Becoming a Member of Galway Walking Club

To Register for 2023 please use the following link:

Membership TypeFeeInfo
New or Existing Member€70Includes registration with Mountaineering Ireland (MI)
Membership valid 1st November – 31st October
Please note membership paid after 1st September is valid for the period up to the end of October of the following year.
Membership paid before 1st September covers the period up to the end of October of that same year.
MI member€35If you are already a paid-up member of MI for the upcoming year through another club.
Youth €35 18 years-21 years
Guest: Ramble, B, C Hillwalk€10 per guestN.B.: It is recommended that all guests and new members complete a ramble before participating in a C or B hillwalk.
It is club policy not to allow guests on A hillwalks due to the level of stamina and fitness required.
Guest Short Walk€5 per guest

Additional Information:

Galway Walking Club (GWC) membership includes Mountaineering Ireland (MI) membership.

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

MI and GWC membership run concurrently and is valid from 1st November to 31st October.

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 be delivered to GWC.

The GWC AGM is held in October each year.