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 Sunday Morning Walks:

SUNDAY 19th. JUNE:

(A) MODERATE – Grade 32 - 9am – First part of Ballyhoura Way – 28km approx.
Length: 6 hrs.Meet at Top Car Park in Ballinaboola for bus to start. Names in advance for bus.
(Certs to those on completion of Full 90km Ballyhoura Way).Denis O’Brien – (087) 720 4697.

(B) 11am – Anglesboro
Length: 4 hrs.Josephine Hennessy – (085) 143 3875.

SUNDAY 26th. JUNE: (A) MODERATE – Grade 32 - 10am – Slievenamon - Meet at Kilcash
Length: 5 / 6 hrs.Pat Moriarty – (087) 265 2242.

(B) & (C) COMBINED WALKS – 11am - Glenroe
Length: 3 hrs.Eileen Hurley (087) 900 2152. Kathleen Power – (087) 660 9663.

SUNDAY 3rd. JULY: (A) MODERATE - Grade 32 -10am – Ballyorgan
Length: 5 hrs. Susie Flavin – (085) 144 8015.

(B) 11am – Glenosheen 4 hrs.David Hand – (087) 921 0401.

MONDAY 4th. JULY:

ANNUAL MASS AT MASS ROCK.7.15pm – Meet at Canon Sheehan Car Park.Cal McCarthy – (086) 409 1315 / J. J. Cremin (087) 688 7977.

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Notice

If you are not currently a member and would like to join the walking club or partake in an upcoming walk you can contact Declan Clancy on 087 7118560 re. information about the walk

Thursday Evening Walks:

7.30pm START

(HIGH VIS JACKETS & HEAD TORCH ESSENTIAL)

JUNE

2nd. JUNE: GLENOSHEEN - Tom Wren - (086) 832 7594
9th. JUNE: GALBALLY - Jim Flynn - (087) 283 3456
16th. JUNE: GALBALLY - Jim Flynn - (087) 283 3456
23rd. JUNE: GARRYARTHUR - Kathleen Power - (087) 660 9663
30th. JUNE: GARRYARTHUR - Kathleen Power - (087) 660 9663
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SATURDAY MORNING WALKS - 11am Start
Contact: EILEEN HURLEY (087) 900 2152