The Club encourages all Walkers doing short Walks & Rambles to wear high vis jackets.
Walkers must sign-in with the walk leader in front of the Black Box theatre at 11.45 for a 12 noon departure.
Short walks take approximately 2 hours.
Anyone going directly to the start of a walk please contact the walk leader/coordinator, in case there is a late change.
Short Walks Organiser is Berni Stephens 086 190 3811.
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|Date||Walk Name||Walk Description||Leader||Re-Group/Parking|
|24th Oct 2021||Menlo Village Loop||Not meeting at the Black Box for this walk – go straight to Coolough Road beside Crestwood for the start of the walk. |
Loop walk on road around the Menlo Village area, approx. 2hrs.
|Teresa Geraghty||On the Coolough road – before the Church/Grotto.|
|7th Nov 2021||Quiet Man Bridge||Approx. 2.5hrs walk. A road and track walk along the lake, beautiful views.||Dolores Tierney||Turn left about 4k after Oughterard at the sign for LEAM. Park just before the bridge.|
|21st Nov 2021||Kilcolgan/|
|circular walk. Lovely walk to the pier, returning nearby St Sourney Church.||Berni Stephens||Park on side road behind the Mace supermarket situated on the right when entering Kilcolgan.|
|5th Dec 2021||TBD||Christmas Party at Spanish Point, Co. Clare||Berni Stephens||Meeting at Belbridge House Hotel.|
|19th Dec 2021||Oughterard Waterfall and Bog Road||circular walk on road and track.||Eileen Letsome||Oughterard public car park.|
|02/01/2022||Cross Village||circular walk on road.||Phil Clerkin||public car park in the village. Turn right before the bridge.|
|16/01/2022||Clarinbridge/Stradbally||circular walk on road and shoreline||Anne Gaughan||park at Clarinbridge School|
|30/01/2022||Drumsnauv||10k linear walk on road. Terrific views.||Cepta Byrne||re-group at Joe Keane’s pub in Maum before driving to the start of the walk.|
|13/02/2022||Rosscahill Woods||circular road on forest track and road.||Mary McCann||Kinneavys pub car park|
|27/02/2022||Menlo/Crestwood loop||Approx 2.5 hrs/10k. Walking the old Mass Path to Coolough and then into Menlo and onto the bog road. Long trousers, boots and Hi Viz jacket recommended.||Teresa Geraghty||On the Coolough road – before the Church/Grotto.|
|13/03/2022||Doon West/Rosscahill||circular walk on road.||Phil Clerkin||park at entrance to riverside road.|
|27/03/2022||Cloonfad||circular forest track walk. 10k/2.5hrs||Carmel Burke||Meet at Dunmore Cemetery on the left hand side 1k before Dunmore to make our way to the start of the walk.|
|10/04/2022||Oughterard Wind Farm||circular walk – all track.||Mary McCann||Wind farm car park|