Monday, May 27, 2013

Santiago 553 km !

Martin & JJ.... looks like they made other plans!

Sunday, May 26, 2013

Thanks to Anne & Nigel for a great walk in Wicklow





Saturday, May 25, 2013


Perfect Night for a Moon Walk
E.T. ???

Rising Moon

Thursday, May 23, 2013

There's hope yet for the 'Wasters'

An explanation for the rigorous training programme undertaken by our 'Wednesday Wasters':
see Here

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Hikers on Song

On wings of Song

A song recital by ever popular soprano, 
Carmel Cashin with Martin O Reilly on Piano
in Rothe House on This coming
Tuesday May 28th
at 8.00pm

Their programme will include
Mozart, Mendelssohn, Moore, Schumann, Fauré, PoulencIreland, Grey, Quilter, and Novello

Admission €10.00

Proceeds in aid of the Rothe House Restoration Fund

Saturday, May 18, 2013

Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Pre Galty Walk

Com Bάn Wood

This route is eliminated!
Recently felled through Com Bάn Wood

Hopefully Temple Hill will look better on the 8th June
Sos Beag

Monday, May 13, 2013

Where to 'go' in the hills.

Beware of late snowpatches.
Hillwalkers warned about mixing hard snow and toileting. See : here

Lav in a cold climate:  'Free range toiletting' etiquette, See:  Here

Thursday, May 9, 2013

Nore Walk Bus & Orienteering Trail

From 1st June on Saturdays. Bus leaves at 11.30 from Padmore's to B.bridge. (walk back on Nore Valley Way).

If you are not on one of our own hikes take a look at:

Upcoming Launch of the New Orienteering Trails in the Castlecomer Discovery Park: Sunday,12th May

Castlecomer Discovery Park is delighted to announce the introduction of new Orienteering Trails through the support of the Irish Orienteering Association. The launch takes place this Sunday 12th May, 11am and will be coordinated by Waterford Orienteers who will host the penultimate round of the Southeast orienteering league in the splendid setting of the 80 acre woodland park.