Schedule of Rambles 2012/2013

The rambles meet at the Omniplex on the Headford Road at 09.45am

(Depart at 10am sharp) on the dates below.  Organiser is Jerry Lalor jerrylalor@gmail.com

 

GALWAY WALKING CLUB SCHEDULE OF CLUB RAMBLESWALKS

Date

Destination

Leader

07.10.12

MOUNT GABLE LOOP WALK CLONBUR

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

Great views over Lough Corrib & Lough Mask.

Tom Reddington

21.10.12

TAWNYARD WOODS TO AASLEAGH FALLS (LEENANE) (BUS)

New walk to the club, highly recommended. Approx 5 hrs.

We meet in the Car Park in Leenane on the Westport Road.

Tom & Aine Hanrahan

04.11.12

LOUGHGREANEY LAKE LOOP WALK (EAST CLARE)

17kms Flat walk.

4 Hour walk around Loughgreaney Lake past the village of Flagmount.

Tom Huban

18.11.12

CORKSCREW LOOP WALK (CLARE)

7km outside Ballyvaughan. 18km walk.

Recommended walk. Great views over the Burren. ½ Road, ½ Green Road.

Berna Reddington

02.12.12

CARRON LOOP WALK (CLARE)

5km outside Kinvara approx. 17km.

All road – Good winter walk.

Liam Kenny

08.12.12

CHRISTMAS PARTY

Details of venue and walk later

To be decided

16.12.12

NEW QUAY LOOP WALK (CLARE)

Approx 17 km. Start at New Quay Pier. Coastal Road & Green Road.

Great views over Galway Bay. Flat Walk. Seasons Greetings to All.

Tom Huban

30.12.12

OUGHTERARD NEW VILLAGE LOOP WALK

OughterardNewVillage walk 17km. Forest & Bog road, Great views over Lough Corrib.

Jerry Lalor

13.01.13

CONG LOOP WALK VIA CLONBUR

Approx 17km. Flat Walk.

Taken in views of Lough Corrib  & Lough Mask. Finish up walking through the grounds of Ashford Castle. Great start to the New Year.

Noel Browne

27.01.13

UPPER MASK LOOP WALK (FINNEY)

19km. 5km outside Clonbur on the road to Finney. 19km walk.

½ Road, ½ Track great views over Lough Mask.

Andrew Davis

10.02.12

MINERS WAY LOOP WALK (CLARE)

Approx 22km. ½ Road, ½ Green Road. Starting point Carron GAA grounds.

Excellent walk. Great views over the Burren all day.

Tom Huban

24.02.13

LOUGH INAGH TO LEENANE (BUS)

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

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

Tom O’Connor

10.03.13

BALLYLACKAN CASTLE TO BALLYVAUGHAN (BUS)

Approx 20kms. Highest Point 283 meters. Start point between Doolan & Lisdoonvarna.

Great view over Galway Bay. Flat Walk.

Tom Huban

24.03.13

KILLARY LOOP WALK

18km Flat Walk. Minor roads, Famine track. Coastal path, splendid scenery.

Great view over Killary Harbour. Start at the Quarry past Leenane.

Martha Higgins

07.04.13

GLENINA LOOP WALK (CLARE)

19km, Highest Point 200m.

Excellent walk, great views over Galway Bay and the Aran Islands.

Liam Kenny

21.04.13

ACHILL SOUND TO NEWFIELD (MAYO) GREENWAY WALK (BUS)

18km – New walk to club. Great views over the Atlantic.

Highly recommended – Bus from Newfield to Achill Sound.

Jerry Lalor

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

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