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Our Club

Welcome to the home page of the Kenmare Walking Club. You can browse the above links to view our calendar, learn about our club & obtain information regarding membership.

Founded in the 1980’s, the club has grown from strength to strength and today has a membership of approximately 100 walkers. We also welcome non-members to join us on our scheduled walks (Non-members are asked to contact walk leaders beforehand).

The club is fortunate that the Caha Mountains & MacGillycuddy Reeks are on our doorstep, with regular club  walks to Carrauntoohil, Ireland’s highest peak.

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Our calendar provides a wide range of “A” and “B” walks. We  run regular navigation exercises, night hikes and winter & summer camping trips.  The club organises excursions within Ireland & annual walking tours to Great Britain or Europe.

Kenmare Walking Club welcomes new members or any walkers that wish to join us for an occasional day trip.

Dates to note

 

Date Type/Grade Place Map Leader Tel.No Second Tel.No Notes
16-Jul-17 A Borlin – Gullaba 85 Ian Flude 087 3486375 James O’ Farrell 086 8377764 09am The Square
Fri 21 Jul to Sun 23 Jul All Camping Caherdaniel OS 83 Ger Canty 087 2583712 Meredith O’ Connor 087 7819677 Contact Leader by 16 July
30-Jul-17 A/S Cloon Circuit OS 78 Carol Harling 086 8766323 Denis O’ Sullivan 087 2385604 09am The Square
13-Aug-17 A / S Coomloughra Circuit OS 78 / H Denis O’ Sullivan 087 2385604 Sean O’ Sullivan 087 9649801 09am The Square

As hillwalkers, we access land with the kind permission of landowners. Please refrain from any activity which might upset or jeopardise the landowners livelihood.  We also encourage walkers to abide by Mountaineering Ireland’s ‘Leave No Trace’ policy.

Evening Walks

Please check out our Calendar page for a full list of our Evening Walks for Summer 2017!