Skibbereen Walking Group
Rambling and Hillwalking in Beautiful West Cork

3 Walks Every 4 Weeks     Different Levels of Ability


New Members Welcome any Time!
Try 3 "taster" Road  Walks before you become a Member.

Next Walk   

and the Glen of Aherlow

A big thank you to the Galtee Walking Club 
who gave 18 of us a wonderful reception
and provided great walks over 2 days!

January 21st
Hill Walk: 
Baurearagh Valley
Members and vouched guests only. Commencing on the north side of the valley up the slabs to the Caha ridge returning along
the familiar south ridge of the valley
to the tunnels.  
Distance approx 11 Kms, height gain 600m, duration 4 - 5 hours

 Leader contact 086 1724332


SWG FLEECES with Club Logo   
Make:         Regatta
Colours:     Royal Blue or Wine
Sizes:          Medium/Large or small
Price:          €35 (includes €6 donation                             
                                            to Charity Cancer Connect)

Tel.:             087 2314478     
Walks Programme 2018

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Important Notices!
  • Hill walks are members only. Guests may join if accompanying a member who will vouch for them.
  • For all road walks it is recommended you wear your own hi vis jacket.
  • Appropriate boots and rain gear for all walks.
  • No dogs please on any walks!
  • For more details of road & hill walks and essential walking gear, please click here .

​​About Us
The Skibbereen Walking Group has its origins in 1998 as an informal group of people who enjoyed exploring their local byways and boreens.  We are formally registered with Mountaineering Ireland as the Skibbereen Walking Group.  Affiliation with Mountaineering Ireland has the advantage of the back up of the M.I. expertise as well as their insurance cover.   Membership of Skibbereen Walking Group automatically provides our walkers with the insurance protection of the M.I. policies covering the Group's civil liability and permanent disability accident claims.