Becoming a Member of Galway Walking Club

You can now register below to become a member of Galway Walking Club. You must be over 18 years.

Membership TypeFeeInfo
New or Existing Member€70Includes registration with Mountaineering Ireland
MI member€35If you are already a paid-up member of Mountaineering Ireland (MI) for the upcoming year through another club.
Youth €35 18 years-21 years
Guest: Ramble, B, C HillwalkN/ADue to Covid-19 restrictions, walks are reserved for GWC members only for the foreseeable future.
Guest Short WalkN/ADue to Covid-19 restrictions, walks are reserved for GWC members only for the foreseeable future.

Additional Information:

GWC membership includes Mountaineering Ireland membership.

Membership is only available online. We no longer accept cheques/cash/bank transfer.

MI (Mountaineering Ireland) and GWC (Galway Walking Club) membership run concurrently and membership is valid from 1-Nov to 31-Oct. This applies regardless of when enrollment is registered.

Also, you will be insured from the time you register and pay your membership fee but it can take up to 6 weeks for your MI Membership card to deliver to the club.

The GWC AGM is held in October each year.