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 March 2020 

Tuesday 30 July 2019        Strandhill Way-Marked Trail

Distance: 8 km approx. Duration: 2½ hours, Difficulty: easy, Terrain:  beach and track. Contact: Carita Horan 086/2288707

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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 6 August 2019     Gurteen/Glencar (new walk)

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 13 August 2019   Coney Island

Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 3 hours approx. Difficulty: Easy Terrain: Beach and Track. Contact: Evelyn McDonnell 087 9671327

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(Challenging) Larganmore Loop (new walk)

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

Distance: 14 km approx. Duration: 4 hours approx. Partly on Foxford Way. Terrain: Quiet country roads, tracks. Difficulty: moderate but quite long. Contact: Eamon Gaughan 086 0590323

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Tuesday 20 August 2019   Lough Talt

Distance: 11 km approx. Duration: 3 hours. Difficulty: Moderate. Terrain: Track and road. Contact: Ann O’Malley 087 9843279 

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(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 27 August 2019   Glenfarne

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

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Tuesday 3rd. September 2019 Saddle Hill

Distance: 10 km approx, Duration: 3 hours approx. Difficulty:  quite moderate. Terrain: trail and very quiet road. Contact: Stephen Clarke 071-9144589 or 086 1934135

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Tuesday 10th. September 2019 Drumshambo Acres Lake Walk 

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

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Tuesday 17th. September 2019 Bricklieves  

Distance: 9 km approximately. Duration: 3 hours approximately. Difficulty: Moderate. Terrain: Track and open mountain. Contact: Pat McCarrick 086 0841268

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Tuesday 24th. September 2019 Glenfarne

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

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(Challenging)   Killery 

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

Distance: 13 km approximately. Duration: 4½  hours approximately. Difficulty: tough with steep climbs. Terrain: Track/Bog, rough open mountain. Contact: Robin Pettigrew 087 2321643

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Tuesday 1st. October 2019 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) Near Lackagh Lough close to Killargue, North Leitrim

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: Eamon Gaughan 086 0590323 and Stephen Clarke 071-9144589 or 086 1934135

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Tuesday 8th.October 2019          Gleniff Horseshoe

Distance: 10 km, Duration: 2½ hours, Difficulty: Easy, Terrain: mountain road with hills. Contact: Mary Jordan 086/3485567

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(Challenging) King’s Gully/The Mines/Glencar

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 King’s Gully. 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 car park at Carrarroe Retail Park after pooling cars. We will then drive to Glencar, the finish point of the walk, were we will be bussed to the start.

Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 4½ hours approx. Difficulty: tough climb at start, otherwise moderate. Terrain:  trails, rough mountain. Contact: Denis Crawley 086 4085221

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Tuesday 15th. October 2019 Gortarowey /Barnaribbon

Distance: 9 km approx. Duration: 3 hours approx. Difficulty: Moderate with some steep climbs. Terrain: Track and road. Contact: Patricia McHugh 086 6387767

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Tuesday 22nd.October 2019       Gurteen/Glencar Aghamore

Distance: 9 km approx. Duration: 3 hours approx. Difficulty: Moderate. Terrain: Track and green path, one steady ascent. Good views, some archeological interest. Contact: Jim Newman 087 6452857

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Tuesday 29th. October 2019 Dunmoran Strand/Aughris

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

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Tuesday 5th. November 2019     Knockvicar

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

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(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 car park at Carrarroe Retail Park 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: Denis Crawley 086 4085221

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Tuesday 12th. November 2019 Rosses Point

Distance 10 km approx, Duration 3 hours approx. Difficulty:  easy. Terrain: Track, beach and road.  Contact: Veronica Murphy 087 984 3253

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(Challenging) King’s Gully/The Mines/Glencar

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 King’s Gully. 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 car park at Carrarroe Retail Park after pooling cars. We will then drive to Glencar, the finish point of the walk, were we will be bussed to the start.

Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 4½ hours approx. Difficulty: tough climb at start, otherwise moderate. Terrain:  trails, rough mountain. Contact: Margaret Richardson 087 2384664

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Tuesday 19th. November 2019 Coolaney Mast

Distance: 9 km approx. Duration: 2.5 hours approx. Difficulty: Moderate but with several climbs. Terrain: Track and road. Contact: Patricia McHugh 086 6387767

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(Challenging) Keelogyboy from the Doons 

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, road and open mountain. Contact: Jim Newman 087 6452857                                          

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Tuesday 26th. November 2019        Slish Wood/Innisfree

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

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(Challenging) Doomore/Hungry Rock

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

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

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Tuesday 3rd. December 2019 Knocknarea

Distance: 9 km, Duration: 2.5 hours, Difficulty: Moderate. Terrain: Track and path, some hilly. Contact: Petrina Horan 086/3255045

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(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: Margaret Richardson 087 2384664

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Tuesday 10th. December 2019   Luke’s Bridge/Under Ben Bulben

Distance: 10 km, Duration: 3 hours, Difficulty: easy, Terrain: track and road. Contact: Pauline Boland 087 9240082

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(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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Tuesday 17th. December 2019 2019 Lurganboy

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

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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: Eamon Gaughan 086 0590323

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Tuesday 24th. December 2019 Slish Wood to Lough Lumman

Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 3 hours. Difficulty: moderate. Terrain:  track and trails, short stretch of road requiring extreme care.  Contact: Evelyn McDonnell 087 9671327

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Tuesday 31st. December 2019 Mullaghmore

Distance; 6 miles approx. Duration: 2½ hours, Difficulty: Easy, Terrain: track, trail, road. Contact: Michael Boland 087 2074488

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Tuesday 7th. January 2020 2019      Doorly Park/Cairns

Distance: 10 km, Duration: 3 hours, Difficulty: moderate. Terrain: Track and path, mostly flat, one short but steep climb. Contact: Eamon Gaughan 086 0590323

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Tuesday 14th. January 2020       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 21st. January 2020       Slish Wood to Dromahair

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 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 car park at Carrarroe Retail Park after pooling cars. We will then drive to Dromahair, the finish point of the walk, were we will be bussed to the start at Slish Wood.

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

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Tuesday 28th. January 2020       Strandhill Way-Marked Trail

Distance: 8 km approx. Duration: 2½ hours, Difficulty: easy, Terrain:  beach and track. Contact: Carita Horan 086/2288707

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(Challenging) Michael Mulligan Special Walk

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

Michael, who has been a hill walker all his life and has an intimate knowledge of our region, has agreed to lead a walk which we are not familiar with. All will be revealed shortly!

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Tuesday 4th. February 2020       Highwood

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

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(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: Michael Mulligan 087 3177799

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Tuesday 11th. February 2020     Cabragh Bog

Distance: 10 km approx. Duration: 3 hours, Difficulty: Easy, Terrain: tracks, trails and bog roads. Contact: Patricia McHugh 086 6387767

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(Challenging) Lough Easkey

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

Distance: 10 km approximately. Duration: 4 hours approximately. Difficulty: hard but rewarding. Terrain etc Track/Bog, rough going. Contact: Denis Crawley 086 4085221

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Tuesday 18th. February 2020     Leeane/Conray Loop

Distance: 10 miles 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 25th. February 2020     Lough Meelagh

Distance: 12 km Duration: 3.5 hours Terrain: woodland tracks and quite a lot of road. Difficulty: Flat walk, but quite long. Contact: Contact Eamon Gaughan 086 0590323

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Tuesday 3rd. March 2020            Lough Talt

Distance: 11 km approx. Duration: 3 hours. Difficulty: Moderate. Terrain: Track and road. Contact: Veronica Murphy 087 984 3253

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(Challenging) Glencar, Escarpment, Formoyle, Broken Bridges  

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, vertical descent of about 3 metres 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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Tuesday 10th. March 2020          Ballyconnell Evelyn McDonnell

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

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(Challenging) King’s Mountain

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

Distance: 12 km approx, Duration: 5 hours approx. Difficulty: Challenging by name and by nature, this summit is often called Table Mountain and it has never before featured as a club walk. Terrain: trail, open mountain. Contact: Robin Pettigrew 087 2321643

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Tuesday 17th. March 2020                    Keelogyboy Valley Loop

Distance: 8 km approx., Duration 2¾ hrs. Difficulty: Easy, Terrain: road. Contact: Jim Newman 087 6452857

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(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 24th. March 2020                    Raghly to 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. 

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, 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: Veronica Murphy 087 984 3253 and Vinny Blighe 086 156 3974

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Tuesday 31st. March 2020                    Slieve Ward, Lugnamackan

Distance: 5 miles approx. Duration: 2¼ hours approx. Difficulty: Moderate with not too much climbing. Terrain: Track and open mountain, some rough ground but with great views from its vantage point between Ballysadare and Collooney. Contact:  Jim Newman 087 6452857

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