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: February 1st, 2018 in Tonery’s  at 8.30pm.


Next GWC Walks (see walks section for more details)


Short Walk:

Next  walk:-   Sunday 28th of January .

Walk Leader :-Patricia Dineen

Location;- Headford Liss/ Deerpark area
Meet at:-  Renmore Church Car Pk at 1.15pm leave at 1.30pm
Regroup at:- Park at Campbells pub Cloughanover



Next Walk.:- Sunday Jan. 21st 2018
Walk Leader;- Paul Maloney.

Location:-Derroura Oughterard
Meet at;-   Omniplex 9.45am leave at 10am.
Regroup at:- Drive to Oughterard, park accross from welbys service station .


A Hillwalk :

*NB. Due to predicted Adverse Weather Conditions, this Walk has been Cancelled.

Next Walk :- Sunday 21st of January.

Walk Leader: Kevin Heery.

Walk Location:- BenChoona Horseshoe from Lettergesh Beach.

Meet at:-  Omniplex 8.15 leave at 8.30a.m

Regroup:- Keane’s Pub Mam at 9:30am


B Hillwalk :-

Next Walk :- Sunday 28th  Jan.2018  18 .

 Walk Leader: Andew Davies.

Walk Location:- Knocknagussy

Meet at :- Omniplex,  8.45a.m. to leave at 9.00a.m.  

Regroup at:-

C Hillwalk – 

Next  walk:-  Saturday 24th  Feb 2018.  Abbey Hill

Walk Leader:- TBD

Walk Location:- Abbey Hill

Meet at :- TBD

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


Club Notices

October week away.

The Club  Week Away for 2018  will be to Majorca from the 3rd to the 10th Oct. Details have now be sent to all club members.   If you are a member for 2018 and you have not received the detailed email please contact us ,

Other Notices

Proposed Kilimanjaro trip: Some members are planning a trip to Kilimanjaro from 20th to 29th September 2018 with Gavin Bate, Possibility of add on Safari and Zanzibar visit. WhatsApp or call Bill on 086 8636942 for further details.

Proposed Bulgaria trip: Some members are planning a trip to Bulgaria from the 12th June for 10 days . Contact Paul Moloney on 087 7533053 for further details.


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