Events & Walks

6th July 2019
  • GALTEES NEAR MITCHELSTOWN

    Date: 6th July 2019

    Location: LISVARRINANE

    Leaving O Riadas at 9 am and hopefully starting walk at 11, this walk is a tough 15k hike and will take around 6.5 hours so hopefully all done and dusted by 6 o clock. the route is Cush - galtee Beg - galtee mor and Slievecushnabinna.
    Turn of at junction R 8748 - 2802 and The hike will start just up the road a couple hundred metres from here.

21st July 2019
  • BARLEY LAKE NEAR BONANE

    Date: 21st July 2019

    Location: CROSSTERRY MOUNTAIN CAR PARK

    This is an 8k loop walk and will take around 4 hours, leaving o Riadas at 9 and stopping for tea and refreshments at Molly Gallivans Bonane, hope to start walking around 12.30 and finished around 4.30.
    The hike starts at the car park at V 8801 - 5734 and the turn off for this is just past the tunnels at the county border at V 9040 - 5957
    The road to Barley lake is not for the faint hearted !!!!!!!!!

3rd August 2019
  • STRADBALLY NEAR CASTLEGREGORY

    Date: 3rd August 2019

    Location: Glanteenassig Forest Park,

    This is a moderate 7k hike which will take around 3.5 hours, leaving O Riadas at 10 am and hope to be walking by 11.30 and finished by 3 o clock.
    The hike will start from the upper lake car park near the lake at Glanteenassig Q 5998 - 0781.

18th August 2019
  • CLARAGH MOUNTAIN MILLSTREET

    Date: 18th August 2019

    Location: MILLSTREET

    This is an easy 10k hike by hill walking terms and is on a marked trail, leaving O Riadas at 9.30 and hiking by 11.30 and finished by 2.30 for anyone wanting to get to watch the hurling final, due to lack of parking at the start it will prob be best to start the walk in Millstreet town.

31st August 2019
  • BARTAGAUM SLIEVE MISH RANGE

    Date: 31st August 2019

    Location: CURRAHEEN CHURCH BLENERVILLE TRALEE

    This will be a tough 20 k hike taking in Bartagaum - Glanbrack - knockauncarragh and Barnangeehy and then descending down to the road near Blennerville.
    Leaving o Riadas at 9 and the filling station in Blennerville at 9.30, there will be a car split required with some cars left just outside Blennerville for the walk finish while other cars will take the walkers to the start at Curraheen church at Q 7868 - 1165.
    hope to start walking at 10.30 and finished by 6.30.

15th September 2019
  • MANGERTON KILLARNEY

    Date: 15th September 2019

    Location: KILLARNEY

    This is a 10k hike and we will be leaving O Riadas at 10 am and hopefully hiking by 11.30, we should be finished around 3.30.
    The hike start is at V 9840 - 8482

28th September 2019
  • ROSS CASTLE TO BRANDONS COTTAGE BOAT TRIP

    Date: 28th September 2019

    Location: ROSS CASTLE KILLARNEY

    Weather permitting this is a great day out, times will need to be confirmed later depending on boat availability but it consists of boat trip up the lakes of Killarney to Lord Brandons cottage where we stop in for tea and refreshments before starting out on our return walk back along the Kerry Way to Torc Waterfall in Killarney, as many cars as possible will need to be left at Torc Waterfall for the finish

13th October 2019
  • CARRAUNTOHILL MOUNTAIN

    Date: 13th October 2019

    Location: Cronins Yard, Mealis, Beaufort,, Alohart, Killarney, Co. Kerry, Ireland

    Todays walk will be to the summit of Irelands highest mountain so plenty time to get in training for this challenge over the summer months,
    Leaving O Riadas at 9 am and hope to start walking from Cronins yard V 8365 - 8738 at 10.30, this walk will take around 6 hours so by 5 o clock we should be sitting in Cronins sipping tea and enjoying the delightful apple pie and cream.