West Clare Walking Club
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WALKS SCHEDULE

January - May 2014

Date

Meet Time

Start Time

Location

Duration

Grade

Leaders

Mobile

Remarks

Sun.5th
Jan.

9.30am
Boat House
Kilkee

 10.00am

Chimney Bay/
Georges Head

3 hrs.
approx

Easy-
moderate

Martin Haugh

 086
 823 8657

Coastal walk, some minor roads.

Sat.18th.
Jan.

9.30am
Fanore   Beach

 10.00am

Fanore/
Gleninagh

3hrs.

Moderate

Joe Lillis

 086
 253 2308

Trail, track some climb

 

Sun.2nd.
Feb.

10.30am
Maam Cross

 11.00am

Maum Turks

4hrs approx.

Moderate to Steep

Richard
Coughlan

 087
 245 9404

Track, Mountain terrain

 

Sat.15th.
Feb

9.30am
Community
Center
Cree Village

 10.00am

Dromelihy/
Timber Bridge

3.00hrs.

Easy

Claire Greene

Maura O’Gorman

 

 086
 403 3648

 087
 2657417

Nice country roads.

 

February 23rd: John Minoque Walk/Run/Cycl 8K Miltown Malbay, Co. Clare

Contact: Paddy Kelly 085 174 32643

Sun.2nd.
March

10.30am
Maam Cross

 11.00am

Maum Trasna

4-5hrs

Moderate to steep

Richard Coughlan

 087
 245 9404

Mountain terrain.

 

Sun. 9th.
 March

9.30am
Kilnaboy
Church/
School

  10.00am

First Aid on
Mullagh Mor
Walk

 3hrs.

Easy

Seamus Sinnott

 086
 8187403

First Aid Training on the
Mountain.All information from Seamus

 

Sat.22nd.
 March

9.30am
Fanore Beach

  10.00am

Blackhead Mountain

3.5-4 hrs.

Moderate

Michael Queally

 086
 0767776

Rough Terrain/track

 

 Sun.6th.
 April

10.30am
Pierces
Topaz on Rt
Tipp Town

 11.00am

Galtee Mor
Galtee Beag

4 -5hrs.
approx

Moderate/
hard

To be arranged

 

Track&Trail& Mountain
Terrain.Limk.Tunnel Exit 29 off M7 to N24 Tipp/
Waterford exit-1hr from N18 exit12- Ennis

 

Fri.18th.
 April

11.00am
Carpark

 

11.30am

Croagh Patrick

3hrs-3.5hrs.

Moderate/ Hard

Michael/Tina
O’Doherty

 086
 2631180

Tracks/Rocks/Shale.
Possible for everybody to achieve!

 

Fri/Sat
25th26th.
 April

Dolphin
Hotel. Pat
09545991

2nights B&B
+dinner on Sat night
€119pps

Inisbofin
Island

Walks
Sat/Sun.

Easy/
Moderate

Contact:
Concepta
Lillis

 087
 1173906

Week end away in Inishbofin
info@dolphinhotel.ie
www.dolphin.ie

 

Sun.11th.
 May

10.30am.
Louisburgh.

11.00am

Mweelre Mt.
From the Silver Strand

5hrs approx

Moderate/
Hard

Richard Coughlan

 087
 2459404

Rough mountain terrain
with fantastic views.

 

Minimum Gear:
Sturdy walking boots, waterproofs, rucksack, fluid, snacks, walking poles & whistle.

Club Leader Equipment: First Aid Kit, Hi Vis Vests, Whistle.
Non members/Visitors are welcome to walk on the day with the West Clare Walking Club but must pay €10.
Strictly no DOGS allowed on any Club Walk/ALL walks are estimates as a guide.

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