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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 comply with the Walk Leader’s instructions and pace of the walk
  • 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 you 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.

Car Pooling: In order to mitigate the impact on the environment and address car parking issues it is recommended that walkers car pool where possible. Due to the increase in fuel costs it is also recommended that a contribution of €5 for a journey of less than 20km and €10 for a journey in excess of 20km per passenger is payable to the driver.

Guests & New Members: Guests are allowed on GWC walks at a cost of €5 for a short walk and €10 for all other walks. N.B.: In order to ensure the safety of all walkers it is recommended that all guests and new members complete a ramble before participating in any of the hill walks. Guests are not allowed on A hill walks.

Please note that dogs are not allowed on GWC walks.

A Hill Walk
28th August
TBCTBCTotal Distance:
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Time:
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Please check Whats App for meeting and re-group points

It is club policy not to allow guests on A walks due to the level of stamina and fitness required.
B Hill Walk 21st AugBryan McCabe
086 8231131
Corrywongaun, Doughruagh, Garraun

Distance 11.6 km
Ascent: 960
Time: 5 hrs

Difficult B Walk

We will be using a bus so please check our Whatapp .

Contact for the B Walks: Valerie 087 2788663
Please check
B Whats App the night before for any changes to planned walk.

All new members and guests are recommended to complete a C Hillwalk in advance of joining a B walk.
C Hill Walk 28th AugTBCTBCMeeting Place:
Ascent:
Duration:


NB: Hiking boots essential for the route and ground conditions.
Please check C Hill Whats App the night before for changes to planned walk / additional information.
All new members and guests are recommended to complete a ramble in advance of joining a C walk.
Ramble

21st AugustJerry LalorLough Mask, Big Island & Lough CoolinMeeting Place: Clonbur Community Centre past Fair Hill House Hotel on the left
Meeting Time: 10.00am
Terrain: Forest paths
Duration: 18km/ 4 hrs


For those wishing to car pool please us Ramble WhatsApp group.
https://galwaywalkingclub.ie/rambles/

Please check WhatsApp Group for additional info.
Car pooling is recommended



Short Walk

14th August 2022Mary McDonaghWoodlawn house and woodsMeeting Place: Woodlawn Railway station.
Meeting Time: 11:45
Time/Distance: approx 10k
Terrain: Bring boots and Hi viz as 1km of road.

Please refer to Short Walks section for further information on future walks.
https://galwaywalkingclub.ie/short-walks
Please check WhatsApp for additional information on the short walks.