2012 Walks Schedule 



Date Grade Meeting Point Time Walk Description Facilitator
 
01/01/12 B Aherlow House Hotel 10am Dolmen Loop, 4hrs,  6 Photos
Preparation for Winter Walking Festival Saturday B walk.
Willie Ryan
 
08/01/12 A Rossadrehid Waterworks 10am Galtees from the East, 6hrs
Preparation for Winter Walking Festival Saturday A walk.
Tom Lyons
B Lady Gregory Pub, Kilmoyler 10am Galtees Thomas O'Neill
C Aherlow House Hotel 11am Aherlow House Loop, 3hrs, 4 photos
Preparation for Winter Walking Festival Sunday C walk.
Una Phelan
 
15/01/12 A Glengarra Woods Car Park 10am Moderate A walk, including navigation training.
Bring Map no. 74 and compass
Brendan Sheils
B Clydagh Bridge 10am Cush Mountain
Preparation for Winter Walking Festival Sunday A walk.
Rody Tierney 
C Aherlow House Hotel 11am Rock an Thorabh loop, 3hrs, 10 photos
Preparation for Winter Walking Festival Saturday C walk.
Rita Hickey Mooney
 
22/01/12 A Clydagh Bridge 10am Galtees, 5hrs Paul Ryan
B Clydagh Bridge 10am Lough Curra, 4hrs 5 photos
Preparation for Winter Walking Festival Saturday B walk.
Danny Bailey
George Keogh
C Kilcash Village outside Clonmel 11am Ascent of Slievenamon, 2-3hrs ,10 photos Vincent Normoyle
 
28/01/12
29/01/12
Glen of Aherlow Winter Walking Festival, A, B and C walks on Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th. 31 photos16 photos. Total of 765 walkers
 
05/02/12 A Glengarra Woods Car Park 10am Galtees William O'Neill
B Nire Valley Car Park 10am Knockanafrinn Ridge, 4hrs, 8 photos2 photos Liam Doheny
C Aherlow House Hotel 11am Forest Paths, 2-2.5 hrs Ray Coleman
 
12/02/12 A Anglesboro Village 10am
Galtees, 4-5 hrs, photophoto Sheila Lenihan
B Ballydavid Hostel 10am Forest tracks, 4hrs Danny Bailey
 
19/02/12 A Galtee Castle Car Park 10am Navigation Walk Tom Lyons
B Rock an Thorabh Car Park 10:30am Forest Tracks Eddie McGrath
C Murroe Village 11am Glenstal Abbey grounds and road, 2-3hrs, 4 photos Margaret Hayes
Amelia Ryan
 
26/02/12 A Nire Valley Car Park 10am Comeraghs Cliona Tuohy
B Kilavullen Church 10am Nagles Mountains, 4hrs Brendan Sheils
 
04/03/12 A Rossadrehid Waterworks 10am Galtees, 6hrs Ann Donohoe
Una Hayes
B Newport Church 10am Keeper Hill, 4hrs, 6 photos, 6 photos, 16 photos,  25 photos Amelia Ryan
C Bansha Woods Car Park, Kilshane 11am Forest Tracks, 2-3 hrs Therèse Roche
 
11/03/12 A Kilbeheny Village 10am Blackrock Valley Joe Browne
B Bay Lough Car Park, The Vee 10am Knockmealdowns John O'Dwyer
 
18/03/12 A Grubb's Monument, The Vee 10am Knockmealdowns Pat Ryan
B Galtee Castle Car Park 10am Forest Tracks, 2 photos Anne O'Donnell
C Glengarra Woods Car Park 11am Woodland and riverside, 2-3hrs, 5 photos Breda Delahunty
Mo Larkin
 
25/03/12 A Rock an Thorabh Car Park 10am Slievenamuck Marathon survey walk Rody Tierney
B Ballyorgan School 10am Forest Tracks Mary Ryan
C Kilsheelan Village 11am Walk to Lough Mohra in the Comeraghs, 4 photos Liam Doheny
 
01/04/12 Slievenamuck Marathon 101 photos 5 photos
 
08/04/12
Easter
Sunday
B Clydagh Bridge 10am Lake Curra Danny Bailey
C Rossadrehid Waterworks 11am Lake Muskry Paddy Bourke
 
11/04/12 Wed Clydagh Bridge 7pm Forest Track, 2hrs Rita Hickey Mooney
 
15/04/12 A Clydagh Bridge 10am Combaun to Clydagh Bridge, 19km bus to Combaun
Preparation for Aherlow Walking Festival Saturday A walk
Tom Lyons
B Galbally Village 10am Aherlow River Walk, 3 photos Willie Ryan
 
18/04/12 Wed Glengarra Woods Car Park 7pm Forest Track, 2hrs David Stapleton
 
22/04/12 A Clydagh Bridge 10am Galtee Castle wood to Clydagh Bridge, bus to GalteeCastle car park
Preparation for Aherlow Walking Festival Saturday B walk
Michael Moroney
B Clydagh Bridge 10am Cush, Galty Beag, 4hrs George Keogh
C Kilcommon Village 11am The Pilgrim Loop Patricia Butler
 
25/04/12 Wed Rock an Thorabh Car Park 7pm Forest Track, 2hrs Eddie McGrath
 
29/04/12 A Clydagh Bridge 10am Glengarra to Clydagh Bridge, bus to Glengarra
Preparation for Aherlow Walking Festival Sunday A walk
Pat Ryan
B Aherlow House Hotel 10am Forest Track, 4hrs Rita Hickey Mooney
C Ballydavid Hostel 11am Ballydavid Mast circuit
Preparation for Aherlow Walking Festival Saturday C walk
Una Phelan
 
02/05/12 Wed Bishop's Wood Car Park, Dundrum 7pm Forest Track, 2.5hrs Mary O'Dwyer
 
05/05/12
06/05/12
Ballyhoura International Walking Festival 
 
09/05/12 Wed Galbally Village 7pm Forest Track, 2.5hrs Mary Ryan
 
13/05/12
A
Moderate
Rossadrehid Waterworks 10am Ballydavid to Rossadrehid, 17km, bus to Ballydavid
Preparation for Aherlow Walking Festival Sunday B walk
Brendan Sheils
B Bus from Market Yard, Tipperary 9am River Barrow Walk, Borris to St. Mullins, 31 photos, 17 photos
Shane Doheny
C Bus from Market Yard, Tipperary 9am River Barrow Walk, Clashganny to St. Mullins Liam Doheny
 
16/05/12 Wed Ballydavid Hostel 7pm Forest Track, 3hrs Maureen Larkin
 
20/05/12 A Anglesboro Village 10am Assaroola Loop Thomas O'Neill
B Galtee Castle Car Park 10am Knocknagalty 4 photos Anne O'Donnell
C Rock an Thorabh Car Park 11am The Shrough Loop Margaret Magner
 
23/05/12 Wed Lisvernane Village 7pm Dolmen Loop, 3hrs Michael Moroney
 
27/05/12 A Clogheen Village 10am Araglin to Clogheen, bus to Araglin Catherine Russell
B Bay Lough Car Park, The Vee 10am Knockmealdowns ,6 photos Paddy Bourke
C Rossadrehid Waterworks 11am Lake Muskry, 9 photos,  1 photo
Preparation for Aherlow Walking Festival Sunday C walk
David Stapleton
 
30/05/12 Wed Texaco Garage Cahir 7pm Forest Track and Mountain, 3hrs, photo Anne O'Donnell
 
02/06/12
03/06/12
04/06/12
Glen of Aherlow Walking Festival. Total of 348 walkers
 
06/06/12 Wed Ballydavid Hostel 7pm Forest Track and Mountain, 3hrs Thomas O'Neill
 
10/06/12 A Nire Valley Car Park 10am Comeraghs Cliona Tuohy
B Melody's Bar Ballymacarbery 10am Nire Lakes 35 photos, 4 photos John Walsh
 
13/06/12 Wed Anglesboro Village 7pm Temple Hill Mountain, 3.5hrs Brendan Sheils
Sheila Lenihan
 
17/06/12 A Cronin's Yard Killarney 10:30am Carrauntoohil for first-time climbers, 37 photos Tom Lyons
B Ballyhooly Church Car Park 10am Nagles Mountains including highest point,  6 photos Brendan Sheils
C Clogheen Village 11am Rhodendron Vee Way,  20 photos, 5 photos Vincent Normoyle
 
20/06/12 Wed Clydagh Bridge 7pm Cush Mountain, Lake Boreen, 3hrs Paddy Bourke
 
24/06/12
Galtee Challenge and Crossing,  report ,399 photos, 48 photos, 25 photos, 30 photos, 18 photos. 53 people on Challenge and 75 on Crossing.

 
27/06/12 Wed Clydagh Bridge 7pm Lake Curra, 3hrs.  Catherine Russell
 
04/07/12 Wed Cush Car Park 7pm Lake Diheen, 2.5hrs Ann Donohoe
 
11/07/12 Wed Clydagh Bridge 7pm Lake Curra, Slievecushnabinnia, 3hrs, 2 photos Owen Ryan
 
13/07/12 Walking weekend in the Nephin mountains in County Mayo, at the invitation of the Foxford Ramblers walking club, 55 photos
 
18/07/12 Wed Rossadrehid Waterworks 7pm Lakes Muskry and Fir Breaga, 3hrs Goretti Campbell
 
25/07/12 Wed Clydagh Bridge 7pm Forest Track and side of Cush Mountain, 3hrs Rody Tierney
 
01/08/12 Wed Galtee Castle Car Park 7pm Forest Track and Mountain, 3hrs Tom Lyons
 
08/08/12 Wed Clydagh Bridge 7pm Lake Curra or Forest Track, 2hrs Amelia Ryan
 
15/08/12 Wed Christ The King Statue, Aherlow 7pm Forest Track, 2.5hrs Breda Ryan
 
22/08/12 Wed Bansha Woods Car Park, Kilshane 7pm Forest Track, 2hrs Therèse Roche
 
29/08/12 Wed Christ The King Statue, Aherlow 7pm Forest Track, 2hrs Mary Moynihan
 
02/09/12 A Clydagh Bridge 10am Galtees Circuit,  report John O'Dwyer
B Clydagh Bridge 10am Galtees,  9 photos,  report Paddy Bourke
C Cahir Castle Car Park 11am Riverbank walk to Quaker Graveyard, 2hrs, 3 photos, report Maureen Larkin
 
16/09/12 A Rock an Thorabh Car Park 10am Part of Marathon Route, report Rody Tierney
B Kilsheelan Village 10am Glasha Valley, Glenpatrick Loop, 4hrs, report David Stapleton
C Bansha Woods Car Park, Kilshane 11am Bansha Woods, 2hrs, report Joan Kavanagh
 
23/09/12 A moderate King's Yard 10am Galtee Loop 4.5 hrs, report Catherine Russell
B Bay Lough car park 10am The Vee to Mellary over Knockmealdowns 4hrs, report Anthony O'Brien
C Bay Lough car park 10am Knockmealdown, 3hrs, report Mossie Casey
 
30/09/12 A Glengarra Wood car park 10am Galtees. 3.5hrs, report Tom Lyons
B Silvermines Village 10am Silvermines Ridge, report Goretti Campbell
C Texaco Garage Cahir 11am Forest Loop, 2.5hrs, 4 photos, report Liz McNamara
 
07/10/12
National
Trails Day
A Carey's Garage, Kilcoran, Cahir 10am Galtees, 21km 5.5 hour walk, report Leaderless Walk 
B Aherlow House Hotel 10am 4 hour loop for National Trails Day, 2 photos, report Rita Hickey Mooney
 
11/10/12 Club AGM held in the Excel Centre, Tipperary Town, Thursday, October 11th, 2012.
 
14/10/12 B Darragh Bridge
10am Darragh Loop, 4hrs, 6 photos, report Mary Ryan
C Kilsheelan Village 11am Glasha Valley, Forest Track, 3hrs, report Mary Walsh
 
21/10/12 A Clydagh Bridge 10am 5 Galtee Lakes, report Owen Ryan
B Bay Lough Car Park, The Vee 10am Knockmealdowns, 4hrs, 2 photos, report Alice Nongonierma
 
28/10/12 B Lady Gregory Pub, Kilmoyler 10am 4 hour loop, Slieveanard, Bane Hill, report Thomas O'Neill
C Lady Gregory Pub, Kilmoyler 11am Toureen, Forest Tracks, Bane Hill, 3hrs, report Breda Delahunty
 
04/11/12 A Glengarra Wood Car Park 10am Galtees Loop, report Tom Lyons
B Rock an Thorabh Car Park 11am Forest Tracks, 4.5hrs, report Eddie McGrath
C Christ The King Statue, Aherlow 11am Forest Tracks, 3hrs, report George Keogh
 
18/11/12 B Galtee Castle Car Park 10am Blackrock Valley, Carrigeen Mountain, 4hrs, 13km, photo, photo, report Brendan Sheils
C Aherlow House Hotel 11am 8km walk, report Eddie McGrath
 
25/11/12 A Grubb's Monument, The Vee 10am Knockmealdowns, report Leaderless Walk
B Kilcommon Village 10am Pilgrim Loop, Mauherslieve, 3.5hrs, photo, report Pat Butler
C Clydagh Bridge 11am Forest Loop, 2hrs, report Ray Coleman
 
02/12/12 A Rock an Thorabh Car Park 10am Part of Marathon Route, report Rody Tierney
B Ballyorgan School  10am Ballyhoura Country, 4hrs, 2 photos, report Willie Ryan
 
07/12/12 Club Christmas Party, Ballykisteen Hotel
 
09/12/12 A moderate Galtee Castle Car Park 10am Galtee Loop, Blackrock Valley, Lyracappul, Glounreagh Valley, report Joe Browne
C Clydagh Bridge 11am Lake Curra, 3hrs ,14 photos, report Amelia Ryan
 
16/12/12 A Clydagh Bridge 10am Galtee Loop, report Cliona Tuohy
C Woodie's Car Park Clonmel 11am Comeragh Forest Loop, 3.5hrs, 10km, 7 photos, report David Stapleton
 
25/12/12 A,B,C
Christ The King Statue, Aherlow 10am Christmas Day Walk, 2.5hrs Ray Coleman
 
26/12/12 A,B Bansha Woods Car Park, Kilshane 11:30am St. Stephen's Day  Walk, Forest Tracks, 4hrs Danny Bailey
 
30/12/12 B Clydagh Bridge 10am Cush, Preparation for Winter Walking Festival Danny Bailey