Sunday Walks

16 June 2019

Sunday June 16 2019 Dan Condren led the combined A & B walk which was an exploration of the area above the Mahon falls, taking in Knockaunapeebra and Fascoum and the Mahon river. The group of 10 enjoyed great weather and views for the first hour followed thereafter by persistent rain and cloud for the…

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9 June 2019

Sunday 9 June 2019 Denise Laffan led the A group and headed to the Comeraghs where they started from Scouts Hut, then walked up alongside of Shauneenabreaga with lovely views and then onto Knocksheegowna where a few drops of rain fell but cleared very quickly, the group of 10 had lunch on Knockanaffrin in beautiful…

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2 June 2019

Sunday 2 June 2019 Josephine Tobin led 5 A walkers taking in Temple Hill via the tumbiing river in Pigeon Rock glen ,Knockaterrif beg to Black rock valley where they crossed the river before climbing steeply to Carrigean col and our third valley the scenic Glounreagh and the comforts of Kings Yard awaiting. Eoin Wolahan…

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26 May 2019

Sunday May 26 2019 Ollie Walsh led the A walk with 7 walkers in northwest galtees on a beautiful walking day up easy gully with a few slippery steps to lunch at carrignabinnia after lunch eastwards to slievecushnabinnia down knocknanuss to knockmoyle and a final summit of longford. Mary Power led the C Walk circuit…

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19 May 2019

Sunday 19th May 2019 Denise Laffan led the 9 enthusiastic A walkers up Knockastakeen, from there headed to Lake Borheen or The Teardrop Lake as it’s commonly known, lunch was had at the lake where a cool breeze blew, the group then headed up Cush and back down through the forestry. Bridget Browne and the…

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12 May 2019

Sunday 12th May 2019 a group of eight led by Matt Joy began their A walk from the upper car park at Glencush and proceeded up Cush in glorious sunshine. From there they dropped into the col in anticipation of the long slog up Galtybeg and lunch. Splendid views throughout the day helped take the…

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5 May 2019

Sunday 5 May 2019 Willie Fahey led the A walk group of 8. The walk started at the car park near Goatenbridge and a loop took in Knockmealdown, Knocknagnauv, and Knockshane. A leisurely lunch was taken on the south side of Knockmealdown peak. A most enjoyable day was had by all. The western Knockmealdowns was…

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28 April 2019

Sunday 28 April 2019 was Mid Tipp HillWalkers Orienteering Day. The Group were out to enjoy the fun challenge, starting from Carey’s Castle heading onto Ireland’s House and from there onto open mountain. There was great sunshine, fun and laughter throughout the day. Afterwards, all went to Feehans Pub for refreshments.

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21 April 2019

Easter Sunday 21 April 2019 was an early Sunday morning for a number of Mid Tipp HillWalkers who headed to Upperchurch for Sunrise Mass and delicious refreshments afterwards in the community hall. Dick Hennessy led 5 A walkers in pleasant spring sunshine in the comeragh mountains. From the Nire valley they hiked up to Knocksheegowna.…

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14 April 2019

Sunday April 14 2019 Dan Condren led the A walk where 2 hardy souls braved the elements where they had a great walk in the Nire valley. They followed the stream, up to its source in the Coumalougha lakes where they had a short and wet lunch. Afterwards they explored the lakes before returning via…

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