Upcoming Walks - Spring 2018





JANUARY 2018

Sat 27 BARLEY LAKE (Easy B: 11 km, 600 m, 4.5 h) Eccles Hotel Glengarriff 1000 (John Coughlan)

Sat 27 PAPS, SHRONE, PAPS return (B+: 6.5 h) Cork 0800 & Church of Our Lady of the Wayside 0900 (Pat McCarthy)

Wed 31 CAHER via the Lack Road from Lough Acoose (B: 13 km, 950 m, 5 h) Fossa Church 0945 (John Hallissey)


FEBRUARY 2018
Sat 3 Feb KENMARE UPLANDS & KNOCKROWER (C: 12 km, 500 m, 4.5 h) Car park opposite Kenmare RC Church 1100 (Frances & Deirdre)

Sat 3 LYRACUPPAL, MONOBRACK (B: 13 km, 850 m, 5 h) Firgrove Hotel Mitchelstown 0930 (John Coughlan)

Sun 4 EASTERN GALTEES (C: 13b km, 400 m, 4 hr) Firgrove Hotel Mitchelstown 1040 (Joan McCann & Joan Harrington)

Sun 4 SHEHY MOUNTAIN Via Glaishin na Marbh (B: 13 km, 800 m, 5 h) Dinis Cottage Car Park 1000 (Cesar Lopez)

Wed 7 KNOCKMEALDOWNS (B: 12 km, 750 m, 4.5 h) Clogheen Church 0945 (Jim Harrington & Micheal Browne)

Sat 10 HORSE’S GLEN, MANGERTON (B: 13 km, 850 m, 5 h) Jarvey’s Rest 1000 (Jim Harrington & Paddy O'Shea)

Sun 11 KILFINNANE LOOP (C: 10 km, 320 m, 3.5 h, OS map 73) Firgrove Hotel Mitchelstown 1030 (Helen & Billy)

Sun 11 SUGARLOAF & KNOCKMEALDOWN (B: 13 km, 850 m, 5 h) Lismore car park 0900 (Harry Dillane)

Wed 14 LYRACUPPAL (B: 13 km, 800 m, 5 h) Firgrove Hotel Mitchelstown 0945 (Jim Harrington & Michael Browne)

Sat 17 BALLINGEARY NORTH (D+: 9 km, 120 m, 3 h) Western end of Ballingeary Village 1030 (Frances)

Sat 17 GALTEES (Knockastackeen, Farbreaga) (B: 13 km, 850 m, 5 h)Firgrove Hotel Mitchelstown 0930 (Donncha Casey)

Sat 17 STUMPA an tSAIMH, BEENKEERAGH, CARRAUNTOOHIL (A: 12 km, 1200 m, scrambling, 7 h) Fossa 0915 (Pat Broderick)

Sun 18 TORC MOUNTAIN with option to Core’s Waterfall (C: 4 h) Jarvey's Rest 1030 (Brendan Hegarty)

Sun 18 KNOCKMEALDOWNS (Marian Shrine, Bay Lough, Knocknalougha & Knockshanahullion) (Easy B: 12 km, 600 m, 5 h) Marian Shrine 1000 (Mattie Foley)

Sun 18 CAHERCONREE from the south (Dingle Peninsula) (B: 12.5 km, 950 m, 5 h) Boolteens Church 1015 (Cesar Lopez)

Wed 21 Up the ZIG-ZAGS and down THE BONE (B+: 12 km, 950 m, 6 h) Fossa Church 0945 (John Hallissey)

Sat 24 KNOCKMEALDOWNS from Goaten Bridge (Knockshane, Knockmealdown, Knocknagnauv) (B: 15 km, 950 m, 5 h) Clogheen Catholic Church 1000 (John Coughlan)

Sun 25 TIPPERARY HERITAGE WAY (C: 12 km, 250 m, 4 h, OS map 74) Lismore Castle Gate 1030 (Helen & Billy)

Sun 25 GRENANE-FARBREAGA Loop (B: 15 km, 870 m, 5 h) Firgrove Hotel Mitchelstown 0915 (Harry Dillane)

Wed 28 THE GAP-BAY LOUGH-THE VEE-GRUBB MONUMENT-SUGARLOAF HILL-KNOCKMEALDOWN-COL-THE GAP (B: 12 km, 1028 m, 4.5 h) Shorter option 7.2 km, 500 m, 3 h; Watergrasshill 0900 & The Gap / Marian Shrine 1000 (SC)