2013 Schedule

Date Grade Meeting Point Walk Description Facilitator
Dry, cloudy,

A Clydagh Bridge 12 Galtees, Preparation for Winter Walking Festival Saturday A Walk, report
Owen Ryan
B Annacotty 17 Shannon River Walk, 22km, 4hrs, report Goretti Campbell
C Lady Gregory Pub, Kilmoyler 18 Toureen Loop, 2.5hrs, 9km.  photos     report Una Phelan
Mainly dry,
A King's Yard 8 Carrigeen Mountain, Knockaterriff, 14km, 3.5hrs, report Leaderless Walk
B Aherlow House Hotel 16 Millennium Stone,
Preparation for Winter Walking Festival Saturday B Walk, report
Rita Hickey Mooney
C Aherlow House Hotel 32 Ballinacourty Loop,
Preparation for Winter Walking Festival Saturday C Walk, report
Eddie McGrath
Cold, dry,
snow on
A King's Yard 4 Galtees, Seefin, Knockeenatoung, 2hrs, 8km, report Leaderless Walk
B Clydagh Bridge 12 Lake Diheen, Preparation for Winter Walking Festival Saturday B Walk
4hrs, 10km , report
Brendan Sheils
C Lisvernane Village 39 Dolmen Loop, 3hrs, 10km, photo, report Mary O'Riordan
Sadie Ryan
Glen of Aherlow Winter Walking Festival. Total of 688 walkers.
Dry, cloudy, fog
on mountains
A Clydagh Bridge 10 Cush, 3.5 hrs, 13km, report Leaderless Walk
B Cappawhite Church 16 Forests tracks, some road, 4 hrs, 21km, photo, report Liz Breen
C Bansha Woods Car Park 19 Bansha Woods, report Therese Roche
Dry, cool
A Grubb's Monument, The Vee Knockmealdowns John O'Dwyer
B Mountain Road, Cahir 12 Bane Hill, report Anne O'Donnell
C Lady Gregory Pub, Kilmoyler 31 Wooded Loop, 9km, report Breda Delahunty
Sunny, calm
A Rock an Thorabh Car Park 20 Marathon, western section, report Rody Tierney
B Kilcash Village (outside Clonmel) 14 Slievenamon, 4hrs, photo, report Liam Doheny
Dry, hazy
A Bansha Woods Car Park, Kilshane 11 Marathon, eastern section, report Rody Tierney
B Ballydavid Hostel 13 3 hour Ballydavid loop, photo, report Rita Hickey Mooney
C Christ The King Statue, Aherlow 26 Forest loop, 2.5 to 3 hrs, report George Keogh
A Rock an Thorabh Car Park 12 Marking of Marathon route report
B Lisvernane Village 17 Dolmen Loop, 3hrs report Mary Ryan
Bright, dry,
B Aherlow House Hotel 13 Loop to Bansha Woods, 4hrs, 17km, photo, report George Keogh
C Woodie's Car Park Clonmel 20 Russellstown Loop, 11km, photo, report Alec Lee


Slievenamuck Walking Marathon and Half Marathon, 2013, report, 33 photos     66 on full Marathon and 44 on half.Marathon.
Dry, cool
B Kilcoran Lodge Hotel, Cahir 24 Galtees, 4hrs, 11.5km.   2 photos, gpx file, report Anthony O'Brien
C Hollyford Village 20 Red Hill, forest paths. 3hrs, report Patricia Butler
Wed Clydagh Bridge 40
Forest Track, 2hrs Rita Hickey
Wet, windy
A Clogheen Church 11
Araglin to Clogheen, photo, report Tom Lyons
B, C Clydagh Bridge 19 Forest tracks, Glencush loop, report Rita Hickey
Wed Aherlow House Hotel 31
Forest Track, 2hrs Ray Coleman
20/04/13 Galtee Clean-up, Saturday 20th April 2013, photo
Sunny, mild
Ballyhooly Church Car Park 9
Nagles Mountains, 16km, 4hrs, 2 photos, report Brendan Sheils
C Rossadrehid Waterworks 21
Lake Muskry, 3hrs, report Roger Lonergan
24/04/13 Wed Christ The King Statue, Aherlow 49
Forest Track, 2hrs, 10km Danny Bailey
Dry, cloudy
A Kilclooney Wood Car Park 9
Lake Coumshingaun, report William O'Neill
B Kilfinane 20 Glenanaar Loop, 12km, photo, report Willie Ryan
01/05/13 Wed Apple Farm,  Cahir 82
Farmland, Country roads, Moorstown Castle5 photos David Stapleton
08/05/13 Wed Galbally Village 47
Forest Track, 2hrs Mary Ryan
Dry, cloudy
A Kate Kearney's Cottage, Killarney
Kerry A Walk Dave Kiely
B Rock an Thorabh Car Park Forest Tracks, 4hrs, report Danny Bailey
C Glengarra Woods Car Park 24
Forest tracks, 2.5 hrs, report Mo Larkin
15/05/13 Wed Rock an Thorabh Car Park 46
Forest Track, 2hrs Eddie McGrath
19/05/13 A Clydagh Bridge 7
Galtees, 17km, 6hrs, report Tom Lyons
B Galtee Castle Car Park Knocknagalty, report Anne O'Donnell
C Kilsheelan Village 27
Lough Mohra in the Comeraghs, 3 photos, 2 photos, report Liam Doheny
22/05/13 Wed Ballydavid Hostel Forest Track, 2.5hrs Maureen Larkin
C Lisvernane School car park
Dolmen Loop, 3hrs
Prep walk for Festival Sunday "C" walk
Roger Lonergan
26/05/13 A Galtee Castle Car Park 5 Galtees, 21km, report Tom Lyons
B Rock an Thorabh Car Park 14 Forest Tracks,17km, 3 photos, report Eddie McGrath
29/05/13 Wed Bishop's Wood Car Park, Dundrum Forest Track, 2.5hrs Mary O'Dwyer
May 31st to June 3rd 2013.                 Glen of Aherlow Walking Festival.   Total of 399 walkers
Club's Festival photos
13 photos of trip by some club members to the Camino de Santiago, May 2013.
05/06/13 Wed Lisvernane Village Dolmen Loop, 2.5hrs Breda Ryan
09/06/13 B,C Bridge House, Golden 26 Suir riverbank walk. 33 photos, 6 photos, report Eddie McGrath
12/06/13 Wed Mountain Road, Cahir 36 Bane Hill, 2.5hrs Anne O'Donnell
Some rain
B Clydagh Bridge 10 Cush, Galty Beag, photo, report George Keogh
C Clogheen Square 36 The Vee & Rhodedendrons, 3 photos, report Vinnie Normoyle
19/06/13 Wed Anglesboro Village 36 Temple Hill, 3hrs, 5 photos Brendan Sheils
Sheila Lenihan
22/06/13 Moonlight Walk from Aherlow House
23/06/13 B Skeheenarinky Village 16 Glengarra Woods, 4hrs, report Paddy Bourke
26/06/13 Wed Clydagh Bridge 30 Cush Mountain, 3hrs Paddy Bourke


Galtee Challenge and Crossing, 2013, Club photos. 48 people on Challenge and 88 on Crossing.
30/06/13 B Cush Car Park 10 O'Loughlin's Castle to meet the Crossing, photo Paddy Bourke
03/07/13 Wed Rossadrehid Waterworks 32 Knockastackeen, photo Catherine Russell
10/07/13 Wed Cush Car Park
Galtee Beag, Lake Diheen Rody Tierney
17/07/13 Wed Clydagh Bridge
Lake Curra, 3hrs, photo Owen Ryan
10/07/13 B Aldi Car Park, Carrick on Suir 15 Barrow River Walk, 4 photos Liam Doheny
24/07/13 Wed Rossadrehid Waterworks 19 Lake Muskry, 3hrs Goretti Campbell
28/07/13   Cush Car Park
Charity Walk to Galtymór, 12 photos Thomas O'Neill
28/07/13 Tenth Anniversary walk from Aherlow House Hotel following the route of first club walk. 15 photos. 46 people on walk Danny Bailey
31/07/13 Wed Kilcoran Lodge Hotel, Cahir
Forest tracks, mountain, 3hrs Anthony O'Brien
07/08/13 Wed Carey's Garage, Kilcoran, Cahir 26 Forest tracks, mountain, 3hrs Tom Lyons
14/08/13 Wed Clydagh Bridge
Forest Track, 2hrs Amelia Ryan
21/08/13 Wed Christ The King Statue, Aherlow 28 Forest Track, 2hrs Mary Moynihan
Trip to Switzerland. report, photos
28/08/13 Wed Bansha Woods Car Park, Kilshane 20 Forest Track, 2hrs Therese Roche
01/09/13 A,B Clydagh Bridge 13 Cush, Galtee Beag, report George Keogh
C Rock an Thorabh Car Park 23 The Shrough Monument, report Margaret Magner
08/09/13 A,B Ballyorgan School 8 Ballyhouras, report Brendan Sheils
C Clydagh Bridge 21 Lake Curra, 6 photosreport Paddy Bourke
15/09/13 A Grubb's Monument, The Vee Knockmealdowns, report Pat Ryan
B Aherlow House Hotel Slievenamuck, report Danny Bailey
C Kilsheelan Village 27 Suir Walk, Kilsheelan to Carrick, 9 photos, 4 photos, report Marion Norris
Margaret White
Weekend trip to the Cliffs of Moher and the Burren
Cliffs of Moher walk on Saturday, facilitator: Rody Tierney, report
Burren walk from Corofin on Sunday, facilitator: Pat Butler, 14 photos, report
29/09/13 A Carey's Garage, Kilcoran, Cahir 6 Galtees, report Tom Lyons
B King's Yard 11 Attychraan Loop, 3hrs, photo, report Denny O'Dwyer
C Mountain Road, Cahir 23 Scarrough Wood, 11 photos, report Liz McNamara
24 photos of trip by some club members to the Camino de Santiago, September 2013.
06/10/13 A Galtee Castle Car Park 10 Galtees, 4.5hrs, report Joe Browne
C Ballinvreena Community Centre 20 Slievereagh, 3hrs, photoreport Mary Murphy
10/10/13 Club AGM in the Excel Centre, Tipperary Town took place on Thursday, October 10, 2013.
12/10/13, Saturday Coach Road Inn, Aherlow Mountain Meitheal work day on Saunders Lodge track.
13/10/13 C Glengarra Wood Car Park 24 Millennium Trail, 8 photos, 3 photosreport Breda Delahunty
20/10/13 A Cappawhite Church Red Hill, 4hrs, report Liz Breen
B Newport Church 15 Keeper Hill, 20km, 4.5hrs, report Margaret Hayes
27/10/13 B Kilsheelan Village 14 Kilsheelan Woods loop, report David Stapleton
C Cahir Castle Car Park 20 The Quaker Graveyard, 11 photos, report Mo Larkin
03/11/13 B Kilcoran Lodge Hotel, Cahir 24 Forest Track and open mountain, 4hrs, Anthony O'Brien
C Kilcoran Lodge Hotel, Cahir 19 Track loop, 2.5 hrs,  photo of B and C groups Thomas O'Neill
10/11/13, Sunday Coach Road Inn, Aherlow Mountain Meitheal work day on Saunders Lodge track
14/11/13, Thursday CPR and basic First Aid training session with Tony Lawlor and other members of the Irish Red Cross in the Excel Centre.
17/11/13 A Clydagh Bridge Galtees, report Paul Ryan
B Bay Lough Car Park, The Vee 31 Walk to Mellary over Knockmealdowns, 10 photosreport Anthony O'Brien
24/11/13 A Clydagh Bridge 9 5 Galtee lakes, report Owen Ryan
B Rock an Thorabh Car Park 24 Forest Tracks, 16km, 4hrs, report Eddie McGrath
01/12/13 A
Galtee Castle Car Park 27 Joint walk with the Ballyhoura Bears
5 hours on the Galtees, photoreport
Tom Lyons
Pat Lombard
C Woodie's Car Park Clonmel 13 Glenary loop, 3hrs, 10km, 4 photosreport David Stapleton
07/12/13 Club Christmas Party in Aherlow House Hotel, report
08/12/13 C Anglesboro Village 17 Combaun Wood, report Denny O'Dwyer
15/12/13 A Daly's Filling Station, Killarney 11 Carrauntoohil, report Mike Moroney
B Aherlow House Hotel 5
Slievenamuck, forest tracks, report George Keogh
C Murroe School 25
Glenstal Woods Loop, 3hrs, 15km, 10 photosreport Mary O’Riordan
Sadie Ryan
22/12/13 Mary Murphy's Winter Solstice night walk to Slievereagh
Christ The King Statue, Aherlow 5 Christmas Day Walk, Forest tracks, 2.5 hrs Ray Coleman

Bansha Woods Car Park, Kilshane 27 St. Stephen's Day walk, Forest tracks, 4hrs, 18km, photo Danny Bailey