Rambles

The rambles meet at the IMC Cinema 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 (€5/day) and walk through to the Galway Retail Park. Having the proper gear is a requirement and walking boots and hi-vis vests are recommended.   Organiser is jerrylalor@gmail.com 087-2153689

GALWAY WALKING CLUB SCHEDULE OF CLUB RAMBLES Jul to Jan 2020
Date Destination Leader

21.07.19

CORKSCREW LOOP WALK (CLARE)

18km walk (4 to 5 Hours).

We start this walk 7km ouside Ballyvaughan Recommended walk, great view over the Burren.

Berna Reddington

04.08.19

CLIFFS OF MOHER

20km. Flat. 5 Hours. Meet up at O’Connors Bar Doolin @ 11.45am.

Excellent Ramble.

Pat Moran

17.08.19

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 18th August.

Jerry Lalor

01.09.19

CAHER LOOP WALK (FANORE BEACH)

This walk starts at Fanore Beach.  Approx 4 hours.

Great views over Galway Bay.

Peter Leonard

15.09.19

LOUGH INAGH TO LEENANE (BUS)

Approx 17 km. 70% of this walk is on the Western Way.

Great views over Killary and Mwelrea.  Bus will bring us to the start of this walk from Leenane.

Peter Leonard

29.09.19

CAOIRON NA GAORACH (OUGHTERARD)

Approx. 20km. Highest point 140 meters – walk starts at Glan car park.

This is an excellent walk which brings you to the heart of Connemara.

Pat Moran

13.10.19 TAWNYARD WOODS TO AASLEAGH FALLS

Excellent walk, approx 5 hours.  Regroup in Leenane Car Park.

Tom Hanrahan

27.10.19

OCTOBER WEEKEND AWAY ABBEYLEIX – DETAILS FROM THE COMMITTEE

Saturdays Ramble: Clonaslee to Kinnitty Castle. Flat Walk. 5 hours

Sundays Ramble: Durrow Leafy loop walk. Flat Walk. 

Kevin Walsh

Jerry Lalor

10.11.19

WIND FARM OUGHTERARD (NEW WALK)

20km Flat walk. 5 Hours.

Regroup in the main car park Oughterard

Bernie Healy

24.11.19 Derry Bridge Near Ferbane to Shannonn Harbour (NEW WALK)

17km On track beside the Grand Canal

 

Tom Gormally

30.11.19

CHRISTMAS PARTY

Ballinahinch Greenway.

Clifden Station House Hotel – meet at 9.45am.

 

Jerry Lalor

15.12.19 OUGHTERARD – NEW VILLAGE LOOP WALK

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

Great views over Lough Corrib.  Last walk before Christmas. Mince Pies after walk.

Jerry Lalor

29.12.19 Post Christmas Walks in Clonbur

C-Hill Walk – Starting @ 10.45am. Mount Gable. 4 Hours. Leader Jerry Lalor

Ramble – Starting @ 10.45am. White Island via Lake Coolin. 4 hours. Leader Una Lalor

Short Walk – Meeting time @ 1pm. White Island. 2½ hours. Leader Matt Flesk

We meet in Fairhill House Hotel at 10am for Complementatry Tea/Coffee before and after walks.

05.01.20

CONG LOOP WALK VIA CLONBUR

Moderate walk 20km. 5 Hour Walk. Moderate walk.

Taking in views of Lough Corrib & Lough Mask. Great way to kick start the new year – excellent walk.

Pat Moran

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