“C” Hillwalks

C HILLS

All members must sign with Leader at meeting point, Kelehans Pub unless otherwise stated.  Meeting time is 9.45 am for 10.00am departure.  All walks will take place on Saturdays.   As C Hills are done depending on weather conditions, they are not confirmed until the Wednesday beforehand.  Please check the Website for confirmation.  All Walks take approximately 5 hrs.  Walk organisers are Paul Molony 0877533053 and Hanora Gilligan 0876485877

Having the proper gear is a requirement. Walking boots are mandatory and poles are recommended.  As a certain level of fitness is required a person must have done a ramble with the club before doing a C Hill.

C HILL SCHEDULE – 2017

 

Date              Destination      Leader

 

 

1st July

Ben Lettery –  577m / Ben Gower. Starting at Ben Lettery Hostel , 5 hr walk  

Tom Reddington

 

15th July

Kilkerrin better known as Cnoc Mordain, West Connemara. Terrain is similar to Mount Gable.
Spectacular with stunning views.
5 hours. Around 400 meters.
 

Jerry Lalor – 0872153689

 

29th July

Glenina Loop Walk 18km, No steep hills

Great views across Galway Bay & Aran Islands

Paul Molony

0877533053

 

5th August

Errisbeg Hill 300 Metres and Roundstone Beach . Approx 5 hrs. If weather is good may get a swim in.  

Paul Molony -0877533053

 

19th August

Corcogemore Mountain ( Corcóg)– 609 Metres

5 + hrs – Strenuous walk

 

Loretta Needham 0876486860

 

2nd Sept.

No walk this Saturday as Island week-end away for Club
16th Sept. Benbrack 582m  

Bryan McCabe -0868231131

 

30th Sept

Leenane Hill, 618 Metres, 5 + hrs

Fantastic views

 

Patricia Fleming

0871329934

14th October Ben Gorm, South West Mayo, parking at Ashleigh Falls 700 Metres 5 + hrs Tom Hanrahan

0872243274

28th October Bank Holiday week-end away with the Club in Kilmallock
11th November Mullaghmore Hill in the Burren, 180 metres. Track walk , 4 hrs. Finishing in  Lough Avalla Farm if open .

Meet at Aldi Car Park in Oranmore

Bill Dibb

0868636942

25th November Abbey Hill and Fort Hill in the Burren Tom Huban