part of the Leafy Loop walk. The group of 32 set out along the streets of Durrow which is preparing for the Scarecrow Festival. The route along the country road was…

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