"A" Hillwalks Schedule

Next A Walk March 1st

Walk Leader: Fintan O’Mara
Walk: Lough Inagh Lodge to Leenane
Regroup: Leenane, Bus Leaves at 10.15 sharp
Duration: 5-6Hrs
Distance: 14Km
Total Ascent: 950m
NB.There will be a Bus in the Car Park on the Clifden Road across from the Blackberry Restaurant going to the start of the walk at Lough Inagh Lodge.

The A hillwalks are typically 10-15km in length with 800-1500m accumulated ascent and usually last 5-7 hours. Only walkers with sufficient experience (i.e. several B walks or equivalent) are allowed to participate, as a good level of stamina is required and the terrain can be challenging. It is club policy not to allow visitors on A hillwalks.

All hillwalkers are advised to look at the Safety Guidelines and Gear List pages; proper clothing and boots are mandatory.

The A hillwalk organiser is John O’Sullivan Email:  Mobile: 087-1167559.

Meeting point: Our meeting point is the IMC Cinema (Omniplex) on the Headford Road at 8.45am, depart @ 9.00am always check the website for start times, or last minute changes due to weather and other conditions prior to travelling.

DateWalk Leader HillDurationDistance
January 5th Denis Healy Derryclare & Bencorr
January 19th Michael Jennings Mid Turks 5Hrs Approx 12km Approx
February 2nd John O’Dowd Sheefries 5-6Hr’s Approx11.5Km
February 16th Miko Keane Lee Valley Loop This Walk has Been Cancelled because of Severe Weather Conditions.TBC
March 1st Fintan O’Mara Lough Inagh Lodge to Leenane5-6Hrs14Km
March 15th Joan Moynihan TBCTBCTBC
March 29th Kevin Heerey
April 12thSean O’Cearbhaill
April 26thJohn Smyth
May 10thStefan Lux
May 24thDerek Naughton
June 7thValery Greaney Derryclare/Bencor
June 21stDerek Dempsey
July 5thBob McNulty
July 19thBryan McCabe
August 2ndTBC
August 16thTBC
August 30th Kevin Walsh
September 13th TBC
September 27thDenis Healy
October 11thRionach TimonFailmore Horseshoe
October 25thPatricia Flemming
November 8thTBC
November 22ndTBC
December 6thTBC
December 20thGillian BuckleyNorthern Turks