Cork Mountaineering Club 1975 – 2017

Cumann Sléibhteoireachta Chorcaí

Winter Programme   2017/18


November 2017

Friday 3rd             Map Reading/ Navigation – South Parish Community Centre. Training. Bring Map 78 and compass!

Saturday 4th        Map Reading/ Navigation – Outdoor training, Map 78.

Sunday 5th           Galtees, Greenane/ Farbreaga – Mountain, medium paced, 802m, 5 hrs, Map 74.

Saturday 11th      Mountain Meitheal Southeast Kilbehenny Community Centre. Work Day. Bring Gardening Gloves!

Sunday 12th         Clara MountainTrack walk, mountain, moorland/forest, 452m 4 hrs. Map 79.

Friday 17th           Information Meeting, Club trip Lake District.

Sunday 19th         Knockshanahullion – Mountain Walk, medium paced, 4-5hrs. Map 74

Sunday 19th         Knockmealdowns – Mountain Walk, easy paced walk. 4.5-5hrs. Map 74

Saturday 25th         SEMRA “Long Way Round” – Night Walk, road, track and mountain, 15K. Map 75

Sunday 26th             Glansheskin Wood – Track Walk, road and forest, 13K. Map 74

December 2017

Sunday 3rd           Knockmealdowns , Mountain, medium paced walk. Linear – bus price to be confirmed. Names by 27th November. 794m, 5hrs Map 74

Sunday 10th         CMC Annual Christmas Event, Killarney, Track Walk, Map 78

Sunday 10th         CMC Annual Christmas Event, Mangerton, medium paced walk. 843m, Map 78

Sunday 10th         CMC Annual Christmas Event, Christmas Dinner, 2 courses & coffee €25.00, 3 courses & coffee €28.00. Names by 7th December

Sunday 17th             Galtees – Mountain Walk, easy-paced 629m, 4.5hrs Map 74

Saturday 23rd     Crosshaven – Mountain Walk, easy paced, 629m, 4.5hrs. Map 74

Sunday 27th         Cush Horseshoe – Mountain, medium-paced walk. 919m, 5 hrs, Map74

Sunday 27th         Cush – Mountain, easy-paced walk. 639m, 4.5 hrs, Map74

January 2017

Sunday 7th                 Ballyhouras, Darragh Hill Loop – Track 10K, 4 hrs. Map 73

Sunday 14th         Comeraghs/Monavullaghs – Mountain walk, fast paced walk. 726m, 5 hrs Map 75

Sunday 14th         Comeraghs/Monavullaghs – Mountain walk, easy paced walk. 726m, 4.5 hrs Map 75

Sunday 21st         Boggeragh Mountain/ Laharan Cross – Track, trail, rough moorland. 12 K, 4 hrs                                    Map 80

Sunday 28th         Crohane & Benaunmore – Mountain walk, fast paced walk, 4 hours, 659m, Map 79

Sunday 28th         Crohane – Mountain walk, easy paced walk, 4 hours, 659m, Map 79

February 2017

Sat 3rd/Sun 4th      Winter Camp – Details to be advised. Map 74

Club Contacts:

President: Brendan o Riordan, 089 4495925

Secretary: Phil Fitzpatrick,