Club Program 2018

1.       Regular Walks programme.

See details of our regular Sunday walks and summertime Friday night walking on the homepage of this website.

2.       Training in leadership, safety and navigation.

Our focus for 2018 has been on First Aid training (the Remote Emergency Care course).  To date this year, 18 leaders have availed of this excellent 3-day certified programme, delivered by Mary Mullins

3.       Kerry Challenge, April 5, 6 and 7

The Kerry Challenge has taken place every year since 1997, and this year heading to Tralee.

Further details from Michael Sutton at 086 4009989, or michaelsutton1949@gmail.com

4.       Orienteering Day

This year’s annual orienteering day to be decided.

5.       Friday Night Walking (see details on website home page)

These always popular low level walks begin on 25 May and continue throughout the summer.  See details on the website homepage

6.       Rock Climbing in Ballykeefe – details to follow.

7.       Foreign Trips (see details on website) to be updated

8.   Long Walks Sunday 01 July

On this mid-summer Sunday, Long A & B walks (maybe 8 – 10 hours) will take place.  The A walk this year will probably be the full Galtee crossing.  There will also be a Longer than usual Ramble.  Full details to follow

9.   Autumn Challenge

This year’s Autumn Challenge takes place in the Co Mayo with our base in the Westport Hotel from 19-21 October.  it will feature walks at all levels.

10.   Holly Walk

Sunday, December 9th  This is a family day out, and a relatively easy walk.  Always a sociable and enjoyable event – details to follow.


logo_mountaineering_ireland-300x164-1


logo_leave_no_trace-300x206-1


logo_met_eireann-1