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Ballyhoura Bears Walks List No. 1 of 2015.

 

11th January, 2015

‘A’ Moderate: 5 hours/32. Ballyhouras. Meet at Ballinaboola  Upper Car Park at 10am. Ted Hennessy (087)9465711

‘B’ 4hours/28. Ballyhouras. Meet at Kilfinane at 11am. Deirdre Fitzpatrick (087) 6569224.

 

17th  & 18th  January, 2015

‘A’ Moderate         Michael Moroney    Beara Breifne Way
Saturday    Ballyvourney to  Millstreet   Meet at The Mill Inn Ballyvourney at 9-30am.
Sunday      Millstreet to Newmarket. Meet in Millstreet (The Fort) at 9.30am.
            Michael Moroney (087)9267948. Breda Noonan (086)3591780.

‘B’ 4hours/28. Ballyhouras. Meet at Darragh Bridge at 11am. Josephine Hennessy. (085)1433875.

25th January,2015

‘A’ Moderate 5hours/32.Ballyhouras. Glenanaar (via old trim trail) Meet at bike park 10-00am. Angela Hennessy (087)7747058.

‘B’ 4hours/28. Ballyhouras. Meet at Glenanaar Car Park at 11am. J.J. Cremin (087)6887977.

POST-CHRISTMAS LUNCH AT DEEBERT HOUSE HOTEL FOR BOTH GROUPS AFTER WALKS.ALL BEARS WELCOME.

 

January 30th – February, 1st 2015. Aherlow Winter Walking Festival.

 

 

8th February, 2015

‘A’ Strenuous. 6 – 7hours/36 The Paps & Caherbarnagh. Meet in Millstreet CarPark across from church 9-30 am. Names in advance for bus to start point.   Mary Finn & Breda Noonan. Phone Mary 087 7732131.
                                                         
‘A’ Moderate. 5hours/32. Galty’s Cush Car Park Lough Curra, Galtymore, Galtybeg, Knockastakeen and back to Car Park. Meet at Cush Car Park at 10am. Willie Cummins (087)6176531.

‘B’.  4hours/28. Ballyhouras. Meet at Cycle Track Car Park at 11am. Pat. Casey (086) 3824711.

 

14th  & 15th  February, 2015

‘A’ Moderate  Michael Moroney      Beara Breifne Way
Saturday:Newmarket to Bridge Bar Ballyhea . Meet in The Square Newmarket at 9-30 am.
Sunday: Bridge Bar Ballyhea to Kilfinane. Meet at the Bridge Bar, Ballyhea at 9.30am.
     Michael Moroney (087)9267948. Breda Noonan (086)3591780.

 

‘B’. 4 hours/28. Galty’s. Meet at Christ the King at 11am. Jim Flynn (087)2833456

 

22nd February,2015

‘A’ Strenuous. 6-7hours/36. Kerry. Alpine Climb. Meet at Cronins yard at 9-30am. Denis O’Brien (087)2709879.

‘A’ Moderate. 6 hours 34. Galty’s. Meet at Glengarra Wood at 10am. Mary Ryan (087)6507593.

‘B’. 4hours/28. Ballyhouras. Meet at Glenanaar Car Park at 11am.  J.J. Cremin (087)6887977.

 

 

1st March,2015

‘A’ Moderate. 5hours +/30. Ballyhouras. Meet in Ballinaboola & take in some of Glenanaar coming back via trim trail.  Maurice Lyons (086)3375207.

‘B’. 4 hours/28. Ballyhouras. Meet at Glenroe Church at 11am. Tom McCarthy (085)7605268.

8th March, 2015

‘A’ Strenuous. 6-7hours/36.  Kerry, Eastern Reeks.  Meet Kate Kearneys  9-30am. Michael Moroney (087)9267948.

‘B’. 4hours/28. Galty’s. Cush Loop. Meet at Cush Car Park at 11am. Margaret Hayes (087)2389652.

15th March, 2015

‘A’ Strenuous 6hours/36. Ballyhouras. Meet at  Glenroe Church at  10-00am. sharp. Pat.Hevenor (087)6403050.

‘B’. 4 hours/28. Ballyhouras. Meet at Ballyorgan at 11am. Deirdre Fitzpatrick (087)6569224.

22nd March, 2015

‘A’ Strenuous. 6-7hours/39.  Black Valley, Meet Gateways Service Station 9-00am. Vincent Brennan (087)4180302.

‘A’ Moderate. 5hours/32. Ballyhouras . Meet at Glenanaar Car Park at 10am. Ted Hennessy (087)9465711.

‘B’. 4hours/28. Galtys.  Meet at  Kilbehenny for Kings yard at 11am.. Jim Flynn (087)2833456.

 

29th March, 2015

Slievenamuck Walking Marathon – March, 29th 2015

 

 ‘B’. 4hours/30. Ballyhouras. Meet in Ballyorgan at 11am. Declan Clancy (087)7118560.

 

 

5th April Easter weekend (See enclosed information sheet).

 

Thursday night walks
7.30pm. each night. Head Torches and High Viz Vests.

 

08/01/2015           Garryarthur           Bridget Hennessy       (087)9229405.
15/01/2015           Garryarthur            Bridget Hennessy       (087)9229405.
22/01/2015           Ballyorgan             Tom. McCarthy       (085)7605268.
29/01/2015           Ballyorgan             Tom. McCarthy       (085)7605268.
05/02/2015           Lacca                    Elizabeth Enright       (087)2873937.
12/02/2015           Lacca                    Elizabeth Enright       (087)2873937.
19/02/2015           Glenosheen            Pat. Casey             (086)3824711.
26/02/2015           Glenosheen            Pat. Casey             (086)3824711.
05/03/2015           Lisvernane             Mike Moroney         (087)9267948.
12/03/2015           Lisvernane             Mike Moroney         (087)9267948.
19/03/2015           Glenosheen            Declan Clancy         (087)7118560.
26/03/2015           Glenosheen            Declan Clancy         (087)7118560.
02/04/2015           Ardpatrick             William O’Rourke       (087)7934958.

 

Saturday Morning Walks.
Please Contact Eileen Hurley (087)9002152.

Next Walks List Meeting 3rd March, 2015.
Ardpatrick Community Centre 8.00pm.

 

 

 

 

BALLYHOURA BEARS WALKS LIST NO 4 OF 2014.

 

5th October, 2014.                     Canon Sheehan Way

‘A’ Moderate. 5hours/ 32 . Ballyhouras. Meet  Doneraile 10 a m for Bus transfer to start at Glenanaar Car Park. Stop at Carker House by kind permission of Tim Nagle.  J J CREMIN  (087) 688 79 77

12th October, 2014.

‘A’ Strenuous. 7 hours/36. Kerry/ Colly. Meet Gateway Service Station, Killarney, 9.00 a m.  VINCENT BRENNAN  (087)418 03 02

‘A’ Moderate. 5hours/32. Ballyhouras. Meet Greenwood Car Park (signposted ‘Ballyhoura Forest CycleTrack’),10.00am   PAT CASEY (086) 382 47 11

‘B’ 4 hours/28. Ballyhouras. Meet Glenosheen. 11.00am  DECLAN CLANCY (087) 711 85 60

19th October, 2014.

‘A’ Strenuous.  8hours/37. Kerry Way – Glenbeigh to Galway Bridge. Meet Galway Bridge at 8.30 a m for bus transfer to start. Names in advance for bus to start (small charge) to BILLY O’DONNELL  (086) 273 05 71

BALLYHOURA RAMBLING FESTIVAL. ‘A’ Moderate and ‘B’ walks to suit everyone. Full details on Ballyhoura Bears website www.ballyhourabears.com and on brochures circulated or from BEN O’SULLIVAN (087) 418 01 81

26th October, 2014.

‘A’ Strenuous. 7 hours/36. Galtys. Fear Breaga Loop. Meet Cush Car Park 9.30am JOAN NEILL (087) 314 92 15

‘A’ Moderate. 6 hours/34. Galtys. Meet Galty Castle Car Park 10.00 a m. TED HENNESSY (087) 946 57 11

‘B’ 4 hours/30. Ballyhouras. Canon Sheehan Way. Meet Glenanaar Car Park 11.00am J J CREMIN (087) 688 79 77

2nd November, 2014.

‘A’ Moderate.  5 hours/32. Great Southern Railway Trail. Meet Gaelscoil, Newcastlewest for Bus transfer to start at Abbeyfeale (small charge) 10.00 a m MICHAEL KEATING. (087) 656 76 74.

‘B’ 3 hours/28. Same as ‘A’ above with ‘get out’ at Bearna Gap. MICHAEL KEATING. (087) 656 76 74.

4th November, 2014.

Map, Compass and G P S Course commences at Lisvirrinane Community Centre. Continues for the next successive 4 Tuesday nights until 2nd December. 8.00 p m each evening. Course includes 2 Saturdays on the Galtees. Course fees €100. Michael Moroney  (087) 926 70 48. email: aherlowwalks@gmail.com

9th November, 2014.

‘A’ Strenuous. 5 hours/35. Galtys.  Cush Loop. Meet Cush Car Park 10.00 a m. WILLIAM O’CONNELL/BARBARA DANAGHER (087) 670 18 41

‘B’ 4hours/30. Lough Curra. Meet Cush Car Park 11.00 a m. WILLIAM O’ROURKE (087) 793 49 58

16TH November, 2014.

‘A’ Strenuous. 6hours/36. Mount Leinster. Meet St Mullins G R 817 646. 9.30 a m PADDY KELLY & MARION KELLY (086) 267 32 70 & (086) 156 98 75

‘A’ Moderate. 5 hours/34. Ballyhouras. Meet Ballyorgan 10.00 a m. DECLAN CLANCY (087) 711 85 60

‘B’ 4 hours/30. Ballyhouras. Meet Ballyorgan 11.00 a m. DEIRDRE FITZPATRICK  (087) 656 92 24

23rd November, 2014.

‘A’ Strenuous. 6hours/36. Circuit of Lough Leane. Meet Gleneagle Car Park 9.30am SEAMUS MORAN  (087) 268 49 76

‘A’ Moderate. 5hours/32. Galtys. Meet Kings Yard 10.00 a m. JIM FLYNN (087) 283 34 56

‘B’  4 hours/30. Ballyhouras. Meet Glenroe Church. 11.00  a m. TOM MC CARTHY (085) 760 52 68

29TH November, 2014.

S E M R A. Launch of new base in Clonmel with night walk to fundraise for the development. Further details on the 

S E M R A website, and from MAUREEN O’BRIEN  (087) 983 39 62

30th November,2014.

‘A’ Strenuous. 6hours/37. Galtys. ‘The Balcony’ & ‘The Horseshoe’. Meet Cush C P 10.00 a m. MICHAEL MORONEY (087) 926 79 48

‘B’ 4hours/28. Ballyhouras. Meet Kilfinane. 11.00  a m.  DEIRDRE FITZPATRICK (087) 656 92 24

7th December, 2014.

‘A’ Moderate. 5hours/34 . Galtys. Joint with Galtee Walking Club.  Meet Cush middle C P. 10.00 a m. PAT LOMBARD & OWEN RYAN. (085) 174 30 67

‘B’ 4 hours/30. Ballyhouras. Meet Glenanaar C P. 11.00 a m. J J CREMIN (087) 688 79 77

14THDecember, 2014.

‘A’ Strenuous. 6hours/38. Kerry Reeks. Carrauntouhill. Meet Cronin’s Yard 9.30am DENIS O’BRIEN. (087) 270 98 79

‘A’ Moderate. 5 hours/34. Ballyhouras. Meet at Darragh. 10.00 a m. ANGELA HENNESSY (087) 774 70 58

‘B’ 4hours/30. Ballyhouras. Meet at Darragh. 11.00 a m. ROBIN LEE (087) 638 52 90.

21st December, 2014.

‘A’ Moderate. 5hours/32. Ballyhouras. Meet Glenbrohane Church. 10.00am ELIZABETH ENRIGHT (087) 287 39 37.

‘B’ 3hours/26. Ballyhouras. Longest Night of the Year. Meet Glenbrohane Church. 7.30 p m. MARY MURPHY & MORGAN MURPHY. (087) 829 67 49

26th December,2014.

‘A’ Moderate. 5hours/32. Ballyhouras. St Stephen’s Day Kilfinane to Ballyorgan. Meet Kilfinane 10.30 a m. ROBIN LEE (087) 638 52 90

‘B’ 2.5hours/22. Ballyhouras Darragh to Ballyorgan. Meet Dalys, Darragh 1.00 p m (to join ‘A’ walk). Refreshments at Nuala Mee’s in Ballyorgan at end.

4th January, 2015.

‘A’ Strenuous. 6hours/36. Galtys. Meet King’s Yard. 9.30 a m. PADDY KELLY & MARION KELLY (086) 267 32 70 & (086) 156 98 75

‘A’ Moderate. 5hours/32.  Ballyhouras. Meet at Ballyhoura Forest Cycle Track C P (Greenwood C P) 11.00 a m. PAT CASEY (086) 382 47 11

‘B’ 4 hours/30. Ballyhouras. Meet at Ballyhoura Forest Cycle Track C P 11.00am WILLIE O’ROURKE. (087)793 49 58

THURSDAY NIGHT WALKS

7.30 P M EACH NIGHT. HEAD TORCHES/ VIZZIE VESTS.

2nd October, 2014.

J J Cremin, Doneraile Park (087) 688 79 77

9th October, 2014.

Sean Moloney, Darragh. (086)841 14 21

16th October, 2014.

Sean Moloney, Darragh. (086) 841 14 21

23rd October, 2014.

Declan Clancy, Glenosheen. (087) 711 85 60

30th October, 2014.

Declan Clancy, Glenosheen. (087) 711 85 60

6th November, 2014.

Elizabeth Enright, Garyarthur. (087)287 39 37.

13th November, 2014.

Elizabeth Enright, Garyarthur, (087)287 39 37

20th November, 2014.

Tom McCarthy, Ballyorgan. (085) 760 52 68

27th November, 2014.

Tom McCarthy, Ballyorgan. (085) 760 52 68

4th December, 2014.

Pat Casey, Glenosheen. (086) 382  47 11

11th December, 2014.

Pat Casey, Glenosheen. (086) 3824711

18th December 2014.

Jim Flynn, Ballinvreena. (087) 283 34 56

 

 

Saturday Morning Walks from Ardpatrick Community Centre Car Park each Saturday at 11.00 a m. Eileen Hurley (087) 900 21 52

 

 

 

 

Next Walks List Meeting 9th December, 2014

Ardpatrick Community Centre 8.00 p m.

 

 

 

 

 

Annual General Meeting

Deebert House Hotel, 21st October, 2014. 8.00 p m.

 

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