Ballyhoura Bears Walking Schedule

The Ballyhoura Bears hillwalking club is a long-established group based in beautiful Ballyhoura Country. Kilfinane, Co. Limerick is the group's hometown and starting point for many walks. Other walks begin in the picturesque villages and hamlets dotted around the area.

They organise a variety of walks all year round with a pace and distance to suit everyone.

Walks take place on Saturday mornings, Thursday evenings, and on Sundays, the group organize level A and B walks close to home or further afield.

They are happy for anyone to join in for the walk, just get in touch with the leader of the scheduled walk and come to explore Ballyhoura Country with this great group of people.

Please see their website for information on upcoming walks and updates.

Upcoming walks can be seen below with the contact number of the walk organiser.


Upcoming Walks

SUNDAY 25th JULY:

(A) MODERATE – Grade 32 - 9.30am – Inchiqin Circuit - Meet at The Square, Kenmare.
Length: 6 hrs.
Seamus Moran – (087) 268 4976.

(B) 11am – Darragh
Length: 3/4 hrs.
Kathleen Power – (087) 660 9663.

SUNDAY 1st AUGUST:

(A) MODERATE - Grade 32 – 10am – Maple Ballroom, Kilfinane.
Length: 5 hrs
Renee O’Dwyer – (087) 125 9465

(B) 11am – Ballyorgan
Length: 4 hrs
Catherine Hand – (087) 633 2818

SUNDAY 8th AUGUST:

(A) MODERATE - Grade 32 – 10am – Glenroe
Length: 5 hrs
Susie Flavin – (087) 144 8015

(B) 11am – Clydagh Bridge
Length: 4 hrs
Margaret Hayes – (087) 238 9652

SUNDAY 15th AUGUST:

(A) STRENUOUS – Grade 35 - 8 Peak Ballyhoura Crossing – 34km
9am – Meet at St. Andrew’s Church Car Park, Kilfinane for bus to start - Names in advance.
Length: 8 hrs
Declan Clancy – (087) 711 8560

(B) 11am – Canon Sheehan Loop
Length: 3 / 4 hrs
J. J. Cremin – (087) 688 7977.

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