Combined Calendar of Tuesday and Saturday Walks

Calendar of Walks Until End September 2022


All Sligo Walking Club Members

 
Have you tested positive for COVID - 19 in the past month?

Have you travelled abroad in the past 14 days to a country not on the Green List?

(Please note that the situation relating to foreign travel, in particular returning from abroad, seems to be in a changing environment. If you are fully vaccinated, depending on where you are coming from, you may not need to either isolate or quarantine. The latest information is available on the following site:  gov.ie - Government advice on international travel (www.gov.ie). Note provided by Jim Newman)


Have you had any of the symptoms of COVID-19 in the past 14 days?

Have you been in contact with anyone who has COVID-19 in the past 14 days?

If you answer yes to any of the above please do not attend any Sligo Walking Club scheduled walks


Tuesday 1st. March 2022 Aughris/Dunmoran Strand 

 

Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 3 hours approx. Difficulty: Easy Terrain: Beach and Track. Contact: Michael Boland 087 2074488

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Tuesday 1st. March 2022 (Challenging) Bog Road, Escarpment, Formoyle 

  

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

 

Distance: 10 km approx, Duration: 4 hours approx, Terrain: track, road, mountain – some steep parts. Head for heights required! Some agility needed due to scrambling over and under fallen trees and there is one quite tricky scrambling,  descent which requires extreme care. All part of the fun and well worth it, as this is a beautiful and varied walk. Boots essential, sticks advisable. Contact: Pat McCarrick 086 0841268

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Saturday 5th. March 2022 Knocknarea 


Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 2.5 hours approx. Difficulty: Moderate. Terrain: Track and path, some hilly. Contact: Tony Flanagan 087 6996532

And 


Saturday 5th. March 2022 (Challenging) Luke’s Bridge, Benwisken, Cauldron


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk


Distance: 12 km approx, Duration: 4½ hours approx, Difficulty: tough but well worth it. Terrain: track, mountain – some steep parts. Contact: Margaret Richardson 087 2384664

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Tuesday 8th. March 2022 Gortarowey, Barnaribbon 


Distance: 9 km approx. Duration: 3 hours approx. Difficulty: Moderate with some steep climbs. Terrain: Track and road. Contact: Contact:  Maggie Beal 086/0303429


And


Tuesday 8th. March 2022(Challenging) Arroo from Aghanlish 


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk


Distance: 13 km approximately. Duration: 5 hours approximately. Difficulty: tough with steep climb at start. Terrain: Track/Bog, rough open mountain. Contact: Gerry Flanagan 087 2271865 

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Saturday 12th. March 2022 Lurganboy 

Distance: 11 km approx. Duration: 2.5 hours approx. Difficulty: Moderate but with several climbs. Terrain: Track and road. Contact:  Maggie Beal 086/0303429


And


Saturday 12th. March 2022 (Challenging) Tievebawn 

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

Distance: 12 km, Duration: 4 hours, Difficulty: Tough, with severe climb and descent Terrain: trail and open mountain with rough ground. Contact: Denis Crawley 086 4085221

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Tuesday 15th. March 2022 Keelogyboy Valley Loop 


Distance: 9 km approx. Duration: 3 hours. Difficulty: easy. Terrain: road.  Contact: Veronica Murphy 087 984 3253


And  


Tuesday 15th. March 2022 (Challenging) O’Donnell’s Rock

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk


Distance: 13 km approx. Duration: 4½ hours approx. Difficulty: moderate. Terrain: Track, trails, road. Contact: Stephen Clarke 071-9144589 or 086 1934135

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Saturday 19th. March 2022 Slish Wood to Lough Lumman Slish Woods/Lough Lumman 


Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 3 hours. Difficulty: moderate. Terrain: track and trails. Contact: Pat Stenson 083 373 0337


And


Saturday 19th. March 2022 (Challenging) Keelogyboy 

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 3-3½ hours Difficulty: severe climb from start, afterwards moderate. Terrain: track and open mountain. Contact: Ann O’Malley 087 9843279


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Please note that the Raghly to Cloonagh (bus to start) walk originally scheduled for this date has been replaced because of the Avian Flu outbreak.


Tuesday 22nd. March 2022 Ballygawley Wood/Lough Lumman 


Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 3 hours. Difficulty: moderate. Terrain:  track and trails. Contact: Pat McCarrick 086 0841268

And


Tuesday 22nd. March 2022 (Challenging)  Crumpauns via Truskmore 

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk


Distance: 9 km approx. Duration: 4½ hours. Difficulty: long, steep climbs, stunning terrain, great views. Terrain: track /bog – some steep parts. Contact: Gerry Flanagan 087 2271865


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Saturday 26th. March 2022 Coolaney Mast

Distance: 9 km approx. Duration: 2.5 hours approx. Difficulty: Moderate but with several climbs. Terrain: Track and road. Contact: Mary Jordan 086 3485567

And


Saturday 26th. March 2022 (Challenging) Killery 

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 3.5 hours approx. Difficulty: steep climbs, often very wet and tough going. Terrain: Tracks, trails and open mountain. Beautiful views. Contact: Joe Scanlon 087 9660284


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Please note that the Ballyconnell walk originally scheduled for this date has been replaced because of the Avian Flu outbreak.

Tuesday 29th. March 2022 Bricklieves 

Distance: 9 km approximately. Duration: 3 hours approximately. Difficulty: Moderate. Terrain: Track and open mountain. Contact: Jim Raftery 087 6796135


And

Please note that the Challenging walk below has had to be cancelled. Apologies for the inconvenience. 

Tuesday 29th. March 2022 Challenging) Cope’s Mountain, Crockauns 

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

Distance: 12 km approx., 4 ½ hours, difficult. Terrain: Track and mountain, some exceedingly steep parts. Contact: Brendan Kelly 087 998 5113

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Saturday 2nd.  April 2022 Cabragh Bog 

Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 3 hours, Difficulty: Easy, Terrain: tracks, trails and bog roads. Contact: Jim Newman 087 6452857

And


Saturday 2nd.  April 2022 (Challenging) Lough Easkey 


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk


Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 4 hours approx. Difficulty: not much climbing, but often very wet and tough going. Terrain: Tracks, trails and open mountain and road. Contact:  Tony Flanagan 087 6996532 


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Tuesday 5th. April 2022 Lough Meelagh 


Distance: 12 km approx. Duration: 3.5 hours approx. Difficulty: Flat walk, but quite long. Contact: Eamon Gaughan 086 0590323


And


Tuesday 5th. April 2022 Benbulbin


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk


Distance: 8 miles approx. Duration: 31/2 hours. Difficulty: long, steep climb, otherwise moderate. Terrain: track /bog – some steep parts. Contact: Michael Boland 087 2074488


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Saturday 9th.  April 2022 Keelogyboy Valley Loop 


Distance: 9 km approx. Duration: 3 hours. Difficulty: easy. Terrain: road.  Contact: Tony Flanagan 087 6996532 


And  


Saturday 9th.  April 2022 (Challenging) Doomore/Hungry Rock 

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

Distance: 6 km approx. Duration: 3 hours approx. Difficulty: Very steep climb and descent, otherwise moderate. Head for heights required! Terrain: Track, open mountain. Contact: Ann O’Malley 087 9843279


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Tuesday 12th. April 2022 Lady Anne’s Trail, Clogherevagh 

Distance: 7 km approx. 2½ hours, not very difficult. Terrain: Track and trail. Contact: Connie Sexton 086 0847913 


And

Tuesday 12th. April 2022 (Challenging) Larganmore Loop  

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

Distance: 14 km approx. Duration: 4½ hours approx. Difficulty: Moderate, Terrain: Track, quiet roads, some rough ground. Contact: Eamon Gaughan 086 0590323

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Saturday 16th.  April 2022 Union Woods


Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 3 hours. Difficulty: easy Terrain: track and trail Contact: Mary Jordan 086/3485567


And


Saturday 16th.  April 2022(Challenging) Gleneigh, Leeane, Fawnlion 


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk


Distance: 10 km, Duration: 3½ hours, Difficulty: Moderate, with some climbs, one sharp but short. Terrain: track, trail, road and open mountain. Contact: Jim Newman 087 6452857


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Tuesday 19th. April 2022 Slish Wood/Innisfree 

 

Distance: 9 km approx. Duration: 2½ hours. Difficulty: Easy. Terrain: Tracks, often very wet. Contact: Evelyn McDonnell 087 9671327


Tuesday 19th. April 2022 (Challenging) Lough Dagea from Slish Woods 

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk


Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 4 hours. Difficulty: moderate. Terrain:  track, trails and rough open mountain.  Contact: Joe Scanlon 087 9660284       

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Saturday 23rd.  April 2022 Knockvicar

 

Distance: 12 km approx, Duration: 3½ hours, Difficulty: moderate Terrain: track and trail Contact: Mary Jordan 086/3485567 


And


Saturday 23rd.  April 2022 (Challenging) Kielty/King’s Mountain Loop 


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk


Distance: 10 km approximately. Duration: 4 hours. Difficulty: some tough climbs. Terrain: Track, open mountain. 

Contact: Derry Taheny

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Tuesday 26th. April 2022 Gleniff Horseshoe


Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 2½ hours, Difficulty: Easy, Terrain: mountain road with hills. Contact: Veronica Murphy 087 984 3253


 

And


Tuesday 26th. April 2022 (Challenging) Eagle’s Rock to Glencar via Truskmore (bus to start) 

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

This is a linear walk and a minibus will pick us up at the cars at the end point of the walk at Glencar and drop us off at the start of the walk at the foot of Eagles Rock. From there we will walk/crawl back to the cars at Glencar There is a charge of €5 pp for the bus, which will be collected by the walk leader who in turn will pay the driver. If you wish to participate, it is essential that you text the walk leader well in advance to make sure that there are places for everybody. 

Please note that we will  leave as usual at 10 am from the Carrowroe after pooling cars. We will then drive to Glencar, the finish point of the walk, were we will be bussed to the start.

Distance: 14 km approximately. Duration: 5½ hours. Climb: 700 m. Difficulty: Severe but doable. Terrain: Track, open mountain and bog road Contact: Contact: Gerry Flanagan 087 2271865


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Saturday 30th.  April 2022 Highwood

 

Distance: 8 miles approx, Duration: 3 hours approx. Difficulty:  moderate, Terrain: trail and road. Contact: Michael Boland 087 2074488


And


Saturday 30th.  April 2022 (Challenging) Keelogyboy/ Hangman’s Hill 

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk


Distance: 12 km approx, 4 ½ hours, difficult. Terrain: Road, track and mountain, some steep parts.

 Contact: Denis Crawley 086 4085221 

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Tuesday 3rd. May 2022 Boyle Abbey/Lough Key Forest Park 


This is a new walk. Details will be posted soon. Contact: Mary Jordan 086/3485567 and Connie Sexton 086 0847913 


And


Tuesday 3rd. May 2022 (Challenging) Benwisken, this had to be changed from Aroo as trail closed due to access issues.


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk


Distance: 13 km approximately. Duration: 4½  hours approximately. Difficulty: tough with steep climb at start. Terrain: Track/Bog, rough open mountain. Contact: Michael Mulligan 087 3177799

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Saturday 7th. May 2022 Ballygawley to Lough Lumman 

Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 3 hours. Difficulty: moderate. Terrain:  track and trails.  Contact: Pat Stenson 083 373 0337


And


Saturday 7th. May 2022 (Challenging) Fawnlion, nonamehill from Gleneigh) 


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

Distance: 8 km approx. Duration: 3 hours. Difficulty: moderate. Terrain:  track and trails, road. 

Contact: Helena Morrison 086 1071962


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Tuesday 10th. May 2022 Luke’s Bridge/Under Ben Bulben from Gortarowey Car Park 


Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 3 hours approx, Difficulty: easy, Terrain: track and road. Contact: Michael Boland 087 2074488     


And


Tuesday 10th. May 2022 (Challenging) Cuilcagh via Boardwalk 


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk


Distance: 10 km, Duration: 3½ hours, Difficulty: Moderate, with some climbs, one quite tough. Terrain: track, trail, boardwalk, and open mountain. Contact: Stephen Clarke 071-9144589 or 086 1934135


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Saturday 14th. May 2022 Coney Island

Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 3 hours approx. Difficulty: Easy Terrain: Beach and Track. Contact:  Jim Raftery 087 6796135 


And


Saturday 14th. May 2022 (Challenging) Thur Mountain

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

Distance: 7.5 km approx. Duration: 3½ hours approx. Difficulty: moderate. Terrain: Track, trails, road. In wet conditions may be quite mucky. Great views and considerable archeological interest. Contact: Stephen Clarke 071-9144589 or 086 1934135

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Tuesday 17th. May 2022 Drumshambo Acres Lake Walk 

Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 3 hours, Difficulty: Easy, Terrain: tracks, trails and canal tow path. Contact: Ina Keane 086 8605658

And  


Tuesday 17th. May 2022 (Challenging) Leanne (changed from AGHAVOGHIL BOG WALK due to access near Arroo)


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

New walk. Distance: 7 km approx, Duration: 3 hours approx. Difficulty: one fairly steep climb, otherwise quite moderate. Terrain: trail and open mountain. Contact: Michael Mulligan 087 3177799


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Saturday 21st. May 2022 Bricklieves Regular ( changed from Saddle Hill)


Distance: 10 km approx, Duration: 3 hours approx. Difficulty:  quite moderate. Terrain: trail and very quiet road. 

Contact:  Jim Raftery 087 6796135

And

Saturday 21st. May 2022 (Challenging) Saturday 21st. May 2022 (Challenging) Lake Keola Ox Mountains (changed from Bricklieves Circuit of Plateau )     


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

Distance: 10 km approximately. Duration: 3.5 hours approximately. Difficulty: Climbing 350 metres, some wet parts. Terrain: Track and open mountain. . Contact: Denis Crawley 086 4085221

 


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

Distance: 12 km approximately. Duration: 4 hours approximately. Difficulty: Moderate. Terrain: Track and open mountain. Longer version of Bricklieves . Contact: Denis Crawley 086 4085221


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Tuesday 24th. May 2022 Lurganboy 

Distance: 11 km approx. Duration: 2.5 hours approx. Difficulty: Moderate but with several climbs. Terrain: Track and road. Contact:  Maggie Beal 086/0303429


And 


Tuesday 24th. May 2022 (Challenging) Truskmore from Glencar 


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

Distance: 12 km approximately. Duration: 4½ hours. Difficulty: Severe but doable. Terrain: Track, road, open mountain. Contact: Brendan Kelly 087 998 5113


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Saturday 28th. May 2022 Aughris/Dunmoran Strand 

 

Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 3 hours approx. Difficulty: Easy Terrain: Beach and Track. Contact: Michael Boland 087 2074488

And 


Saturday 28th. May 2022 (Challenging) Luke’s Bridge, Benwisken, Cauldron 

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk


Distance: 12 km approx, Duration: 4½ hours approx, Difficulty: tough but well worth it. Terrain: track, mountain – some steep parts. Contact: Margaret Richardson 087 2384664

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Tuesday 31st. May 2022 Coolaney Mast

Distance: 9 km approx. Duration: 2.5 hours approx. Difficulty: Moderate but with several climbs. Terrain: Track and road. Contact: Mary Jordan 086/3485567

And


Tuesday 31st. May 2022 (Challenging) Doomore/Hungry Rock


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

 

Distance: 6 km approx. Duration: 3 hours approx. Difficulty: Very steep climb and descent, otherwise moderate. Head for

heights required! Terrain: Track, open mountain. Contact: Ann O’Malley 087 9843279  

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Saturday 4th. June 2022 Keelogyboy Valley Loop 


Distance: 9 km approx. Duration: 3 hours. Difficulty: easy. Terrain: road.  Contact: Tony Flanagan 087 6996532

And 


Saturday 4th. June 2022 (Challenging) Bog Road, Escarpment, Formoyle 

  

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

 

Distance: 10 km approx, Duration: 4 hours approx, Terrain: track, road, mountain – some steep parts. Head for heights required! Some agility needed due to scrambling over and under fallen trees and there is one quite tricky scrambling,  descent which requires extreme care. All part of the fun and well worth it, as this is a beautiful and varied walk. Boots essential, sticks advisable. Contact: Maggie Beal 0860303429

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Tuesday 7th. June 2022 Glenfarne 


Distance: 12 km. Duration: 4 hours. Difficulty: moderate. Terrain: forest and lakeside trails and roads. Contact: Pat McCarrick 086 0841268


And 


Tuesday 7th. June 2022 The Dooneens via Formoyle 

 

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

 

Distance: 12 km approx, Duration: 4½ hours approx, Terrain: track, road, mountain – some steep parts. Contact: Brendan Kelly 087 998 5113


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Saturday 11th. June 2022 Lough Meelagh 


Distance: 12 km approx. Duration: 3.5 hours approx. Difficulty: Flat walk, but quite long. Contact: Eamon Gaughan 086 0590323


And


Saturday 11th. June 2022 (Challenging) Leanne

 (as Slieve League cancelled due to adverse weather forecast)

 Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

Distance: 10 km approx, 3½ hours . Terrain: Road, Track and mountain. Contact: Margaret Richardson 087 2384664

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Tuesday 14th. June 2022 Streedagh

Distance: 10 km approx, Duration: 2½ hours approx, Difficulty: easy Terrain: Track, beach and road. Contact: Maggie Beal 086/0303429

And


Tuesday 14th. June 2022 Challenging Leeane and Fawnlion

 

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

Distance: 10 km approx, Duration: 3 ½ hours,Terrain: road, track and mountain, some steep parts. Contact: Michael Mulligan 087 3177799   

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Saturday 18th. June 2022 Bricklieves 

Distance: 9 km approximately. Duration: 3 hours approximately. Difficulty: Moderate. Terrain: Track and open mountain. Contact: Tony Flanagan 087 6996532


And 

 

Saturday 18th. June 2022 Crummus

 

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk


Distance: 8 km approx. Duration: 3-3½ hours Difficulty: severe climb from start, afterwards moderate. Terrain: track and open mountain. Contact: Eamon Gaughan 086 0590323

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 Tuesday 21st. June 2022 Ballygawley to Lough Luman   (chanaged from Leeane Loop Conray )

Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 3 hours. Difficulty: moderate. Terrain:  track and trails.

Contact: John Hickey 087 3889175

And


Tuesday 21st. June 2022 (Challenging) 

(Challenging) King's Mtn,Dam Track.


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this this challenging walk.


Distance:12km;Duration:4_4.5 hrs. Difficulty: Steep climbs,tough going at start and afterwards moderate.Terrain : Track & open mountain with beautiful views.

Contact: Margaret Gerrity   087 6189879.


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Saturday 25th. June 2022 Ballygawley Woods to Lough Lumman 

 

Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 3 hours. Difficulty: moderate. Terrain:  track and trails. Contact: Pat Stenson 083 373 0337

And 


Saturday 25th. June 2022 (Challenging) Killery 

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 3.5 hours approx. Difficulty: steep climbs, often very wet and tough going. Terrain: Tracks, trails and open mountain. Beautiful views. Contact: Joe Scanlon 087 9660284


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Tuesday 28th. June 2022 Strandhill Waymarked Trail

Distance: 8 km approx, Duration: 2 ½ hours approx, Terrain: track , beach, road 

Contact: Veronica Murphy 087 9843253 

And


Tuesday 28th. June 2022 (Challenging) Kesh via caves 


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk


Distance: 10 km approx, Duration: 2 ¾ hours, Difficulty: moderate, stiff climb on trail at start but moderate thereafter. Terrain: track and heathery mountain. Contact: Ann O’Malley 087 9843279

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Saturday 2nd. July 2022 Doorly Park/Cairns 


Distance: 9 km approx. Duration: 3 hours. Difficulty: moderate. Terrain:  track and trails, road.  Contact: Eamon Gaughan 086 0590323


And 


Saturday 2nd. July 2022 Challenging) Castlegal, Cope’s, Crockauns, Keelogyboy (bus to start).


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk


This is a linear walk and a minibus will pick us up at the cars at the end point of the walk at Keelogyboy and drop us off at the start of the walk at the foot of Castlegal. From there we will walk/crawl back to the cars at Keelogyboy. There is a charge of €5 pp for the bus, which will be collected by the walk leader who in turn will pay the driver. If you wish to participate, it is essential that you text the walk leader well in advance to make sure that there are places for everybody. 

Distance: 15 km approximately. Duration: 5½ hours approximately. Climb: 720 m. Difficulty: Severe but doable. Terrain: Track and open mountain. Depending on conditions and levels of fatigue, we might skip Keelogyboy and shorten the walk to12 km. and 4½hours. Contact: Brendan Kelly 087 998 5113

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Tuesday 5th. July 2022 Ladies’ Brae 


Distance: 10 km approx, Duration: 3 hours, Difficulty: moderate. Terrain: Mostly road, short stretch of track. Contact: John Hickey 087 3889175



Tuesday 5th. July 2022 (Challenging) Bog Road to the Mines 


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk


Distance: 12 km approx, 4 ½ hours, difficult. Terrain: Road, track and mountain, some steep parts. Contact: Denis Crawley 086 4085221


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Saturday 9th. July 2022 Gleniff Horseshoe


Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 2½ hours, Difficulty: Easy, Terrain: mountain road with hills. 

Contact: Pauline Boland 087 9240082 

 

And  


Saturday 9th. July 2022 Challenging) Tarmon/Seltannasaggart 

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

Distance: 10 km approx, Duration: 3 hours approx. Difficulty:  quite moderate. Terrain: trail and very quiet road. Contact: Brian Keane 087 2517816

 

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Tuesday 12th. July 2022 Lissadell/Raughly 

Distance: 12 km approx. Duration: 3½ hours. Easy. Coastal walk-beach and road. Contact: John Hickey 087 3889175

And


Tuesday 12th. July 2022 (Challenging) Gleneigh, Leeane, Fawnlion 


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk


Distance: 10 km, Duration: 3½ hours, Difficulty: Moderate, with some climbs, one sharp but short. Terrain: track, trail, road and open mountain. Contact: Gerry Flanagan 087 2271865


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Saturday 16th. July 2022 Lough Talt 

Distance: 11 km approx. Duration: 3 hours. Difficulty: Moderate. Terrain: Track and road. Contact: Tony Flanagan 087 6996532

And


Saturday 16th. July 2022 Leeane/Fawnlion Ridge from Doon Lough


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

Distance: 9 km approx. Duration: 4hours approx. Difficulty: Quite tough going in places, some steep climbs. Terrain: Track, trails, road. Contact: Margaret Gerrity 087 6189879


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Tuesday 19th. July 2022 Lady Anne’s Trail, Clogherevagh 


Distance: 7 km approx. 2½ hours, not very difficult. Terrain: Track and trail. Contact: Connie Sexton 086 0847913


Tuesday 19th. July 2022 (Challenging)  Nephin from SW

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

Distance: 10 kms approx. Duration: 5 hours approx. Difficulty: very hard but rewarding, some steep climbs.  Terrain:  quite rough mountain, some trail/road Contact: Denis Crawley 086 4085221


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Saturday 23rd. July 2022 Slish Wood/Innisfree 

 

Distance: 9 km approx. Duration: 2½ hours. Difficulty: Easy. Terrain: Tracks, often very wet. Contact: Evelyn McDonnell 087 9671327 

And


Saturday 23rd. July 2022 (Challenging) Benbo 


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk


Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 4.5 hours approx. Difficulty: steep climbs, often very wet and tough going. Terrain: Track, road and open mountain. Beautiful views. Contact: Denis Crawley 086 4085221

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Tuesday 26th. July 2022 Knockvicar 

 

Distance: 12 km approx, Duration: 3½ hours, Difficulty: moderate Terrain: track and trail Contact: Mary Jordan 086/3485567 


And


Tuesday 26th. July 2022 (Challenging) Lakes Walk: A


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

New Walk. Distance: 8 km approx, Duration: 3 hours approx. Difficulty: one fairly steep climb, otherwise quite moderate. Terrain: trail and open mountain. Contact: Michael Mulligan 087 3177799


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Saturday 30th. July 2022 Knocknarea 


Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 2.5 hours approx. Difficulty: Moderate. Terrain: Track and path, some hilly. Contact: Tony Flanagan 087 6996532

And

Saturday 30th. July 2022 (Challenging) Kings Gully to Benbulben.

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

Distance: 12 Km Approx. Duration 4½ hours approx. Terrain: Track and Mountain some steep parts.

Contact: Margaret Gerrity 087 618 9879

 

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk


Distance:

Contact: Margaret Gerrity 087 618 9879

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Tuesday 2nd. August 2022 Slish Wood to Lough Lumman

Distance: 10 km approx, Duration: 3 hours approx. Difficulty:  moderate, Terrain: trail and road. Contact: Pat Stenson 083 373 0337

And


Tuesday 2nd. August 2022 (Challenging) Keelogyboy 

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 3-3½ hours Difficulty: severe climb from start, afterwards moderate. Terrain: track and open mountain. Contact: Ann O’Malley 087 9843279

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Saturday 6th. August 2022 Gortarowey, Barnaribbon 


Distance: 9 km approx. Duration: 3 hours approx. Difficulty: Moderate with some steep climbs. Terrain: Track and road. Contact: Contact:  Pauline Boland 087 924 0082

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Saturday 6th. August 2022 The Dooneens via Formoyle 


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

 

Distance: 12 km approx, Duration: 4½ hours approx, Terrain: track, road, mountain – some steep parts. Contact: Brendan Kelly 087 998 5113


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Tuesday 9th. August 2022 Slish Woods to Dromahair, on Sligo Way via Innisfree, (bus to start) 


This is a linear walk and a minibus will pick us up at the cars at the end point of the walk at Dromahair and drop us off at the start of the walk at Slish Wood. From there we will walk back to the cars at Dromahair. There is a charge of €5 pp for the bus, which will be collected by the walk contact person who in turn will pay the driver. If you wish to participate, it is essential that you text the walk contact person well in advance to make sure that there are places for everybody. 

Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 3 hours. Difficulty: moderate. Terrain: Track, trail and road. Contact: Jim Raftery 087 6796135


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Tuesday 9th. August 2022 (Challenging) Killery 


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 3.5 hours approx. Difficulty: steep climbs, often very wet and tough going. Terrain: Tracks, trails and open mountain. Beautiful views. Contact: Joe Scanlon 087 9660284


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Saturday 13th. August 2022 Lough Meelagh 


Distance: 12 km approx. Duration: 3.5 hours approx. Difficulty: Flat walk, but quite long. Contact: Eamon Gaughan 086 0590323


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Saturday 13th. August 2022 (Challenging) Truskmore from Glencar 


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

Distance: 12 km approximately. Duration: 4½ hours. Difficulty: Severe but doable. Terrain: Track, road, open mountain. Contact: Brendan Kelly 087 998 5113


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Tuesday 16th. August 2022 Bricklieves 

Distance: 9 km approximately. Duration: 3 hours approximately. Difficulty: Moderate. Terrain: Track and open mountain. Contact: John Hickey 087 3889175


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Tuesday 16th. August 2022 (Challenging) Luke’s Bridge, Benwisken, Cauldron


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk


Distance: 12 km approx, Duration: 4½ hours approx, Difficulty: tough but well worth it. Terrain: track, mountain – some steep parts. Contact: Margaret Richardson 087 2384664

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Saturday 20th. August 2022 Coolaney Mast

Distance: 9 km approx. Duration: 2.5 hours approx. Difficulty: Moderate but with several climbs. Terrain: Track and road. Contact: Pauline Boland 087 9240082

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Saturday 20th. August 2022 (Challenging) Arroo from Aghanlish 


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk


Distance: 13 km approximately. Duration: 5 hours approximately. Difficulty: tough with steep climb at start. Terrain: Track/Bog, rough open mountain. Contact: Brendan Kelly  087 998 5113

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Tuesday 23rd. August 2022 Ladies’ Brae 


Distance: 10 km approx, Duration: 3 hours, Difficulty: moderate. Terrain: Mostly road, short stretch of track. Contact: John Hickey 087 3889175


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Tuesday 23rd. August 2022 (Challenging) Thur Mountain

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

Distance: 7.5 km approx. Duration: 3½ hours approx. Difficulty: moderate. Terrain: Track, trails, road. In wet conditions may be quite mucky. Great views and considerable archeological interest. Contact: Stephen Clarke 071-9144589 or 086 1934135

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Saturday 27th. August 2022 Strandhill Way-Marked Trail 

Distance: 8 km approx, Duration: 2½ hours, Difficulty: easy, Terrain:  beach and track. Contact: Jim Raftery 087 6796135       


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Saturday 27th. August 2022 (Challenging) Larganmore Loop  

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

Distance: 14 km approx. Duration: 4½ hours approx. Difficulty: Moderate, Terrain: Track, quiet roads, some rough ground. Contact: Eamon Gaughan 086 0590323

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Tuesday 30th. August 2022 Gurteen/Aghamore Tombs 

Distance: 9 km approx. Duration: 3 hours approx. Difficulty: Moderate. Terrain: Track and green path, one steady ascent. Good views, some archeological interest. Contact: Stephen Clarke 071-9144589 or 086 1934135

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Tuesday 30th. August 2022 (Challenging) Lakes Walk: B


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

New Walk. Distance: 13 km approx, Duration: 4½ hours approx. Difficulty: one fairly steep climb, quite long. Terrain: trail and open mountain. Contact: Michael Mulligan 087 3177799


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Saturday 3rd. September 2022 Ballygawley Woods to Lough Lumman 


Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 3 hours. Difficulty: moderate. Terrain:  track and trails. Contact: Pat Stenson 083 373 0337

And

Saturday 3rd. September 2022 (Challenging) Nephin from the North side (near Lahardaun)

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

Distance: 8 kms approx. Duration: 4½ hours approx. Difficulty: very hard but rewarding, some steep climbs.  Terrain:  quite rough mountain, some trail/road Contact: Stephen Clarke 071-9144589 or 086 1934135


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Tuesday 6th. September 2022 Union Woods


Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 3 hours. Difficulty: easy Terrain: track and trail Contact: Mary Jordan 086/3485567


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Tuesday 6th. September 2022 (Challenging) Tievebawn 

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

Distance: 12 km, Duration: 4 hours, Difficulty: Tough, with severe climb and descent Terrain: trail and open mountain with rough ground. Contact: Denis Crawley 086 4085221

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Saturday 10th. September 2022 Lough Talt 


Distance: 11 km approx. Duration: 3 hours. Difficulty: Moderate. Terrain: Track and road. Contact: Tony Flanagan 087 6996532


And


Saturday 10th. September 2022 (Challenging) King’s Gully/The Mines 

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

Distance: 12 km approx, 4 ½ hours, difficult. Terrain: Road, track and mountain, some steep parts. Contact: Margaret Richardson 087 2384664

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Tuesday 13th. September 2022 Lurganboy 

Distance: 11 km approx. Duration: 2.5 hours approx. Difficulty: Moderate but with several climbs. Terrain: Track and road. Contact:  Maggie Beal 086/0303429


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Tuesday 13th. September 2022 (Challenging) Bog Road to the Mines 


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk


Distance: 12 km approx, 4 ½ hours, difficult. Terrain: Road, track and mountain, some steep parts. Contact: Denis Crawley 086 4085221



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Saturday 17th. September 2022 Knockvicar  

 

Distance: 12 km approx, Duration: 3½ hours, Difficulty: moderate Terrain: track and trail Contact: Mary Jordan 086/3485567 


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Saturday 17th. September 2022 (Challenging) Eagle’s Rock to Glencar via Truskmore (bus to start)


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk

This is a linear walk and a minibus will pick us up at the cars at the end point of the walk at Glencar and drop us off at the start of the walk at the foot of Eagles Rock. From there we will walk/crawl back to the cars at Glencar There is a charge of €5 pp for the bus, which will be collected by the walk leader who in turn will pay the driver. If you wish to participate, it is essential that you text the walk leader well in advance to make sure that there are places for everybody. 

Please note that we will leave as usual at 10 am from the IT. We will then drive to Glencar, the finish point of the walk, where we will be bussed to the start.

Distance: 14 km approximately. Duration: 5½ hours. Climb: 700 m. Difficulty: Severe but doable. Terrain: Track, open mountain and bog road Contact: Gerry Flanagan 087 2271865


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Tuesday 20th. September 2022  Glenfarne 


Distance: 12 km. Duration: 4 hours. Difficulty: moderate. Terrain: forest and lakeside trails and roads. Contact: Pat McCarrick 086 0841268


And 


Tuesday 20th. September 2022  (Challenging) Keelogyboy/ Hangman’s Hill 

Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk


Distance: 12 km approx, 4 ½ hours, difficult. Terrain: Road, track and mountain, some steep parts. 

Contact: Margaret Gerrity 087 6189879

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Saturday 24th. September 2022 Doorly Park/Cairns 


Distance: 9 km approx. Duration: 3 hours. Difficulty: moderate. Terrain:  track and trails, road.  Contact: Eamon Gaughan 086 0590323


And 


Saturday 24th. September 2022 (Challenging) Kesh via caves 


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk


Distance: 10 km approx, Duration: 2 ¾ hours, Difficulty: moderate, stiff climb on trail at start but moderate thereafter. Terrain: track and heathery mountain. Contact: Ann O’Malley 087 9843279

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Tuesday 27th. September 2022 Boyle Abbey/Lough Key Forest Park 


This is a new walk. Details will be posted soon. Contact: Mary Jordan 086/3485567 and Connie Sexton 086 0847913 


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Tuesday 27th. September 2022 Challenging) Fawnlion from Doon Lough 


Please read our safety page before attempting to do this challenging walk


Distance: 10 km, Duration: 3 hours, Difficulty: Moderate, with some climbs, one sharp but short. Terrain: trail and open mountain. Contact: Michael Mulligan 087 3177799


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