Women with Altitude Apr 2015

Female club members might be interested in having a look at the Women with Altitude website. The initiative to build women’s mountaineering skills, experience and general leadership capabilities runs an annual event which this year will be held in Kerry Apr 17th – 19th. Previous ones have been hugely successful. Booking is now open for […]

BOS Mountain Skills 2 wk end

A very successful MS2 wk end was held in the Comeraghs. 11 enthusiastic members were extremely focused on fine tuning all aspects of their navigation skills. Weather conditions were kind, especially for the night navigation session on Sat night. As always Rathgormack Hiking Centre was a very convenient and comfortable base for the course. The […]

‘Summer’s day’ in February!

A magical day in the Comeraghs today in perfect, warm sunshine above a fog filled Suir valley. The Moderate+ did ‘the tour’! It took in the Tay valley, Cutteen North coum, Seefin, Coumfea and Coumalocha and a visit to the ‘seanbhain’ before returning via the Mahon Falls. The ice field at the top of the […]