Welcome to the website for the Galway Walking Club.

For people who are interested to join the club – please feel free to come along to our next meeting – details are below.  Otherwise please have a look at the Joining the Club/Visitors Page and Walks Page which sets out our schedule for the year.  Alternatively you can email our Secretary at

Next Club Meeting: 8:30pm Thursday, February 18th, 2016, Tonerys Bar, 98 Bohermore, Galway

Next GWC Walks (see walks section for more details)

RambleSunday February 21, Caher Loop Walk Fanore  Moderate walk 17 km (4 hours).  Great views over Galway Bay.   Meet near IMC Cinema at 9:45am. Leader Kevin Kelly. Walk starts from Fanore Beach.

Short Walk: Sunday 14th, February.  Cloonacauneen Castle Area. Leader Matt Flesk.  Meet at St Oliver Plunkett Church, Renmore, at 1.15 pm for departure at 1.30 pm.


  • A Hillwalks. Next one Sunday 21st February.  Letterbreckaun.  Leader Dennis Healy.
  • B Hillwalks. The next B hillwalks will be on  February 14th, Ben Lettery and Ben Gower. Leader Dermot Doherty. ModerateMeet at the Omniplex at 8:45am.
  • C Hillwalks will resume in March. There will be a C Hillwalk on one Saturday a month from March. New schedule for 2016. See ‘Walks’ section of Menu.


Wine and Cheese Night – 18th February after Club Meeting.

Camino Ingles, April 2016: Matt Flesk is leading a group on the Camino Ingles from 19th April to 26th April. For details click this link.

May Bank Holiday Weekend: 29th Apr to 2nd Apr. Carlingford. See Weekends Away section for accommodation options.

Details of the 2016 Christmas Party are now available. See ‘Club Activities‘.

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