You are advised not go to the start of a walk without first getting in touch with the listed contact person for the walk.

Please note that all Tuesday walks leave from the car park of the Carraroe Retail Park (Curry's end) at 10.00 am. It is advisable to check the recommendations on our safety page, particularly if you intend doing a Challenging walk.


Calendar of Tuesday Walks to end October 2018

 

Tuesday 5th June 2018 Slish Wood to Dromahair (on Sligo Way via Innisfree)

 

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. If necessary a second minibus can be provided.

Please note that we will  leave as usual at 10 am from the car park at Carrarroe Retail Park after pooling cars. We will then drive to Dromahair, the finish point of the walk, where we will be bussed to the start at Slish Wood.

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

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Tuesday 12th June 2018

Lissadell/Raughly

Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 3 hours approx. Easy. Coastal walk-beach and road. Contact: Contact:
Jim Newman  087 6452857


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Tuesday 19th June 2018 Bricklieves     

 

Distance: 9 km approximately. Duration: 3 hours approximately. Difficulty: Moderate.

Terrain: Track and open mountain. Contact: Jim Raftery 087 6796135

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Tuesday 26th June 2018 Raghly/Cloonagh (bus to start)

 

One of the most stunning coastal walks you could ever do. It will include a visit to the Bronze Age promontory fort at Knocklane.

This is a linear walk and a minibus will pick us up at the cars at the end point of the walk at Cloonagh, near Ballyconnell, and drop us off at the start of the walk at Raghly. From there we will walk back to the cars at Cloonagh. 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. If necessary a second minibus can be provided.

Please note that we will  leave as usual at 10 am from the car park at Carrarroe Retail Park after pooling cars. We will then drive to Cloonagh, the finish point of the walk, where we will be bussed to the start.

Distance: 12 km approximately. Duration: 4 hours. Difficulty: moderate. Terrain: Track, trail and road.  Quite flat, with only one sharp but short climb. Some passages of stony ground where care is required.  Contact:  Ann O’Malley 087 9843279  

and Vinny Blighe 086 156 3974

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Tuesday 3rd. July 2018   Knocknarea

Distance: 6 miles approxim. Duration: 2.5 hours approx. Difficulty: Moderate. Terrain: Track and path, some hilly. Contact: Petrina Horan 086/3255045

And (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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Tuesday 10th. July 2018   Lurganboy

Distance: 11 km approx. Duration: 2.5 hours approx. Difficulty: Moderate but with several climbs. Terrain: Track and road. Contact: Mary Jordan 086/3485567

And (Challenging)          Geevagh/st Eilbhe’s Well

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

Distance: 12 km approx, Duration: 4½ hours approx, Difficulty: tough enough, some rough ground. Terrain: road, track, mountain – some steep parts. Contact: Jim Newman  087 6452857

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Tuesday 17th. July 2018          Luke’s Bridge/Under Benbulbin

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

And (Challenging)          Doomore/Hungry Rock 

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

Distance: 6 miles 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 24th. July 2018          Ballyconnell Coastal Walk

Distance; 6 miles approx. Duration: 2½ hours, Difficulty: Easy, Terrain: track, trail, road. Contact: Evelyn McDonnell 087 9671327

And (Challenging)          Crummus

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: Eamon Gaughan 086 0590323

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Tuesday 31st. July 2018  Knockvicar

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

And (Challenging)          Leeane

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

Distance: 8 miles approx, Duration: 3 ½ hours,Terrain: road, track and mountain, some steep parts. Contact: Michael Mulligan 087 3177799

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Tuesday 7th. August 2018 Ladies’ Brae

Distance: 10 km approx, Duration: 3 hours, Difficulty: moderate. Terrain: Mostly road, short stretch of track. Contact: Mary Jordan 086/3485567

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(Challenging)        Sramore Loop

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

Distance: 10 km approx, Duration: 3½ hours approx. Difficulty:  moderate, but with several long climbs. Terrain: trail and road. Contact: Jim Newman  087 6452857 

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Tuesday 14th. August 2018      Strandhill Way-Marked Trail

 

Distance: 8 km approx, Duration: 2½ hours, Difficulty: easy, Terrain:  beach and track. Contact: Mary Jordan 086/3485567

 

And

(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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Tuesday 21st. August 2018     Slish Wood to Dromahair (on Sligo Way via Innisfree)

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. If necessary a second minibus can be provided.

Please note that we will  leave as usual at 10 am from the car park at Carrarroe Retail Park after pooling cars. We will then drive to Dromahair, the finish point of the walk, where we will be bussed to the start at Slish Wood.

Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 3 hours. Difficulty: moderate. Terrain: Track, trail and road. Contact:
Jim Newman  087 6452857

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Tuesday 28th. August 2018 Doorly Park Cairns Hill

Distance: 7 miles approx. Duration: 3½ hours approx. Difficulty: Easy. Terrain: Track and path, mostly flat. Contact: Eamon Gaughan 086 0590323 

And

(Challenging) Benbulben

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

Distance: 12 km 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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Tuesday 4th. September 2018          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 9240082

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(Challenging) Bricklieves, circuit of plateaux

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

Distance: 9 km approximately. Duration: 4 hours approximately. Difficulty: Moderate.

Terrain: Track and open mountain. A longer version of our classic Bricklieves walk with some rough ground thrown in for your delectation, but very little extra climbing. Contact: Jim Newman  087 6452857

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Tuesday 11th. September 2018 Gleniffe Horseshoe

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

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(Challenging)        Aroo

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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Tuesday 18th. September 2018 Union Woods/Union Rock

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

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(Challenging)        Doonaveeragh

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

 

Distance: 10 km approximately. Duration: 4½  hours approximately. Difficulty: tough with sharp, short climbs and some rough ground. Terrain: Track/Bog, rough open mountain. Contact: Denis Crawley 086 4085221

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Tuesday 25th. September 2018        Slish Wood to Lough Lumman

Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 3 hours. Difficulty: moderate. Terrain:  track and trails.  Contact: Evelyn McDonnell 087 9671327

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Tuesday 2nd. October 2018    Lough Meelagh

Distance: 12 km approx. Duration: 3.5 hours approx. Difficulty: Flat walk, but quite long. Contact: Stephen Clarke 071-9144589 or 086 1934135

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Tuesday 9th. October 2018   Lissadell/Raughly

Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 3 hours approx. Easy. Coastal walk-beach and road. Contact: Evelyn McDonnell 087 9671327  

 

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Tuesday 16th. October 2018 Leeane Loop/Conray

Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 3 hours approx. Difficulty: Moderate with not too much climbing. We do not take in any summits! Some very interesting archaeological features. Terrain: Road, track and open mountain. Contact Stephen Clarke 071-9144589

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Tuesday 23rd. October 2018 Coolaney Mast

Distance: 9 km approx. Duration: 2.5 hours approx. Difficulty: Moderate but with several climbs. Terrain: Track and road. Contact: Carita Horan 086/2288707 and Imelda McHugh 087/9747244

 

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(Challenging)        Truskmore

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, open mountain. Contact: Denis Crawley 086 4085221

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Tuesday 30th October 2018     Bricklieves

Distance: 9 km approximately. Duration: 3 hours approximately. Difficulty: Moderate.

Terrain: Track and open mountain. Contact: Jim Raftery 087 6796135

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