Upcoming Walks

By participating in GWC walks you are agreeing:

  • To ensure your fitness level is suitable for the walk you are participating in.
  • To carry your own First Aid kit including a survival bag, a face mask, gloves and hand sanitizer.
  • To take full responsibility for your own safety and to adhere to public health & safety guidelines.
  • To abstain from GWC walks if you have symptoms of Covid-19, if are a close contact of a Covid-19 case or if you are awaiting the results of a PCR test.

Please check table below for confirmation on meeting points for all walks.

The short walks meeting point is the Black Box car park at 11.45am for 12.00 noon.

In line with the return of public and private transport participants may wish to return to car pooling. However private transport carrying those not yet vaccinated or of mixed immunity should be aware of the risk. A contribution of €5 per passenger is payable to the driver.

Due to the current rise in Covid-19 infections guests are not permitted on GWC walks.

Please note that dogs are not allowed on GWC walks.

A Hill Walk
16 Jan 2022
Stefan Lux
Walking buddy: tbd
Derryclare, Bencorr, Bencollaghduff, back into Glencoghan horseshoeTotal Distance: 14 km
Total Ascent: 1084 m
Time: 5h 30m
Meet at Omniplex: cancelled due to Covid
Regroup: 08:50 at Recess (in front of Joyce’s craftshop), to leave at 09:00 to final destination, Doire na bhFlann (L51374)
Please check Whats App for meeting and re-group points
B Hill Walk Jan 23rd

John O’Sullivan

087 1167559
Lugnabrick / Knockbrack / KnocknagussyDistance: 11.5km
Ascent: 605m
Time: 5hrs

Meet at Keane’s Bar Maum Bridge at 9:45 for a 10am Depart.

Contact for the B Walks: Valerie 087 2788663
Please check
B Whats App the night before for any changes to planned walk.
C Hill Walk 16 JanLiam Kenny 086 8188593Black Head LoopNice easy hill walk for a start to the new year
18 k 4.5 hrs depending
Meet at Fanore Beach Car Park for 10:30 start. No booking, just turn up on the day.

Please check Whats App for additional information

9th Jan 2022Cong Woods to Clonbur loop
Meeting Place: Main car park as you enter the village of Cong on your right at the small roundabout.
Meeting Time: 10.00am
Total Distance: 18km
Time: 4.5 hours
Please refer to Rambles section for further information

Please check WhatsApp Group for additional information.
Short Walk

30th Jan
Cepta Byrne
087 662 9292
Drumsnauv/Maam walk
Meeting Point: Car parking area opposite Joe Keane’s in Maam to re-group and car share before driving to the start of the walk.
Meeting Time: 11.45am to sign-in
Directions: The start of the walk is a few miles drive from Maam on the Cornamona road.

Please check WhatsApp for additional information
Please refer to Short Walks section for further information on future walks.

If you wish to be included in the Short Walk WhatsApp message Berni at 086 190 3811