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Short Walks Schedule

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.
Email  info@galwaywalkingclub.ie with any queries.

DateWalk NameWalk DescriptionLeaderRe-Group/Parking
24th Oct 2021Menlo Village LoopNot 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 GeraghtyOn the Coolough road – before the Church/Grotto.
7th Nov 2021Quiet Man BridgeApprox. 2.5hrs walk. A road and track walk along the lake, beautiful views.Dolores TierneyTurn left about 4k after Oughterard at the sign for LEAM. Park just before the bridge.
21st Nov 2021Kilcolgan/
Aran Pier
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 2021TBDChristmas Party at Spanish Point, Co. ClareBerni Stephens Meeting at Belbridge House Hotel.
19th Dec 2021Oughterard Waterfall and Bog Road circular walk on road and track.Eileen LetsomeOughterard public car park.
02/01/2022Cross Villagecircular walk on road.Phil Clerkinpublic car park in the village. Turn right before the bridge.
16/01/2022Clarinbridge/Stradballycircular walk on road and shorelineAnne Gaughanpark at Clarinbridge School
30/01/2022Drumsnauv10k linear walk on road. Terrific views.Cepta Byrnere-group at Joe Keane’s pub in Maum before driving to the start of the walk.
13/02/2022Rosscahill Woodscircular road on forest track and road.Mary McCannKinneavys pub car park
27/02/2022Menlo/Crestwood loopApprox 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 GeraghtyOn the Coolough road – before the Church/Grotto.
13/03/2022Doon West/Rosscahillcircular walk on road.Phil Clerkinpark at entrance to riverside road.
27/03/2022Cloonfadcircular forest track walk. 10k/2.5hrsCarmel BurkeMeet 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 Farmcircular walk – all track.Mary McCannWind farm car park