Rambles

The rambles meet at the Omniplex on the Headford Road at 09.45am – (Depart at 10am sharp) on the dates below.  We practice car-sharing, so if parking please park in the Black Box Car Park and walk through to Omniplex Car Park.

Having the proper gear is an requirement, Walking Boots are mandatory.

It is recommended that all walkers wear Hi-Vis vests.  Organiser is Jerry Lalor jerrylalor@gmail.com 087-2153689

 

GALWAY WALKING CLUB SCHEDULE OF CLUB RAMBLES 
Date Destination Leader
 

10.07.06

CLIFFS OF MOHER

20km. Flat. 5 Hours. Bus leaves Doolin at 12 noon to bring us to start of walk.

Excellent ramble.

 

Tom Huban

 

24.07.16

MANNIN LOOP BALLYCONNEELY

Approx. 20km. Flat. 5 Hours. Excellent walk with great views.

14km by the Atlantic, 6km by road. Great views.

 

Patricia Fleming

 

06.08.16

ANNUAL CLUB MARATHON (Maam Valley)

26 mile Full Marathon, 13 mile Half Marathon.  Registration 7am – 8am for Full Marathon and 8.30am – 9.30am for Half Marathon.  Venue community centre, Maam Bridge. Further details contact jerrylalor@gmail.com

No club walk on Sunday the 7th August.

 

Jerry Lalor

 

21.08.16

SLIABH BERNAGH CLARE, SCARRIFF DISTRICT

Approx. 16km. 1 hour and 10 minutes from Galway. Minor roads and track. Light boots or heavy runners. This walk has great views all day. Regroup past the Lady Gregory Hotel, Gort. First lay by about 400 metres on your left.

 Bernie Healy

Sabina Sheppard

 

04.09.16

ISLAND WEEKEND AWAY ACHILL

Full Details from the Committee.

 
 

18.09.16

CONG LOOP WALK VIA CLONBUR

Approx. 17km. Flat Walk.

Views of Lough Corrib & Lough Mask.  Finish walking through the grounds of Ashford Castle.

 

Pat Moran

 

02.10.16

LOUGH INAGH VALLEY TO MAAM VALLEY

18km. Flat. 5 Hours.

This walk is all on the Western Way – Great Views.

 

Tom Reddington

 

16.10.16

TAWNYARD WOODS TO AASLEAGH FALLS (LEENANE)

18km. Flat. 5 hours.  Regroup in Leenane Car Park.

This ramble is one of the clubs favourites.

 

Tom Hanrahan

 

30.10.16

OCTOBER WEEKEND AWAY

Details will be announced later from the Committee. 

 
 

13.11.16

LOUGHGREANEY LAKE LOOP WALK (EAST CLARE)

Approx. 17km. Flat Walk. 5 Hours.

This walk brings you all around the lake passing the village of Flagmount.

 

Jerry Lalor

 

27.11.16

CARRON LOOP WALK CLARE

5km outside Kinvara.  All road – approx. 17km.

 

Liam Kenny

 

03.12.16

CHRISTMAS PARTY NEWPORT

Walk starts at 10am. Mulrany to Newport (Green way). 19km – approx 5 hrs.

 

Jerry Lalor

 

11.12.16

OUGHTERARD – NEW VILLAGE LOOP WALK (MINCE PIES)

Oughterard New village walk approx. 17km. Forrest & Bog Road.

(Mince Pies & Goodies in Powers after walk)

 

Jerry Lalor

 

29.12.16

MOUNT GABLE HILL WALK & RAMBLE CLONBUR (NOT OFFICIAL)

Approx. 15kms. Highest Point 416 meters. We start in Clonbur car park.

Meet in Lynches for 10.30am where coffee is served. Walk starts at 11am. On Return coffee and mince pies will be served. Great views over Lough Corrib & Lough Mask.

 

Jerry Lalor

 

  1. Walks may be changed on any of these dates if designated leader is not available