• June 25, 2014 Posted on Blog, 0 Comment

    7 Day Trek 14th – 20th July

    All walkers welcome to join our trek Our hill walking festival for 2014 will be a week long event running from Monday 14th until Sunday 20th of July, following the Miners Way and Historical Trails. We will be meeting each day at The Crescent in Boyle at 11am. Please spread the word that all are welcome to join our walks on any of the days. How to register We ask that you please register in advance. You can register for any or all of the days by text or by email. Philip can ...

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  • September 30, 2013 Posted on Blog, 0 Comment

    Carrowkeel Passage Tombs

    Sunday 29th September, met a delightful group from Germany. The walk was arranged by Failte Ireland to show this group of journalists the top attractions of the area. I had the privilege along with Christy Brady to show them the Megalithic Cemetery in the Bricklieve Mountains.  We talked about the History of the area, the geology and flora, and took in the views of the surrounding hill.

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  • September 11, 2013 Posted on Blog, 0 Comment

    Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th September

    Saturday - Arigna to Crossna and Sunday Knockvicar to Boyle Length 16km and estimated total time of 5 hours. Weather will be mostly dry on Saturday and Sunday will start wet and dry afternoon.

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  • September 8, 2013 Posted on Blog, 0 Comment

    Day 2 Tuesday 10th September

    Carrowkeel Megalithic Tombs (Ballinafad to Castlebaldwin) The route will follow the Historical trail over the Bricklieve Mountains. We Will visit the Megalithic Passage tombs. Weather looks good again for Tuesday, 16 degrees and Dry with only light wind.

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  • August 16, 2013 Posted on Blog, 0 Comment

    Boyle Curlew Walkers Gathering 9th to 15th September

    Our hill walking festival for 2013 will be a week long event following the Miners Way and Historical Trails. We will meet each morning at 11am at the Crescent in Boyle. Please register ahead of walks by text or email. Text 0863353000  Email philipwalking@gmail.com

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  • March 29, 2013 Posted on Blog, 0 Comment

    Miners Way Sunday

    A walk will take place on Sunday 7th of April along a section of The Miners’ Way from near the old Power Station at Lough Allen to near Drumkeeran. Participants are meeting at Tarmon church on the road from Drumshanbo to Drumkeeran at 2.30pm. As this is a linear walk we will be carpooling and bringing a smaller  number of cars to where the walk will start at 3.00pm.  The walk is all on minor and mountain roads and is 10.5km long. There is a steep 700m climb near ...

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  • March 27, 2013 Posted on Blog, 0 Comment

    Maumturk Mtns Connemara

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  • March 6, 2013 Posted on Blog, 0 Comment

    Boyle Curlew Walkers

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  • March 5, 2013 Posted on Blog, 0 Comment

    Ballyfarnan to Arigna

    Now spring has arrived how about a good 16km hike across the mountains starting at Ballyfarnan and Finishing at Arigna mining village. Meet at 10am Sunday 10th at Crescent in Boyle.

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  • February 26, 2013 Posted on Blog, 0 Comment

    Play Banks above Ballingleragh

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