Hill Walking Tips Page

Walks are graded as follows

6 to 8 hours duration. Very high level of fitness required
4 to 6 hours duration. Good level of fitness required
2 to 4 hours duration. Moderate level of fitness required

For reasons of safety and personal comfort, all members and guests walking with the club must have the following basic items and equipments:

  • Strong waterproof boots
  • Waterproof clothing and a walking stick
  • Woolen hat and gloves
  • Adequate food and liquids
  • A whistle and rucksack for all items

In the interest of safety and the preservation of goodwill of landowners, please observe the farmers code of conduct

All walkers must have Mountaineering Ireland insurance cover before participating in walks. This cover is included in the membership fee.

Membership fees for this year is 40 euro and should be forwarded to the treasurer no later than 19th of November