A Hillwalks Schedule

Next A Walk September 20th

Walk Leader: Michael Jennings
Walk: Corcogmore & Mullach Glas
Regroup:Peacockes Maam Cross 9.45
Departing at: 10.00
Distance: 9.5Km
Total Ascent: 975m

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.

Because of the impact of COVID-19 We will be going directley to the start of walk – unless instructed otherwise.

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 HillWalk BuddyDuration/Distance/Ascent
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 Approx 11.5Km
February 16th Miko Keane Lee Valley Loop This Walk has Been Cancelled because of Severe Weather Conditions.
March 1st Fintan O’Mara Lough Inagh Lodge to LeenaneBryan Coyne5-6Hrs – 14Km Ascent 1250m
March 15th Kevin WalshBenbaun, Benfree & surrounding areaRory McMorrough6 hrs – 14km
Ascent 1200m
COVID-19 BreakCOVID-19 BreakCOVID-19 BreakCOVID-19 BreakCOVID-19 Break
July 12thJohn O’DowdBen Lugmore Loop Stefan LuxDistance: 9Km
Total Ascent: 1,112Mtr
July 19thValery Greaney Derryclare/Bencor Joe GreaneyDistance: 11Km
Total Ascent: 870M
July 26thDerek Naughton Mucknaught, Bencullagh and MaumonaughtStefan LuxDistance: 11Km
Total Ascent: 830M
August 2ndBob McNulty NephinRionach TimonDistance: 13Km
Total Ascent: 1550M
August 9thKevin Walsh Glendavock LoopGillian BuckleyDistance: 13Km
Total Ascent: 1050M
August 16thJohn O’SullivanDevilsmother & KnocklaurAnn HerwoodDistance 15km
Total Ascent 1206m
August 30thStefan LuxGlencoaghan HorseshoeJohn O’Dowd14Km 1537m. 7-8Hrs. Tough Walk bring extra Food and water.
July 19th
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