Some Rules

  • No persons under age 18 on any walks at this time.​​​​​​​​
  • No dogs on any walk, any time.
  • COVID-19 – ALL WALKERS – on ALL walks  please carry sanitizer AND personal facemask.  
  • Walk types are defined here. Please do not attempt a walk which is beyond your capabilities.
  • All walks subject to last minute changes – please check here before departure.
Sometimes the views are so unexpected.

Forthcoming Walks

NOTE – New Walkers’ & Leaders’ Guidelines HERE

2022 Walks Programme (July-Dec) – Click HERE for PDF download.

9th October. Intermediate Walk. Barnageehy- Durrus (Linear). (DB)

  • Meet 10h00 at Forest entrance ~0.5km west of Barnageehy.
  • From the N75 (Ballydehob to Bantry road) turn west onto the L8722 at Barnageehy to the usual car park in Glanlough, approx 0.5km in.
  • Map here –>
  • ~10km, less than 300m ascent, 3-4 hours.
  • Please note – this is a linear walk and a car shuttle will be needed so PLEASE notify Desmond Barry in advance by SMS TXT if you are intending to walk.

16th October. Easy Walk, Clonakilty (RK)

  • Meet 13h45. Clonakilty R.C. Church Car Park
  • Map HERE. –>
  • Walk details to follow.

23rd October. Hill Walk. Mullaghanish. (PO’C & DB)

  • Meet 10h00, The Mills, Ballyvourney.
  • Map HERE. –>
  • Walk Details to follow.
  • NOTE – Not the SHW Baran Loop as previously listed.

30th October. Road Walk. Reenascreena. (BO’B)

  • Meet 13h45. Cahermore Cross (parking in farmer’s field)
  • Map HERE (awaiting confirmation). –>
  • Distance: 6kms.(parts off road – one steep hill towards Ring fort)
  • Wear walking boots and Hi-Viz please.
  • Directions from Skibbereen. Take a left after crossing the Causeway in Rosscarbery. Turn right at the T-Junction towards Reenascreena, (at the old convent) and go about 1.3km to cross roads.