1.  Welcome to the website for

The Galway Walking Club.

The Club encourages all Walkers doing short Walks & Rambles to wear high vis jackets especially for the winter months.

For people who are interested in  joining 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: Nov 22nd
, 2018 At Tonerys Bohermore at 8.30pm 


Next GWC Walks (see walks section for more details) 

Short Walk

Next  walk:-   Sun 1st Dec

Walk Leader :- TBA

Location;-   Christmas party weekend Walk, Clifden

Meet at:-

Regroup at:- 


Next walk:- Sun 25th Nov

Walk Leader:- Kevin Kelly

Walk Location:- Caher loop walk Fanore

Meet at :-  Omniplex car park at 9.45 for 10am departure

Regroup at:- Kinvara at the top of the village approx 10.30am

A Hillwalk :  

Next walk:- Sun 25th Nov

Walk Leader:-   Joan Moynihan

Walk Location:-  Middle Maamturks or Ben Baun

Meet at :- Omniplex at 8.15 for 8.30 departure

Regroup at:-

B Hillwalk :-

Next walk:- Sun 1st Dec

Walk Leader :- TBA

Location;- Christmas party weekend walk, Clifden

Meet at:

Regroup at:-

C Hillwalk – 

Next  walk:-  Sun 1st Dec

Walk Leader:-  TBA

Walk Location:- Christmas party weekend walk, Clifden

Meet at :-  

Regroup at:- 

Note: Anyone wanting to do a C Hill would need to do a Ramble first. 


Club Notices:

GWC Christmas Party: The  Christmas Party will this year be  held  in Clifden at the Station House Hotel on Dec. 1st 2018  . Further  details are available  on the “Activities” tab

Club trip away 2019 – Please see Club Activities – GWC 2019 Holiday Abroad

Other Notices:

For the Meitheal West 2018 Activities Report click here

Meeting point Fairhill House Hotel Clonbur 10am.
C Hill walk Mount Gable starts 10.30, 4 & half hours.
Ramble White Island & Lough Coolin starts 10.30am 4 hours.
Short walk White Island starts 1pm 2 & half hours.
All walks starts from Fair Hill House Hotel.
The Hotel has a couple of rooms left for the 29th special rate 55 euro per person Includes Dinner B & B.  Further details contact Jerry Lalor on 087 2153 689 or e-mail.

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