June 28 2017 Date for Diary

As part of Independent Bookshop week next Wednesday 28th June, Author John G O`Dwyer will talk about writing and his guide books in the Bookworm bookshop in Thurles.  John G a great writer and one of the founders of Mid Tipp Hillwalkers is always interesting and gives great advice about walks. Come along and enjoy…

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20th Autumn Challenge

Bookings are now being taken for the 20th Autumn Challenge based in the Falls Hotel, Ennistymon, Co Clare on October 20\21\22.  There will be a choice of guided walks through the magnificent Burren catering for people of all ages and fitness levels who enjoy exploring the outdoors. Among the outings on offer will be a…

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May 26 2017

Our Friday evening walks got off to a great start with 29 walkers taking part on a most atmospheric ramble around Grange Loop in ideal weather.  Afterwards, 15 enjoyed lovely fare from Josephine amid the lovely atmosphere of Hogan`s Pub Grange.

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Pilgrim Trails Book Launch

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The new Collin’s Press guidebook to the Pilgrim Paths of Ireland by John G O’Dwyer was launched by broadcaster and hillwalker Jim Finn on Wednesday, March 27, in the Watermill, Slievenamon Road Thurles before a full house. The keynote address was delivered sublimely by vastly experinced pilgrim trail walker, Father Tomas O’Connell. There was also…

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Sunday Walks

The club has four grades of Sunday walks, A, B, C walks in mountain terrain and Sunday Rambles mostly on track.  There are walks most Sundays of the year.  Exceptions will be late July and August, and the weekends of the Upperchurch Walking Festival, and the Kerry and Autumn Challenges.       A Walks every Sunday…

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