Short Walks Schedule

The Club encourages all Walkers doing short Walks & Rambles to wear high vis jackets.

Walkers must sign with Leader at Renmore Church at 1.15 pm for departure at 1.30 pm.
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 Eileen Letsome 086 406 6652.
Email with any queries.

DateWalk LocationMeeting PointLeader
16th May 2021Carraroe ( 10/12 Km )1 pm at carpark in Carraroe village.
Carpark is on the right just up from the Realt Pub.
Margaret Hopkins
087 3203293
23rd May 2021Spiddal Loop Walk (10Km)12.00 midday at car park behind craft village right turn just before petrol station. Bog Road and shore path.Anne Brindley 087 9886470
30th May 2021Flaggy Shore Walk11.45 for 12.00 start at Flaggy Shore carpark. Eileen Letsome (086 4066652
6th June 2021The Quiet Man Bridge Walk2.5 hours. Lovely walk, with road and track along by the lake with beautiful views.
Meeting at 11.45am for 12.00 start.
Turn left about 4km after Oughterard at the road sign for LEAM at the little bridge. Plenty of parking spaces there.
Dolores Tierney ( 086 1504345 ))
13th June 2021Kilcolgan Pier Walk 11.45 for 12.00pm start. Approx 10km. Parking on side road behind Mace Supermarket situated on right when entering Kilcolgan village. Lovely walk to the pier and back by St Sourney Church. Berni Stephens ( 086 1903811 )
20th June 2021AnnaghdownPhil Clerkin
27th June 2021Gorumna Loop WalkMeet at Tiernee Church Lettermore at 12.45 for 1.00pm start. 9 Km 2.5 hours. Scenic flat walk South Connemara island. Walk can be muddy in places.Bernice Walsh
4th July 2021Rinville ParkMeet at Rinville Cemetery for 12.00 start. Distance 10km 2.5 hours. Mary McCann
11th July 2021Headford AreaCircular road walk approx 10km 2.5 hrs. Meet at carpark at Campbells Tavern, Cloughanover, Headford at 11.45 for 12.00 start. It is 23.4km from Galway city. Turn right from Headford road before the Texaco petrol station and Mace shop.Phil Clerkin
18th July 2021Menlo Walk 9/10km 2/2.5 hours. Meet at 11.45am for 12.00 start. Park along the road at Crestwood, Coolough Road before the Grotto. Walking the old Mass Path to Coolough and then into Menlo and onto the bog road. Long trousers and boots recommended. Also Hi Viz jackets.Teresa Geraghty
25th July 2021Barna Loop Walk9 km 2 hours road walk. Meet at 11.45 for 12.00 start at Barna Golf Club. Wear Hi Viz jackets.Eileen Letsome
1stAugust 2021Kilcornan WoodsMeet at Clarinbridge National School at 11.45 for 12.00 start. Approx 10km 2 hours. Bring Hi Viz small length of road.Mary McCann
8th August 2021Woodlawn House and Woods Walk10km approx 2.5hrs. Meet at Woodlawn Railway station at 11.45 for 12.00 start. Bring boots and Hi viz as 1km of road. Take Exit 16 off M6 motorway ( The Galway Plaza ) take 3rd exit at roundabout for Bullaun via Ballyfa/ New Inn . Take R359 New Inn Mountbellew and right to Woodlawn Station. 16.4 Km from Exit 16 to Woodlaw. Alternative train from Galway at 11.00am arrive Woodlawn 11.30 and return to Galway at 16.39Mary McDonagh