15 Oct 2020 Based on Mountaineering Ireland’s interpretation of current government advice under the sports training section of the Framework for Living with Covid-19 for both Level 3 and Level 4 their advice still stands; that hillwalking and climbing can continue within your own county only, once group sizes are kept small, ideally less than…

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Sunday 11 Oct 2020. Denise Laffan led the A walk with a group of 13. The day was splendid with beautiful warm sunshine. They headed up Cush westwards and then from there onto Galtybeg where lunch was relished by all. From there, descended down with lovely ground underfoot over to the river by the forestry…

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Sunday 4 Oct 2020 Ollie Walsh led A walk. Parked car at lady Gregory pub Kilmoyler. Started 13k A walk on part of Tipperary heritage way then ascended to open ground and skirted all around Tullanebane on track to it’s westerly side then ascended to trig stone on it’s summit, then a return route to…

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Sunday 27 Sept 2020 – National Walking Day. Report from Eoin Wolahan “There were eight walkers on the A walk. Starting from a farmer’s yard (with permission) they headed on a low gorse route terraine which brought them to the top of Knockeenatoung. The weather was perfect for walking- good sunshine with a slight breeze.…

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Willie Fahey led the A walk. The group of 9 visited the west Galtees on a beautiful day for walking. They ascended Carrignabinnia and then on to Lyracappul. They descended Lyracappul to take lunch at the mouth of the Assaroola Glen. They returned via the Lyravey Glen. Eileen Ryan led B walk. The group of…

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Ger Fewer led the A walk. The group of 11 began their walk at the waterworks in East Galtees. They walked around the base of Knockastakeen, along the river and after crossing it the group headed up Farbreaga against a strong headwind. The wind continued as they headed to Greenane and on towards O’Loughlins’s castle,…

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Ollie Walsh and 11 others were on A walk on 13k hike in Comeraghs parking at Tooreen east taking in Milk Hill, Tooreen mountain and Coum feá and returning via ridge on Lyremountain to cars a fairly tough walk with wet under foot conditions and a lot of previously unwalked mountain for the group. Dan…

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Sunday 30 Aug 2020 Walks will be for Members Only for the coming weeks. Group of 8 on A Walk led by Denise Laffan. Starting from Mount Mellerary Abbey through the monasterys farmyard leading past a reservoir where there were beautiful water lily’s sitting on the reservoir. This led the group through a forest walk…

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Sunday 23 Aug 2020 Walks will be for Members Only for the coming weeks. Group of 12 on A walk had an excellent day out in the Knockmealdowns with Dick Hennessy leading. Parking at The Vee they proceeded up to Knockshane, Cnoc Sam and then Knockmealdown, where they lunched in beautiful clear conditions. Helvick Head…

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Do all you can to reduce the spread of COVID-19 Despite the ongoing presence of COVID-19, most of us have enjoyed near normal freedom to explore and enjoy the hills and crags over the summer months. Recent increases in the rates of transmission of COVID-19 have resulted in an increase of some restrictions. Thankfully the…

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