Dolomites, Italy slideshow. Wed Feb 8th. 8.00 pm

The Dolomites in Northern Italy provide the spectacular footage for the next club slideshow on Feb 8th at Whitford House Hotel at 8pm. This amazing mountain range offers walking, treking, via ferrata and a wealth of history. Come along to learn a bit more about via ferrata, if you’ve never tried it. This presentation is open to all, members or non-members. Some members are planning a trip in June, you might be interested! €2 admission.

Sunday 22nd January : Mt. Leinster Circuit

Blackrock - Mt. Leinster - Knockroe - Cloroge Mor - Cloroge Beag 15.5km : 900m ascent
20 members at Ballycrystal start
Looking down on pre-famine? lazy potato beds on descent from Knockroe
Dolmen on east slope of Knockroe
Crossing the Aughnabrisky Stream
Great visibility but windy !
Final Climb of the day on Cloroge Beag

Comeragh Walk : 8th Jan

Over twenty club members travelled to the Mahon Falls car park to climb to the highest point in the Comeraghs : spot height 792 overlooking Coumshingaun returning via Comeragh Mountain. Conditions were clear affording views of the lakes and the coast. Picture was taken during lunch break near the summit! Leaders on the day were Ger and Peter