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Sperrins Hillwalking Club
PO Box 45
Cookstown
BT80 8YU

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All walks are on Sundays and commence at 10am at the meeting point detailed. Non members welcome for 2 walks. Membership is needed for further walks due to insurance requirements. Membership can be obtained via www.sperrins.co.uk or through committee member.

Approx duration of walks. Grade1- 5-6 hrs, Grade 2 4-5 hrs, Grade 3 2-3 hrs.

Come equipped with correct footwear, clothing, wet gear, food, water and basic 1st Aid kit.

The organizers reserve the right to refuse admission to walks should safety requirements be breached. Walks may be cancelled or changed due to poor weather. Phone organizer if in doubt.

Dispose of waste properly. 'If you bring it in take it out'. Take home all litter including leftover food, teabags, fruit peels and other biodegradable foods. Visit www.mountaineering.ie for more information.

Under 16's must be accompanied by an adult. Sorry no dogs are permitted on walks

Club Organizers: Ann McCullagh - 077 2408 0132, Liz Cullen - 078 8191 6072, Patricia Hasson - 077 4589 7383, Patricia McCloskey 028 777 81472 , James McBrearty 075 6188 0211, Olwen McTaggart 078 4210 1925, Ann Bradley, Katie McLaughlin, John Mullholland, Agnes Kerlin
Walk
Date
Grade
Details
       
Gortmoss
12/11/2017
3
Meeting Point: Kinturk Centre Ardboe. Rt on B160 from Coagh - Ballyronan Rd. Follow signs for Coyles Cottage
Grid Ref: J947 855
Sheet 14
Organizers Ann McCullagh, Ann Bradley

NEW - Bolaght
26/11/2017
1
Meeting Point:Bridge End filling station. Strabane end of Drumquin Village
Grid Ref: H332742
Sheet 12
Organizers Ann McCullagh, , Katie McLaughlin

Dungonnnell Way
10/12/2017
2
Meeting Point Costcutters Garage Cargan Village on the Cushendall rd A43 approx 10 miles NE of Ballymena
Grid Ref D165 180
Sheet Glens of Antrim Activity Map
Organizers Liz Cullen, James Mc Brearty

BOXING DAY- Glenshane Forest
26/12/2017
3
Meeting Point Ponderosa Bar on Glenshane Pass
Grid Ref C782034
Sheet 8
Organizers "Patricia McCloskey Ann Bradley"

Drumahoe Circuit
14/01/2018
3
Meeting Point Park and ride Drumahoe on A6 1 km approx Cityside of Drumahoe
Grid Ref C366 218
Sheet 7
Organizers Patricia Mc Closkey, Patricia Hasson

Rathtin More Inishowen
28/01/2018
1
Meeting Point: Garage after Inishowen Gateway Hotel R238 on Derry Road into Buncrana
Grid Ref C347 306
Sheet 3,
Organizers Liz Cullen , James McBrearty

Lifford & Strabane Town Walk
11/02/2018
3
Meeting Point Asda Carpark Strabane on A5 Derry Road
Grid Ref H341 983
Sheet 12
Organizers Ann McCullagh, Particia Hasson

Craig Circuit 
25/02/2018
1
Meeting Point TPark Village Take the B40 from Dungiven then right on to Altinure rd
Grid Ref C588 023
Sheet Sperrins Activity Map
Organizers Brendan Adams, Liz Cullen

Glenarrif Forest Park
11/03/2018
3
Meeting Point Glenarrif Forest Park
Grid Ref D212 204
Sheet Glens of Anrtim Activity Map
Organizers Ann McCullagh, John Mullholland

Mullaghcarn via Forest
25/03/2018
1
Meeting Point Gortin Village - B48 from Derry B46 from Cookstown
Grid Ref C494 858
Sheet Sperrins Activity Map
Organizers Liz Cullen , James McBarty

NEW - Dunree - Buncrana
08/04/2018
2
Meeting Point Duncree Fort Car Park. 7 mls from Buncrana for approx 1 mile, turn left left over Castle bridge - signposted
Grid Ref C286 389
Sheet 3
Organizers Ann McCullagh, Patricia Hasson

Divis and Black Mounrain
13/05/2018
2
Meeting Point Minor Road off the B38 Upper Springfield Road. Off the A55 Outer ring.
Grid Ref J272 744
Sheet 15
Organizers Patricia McCloskey, Olwen McTaggart

Slieve Loughshannagh - Meelbeg
27/05/2018
1
Meeting Point Meelmore Lodge signposted off the Bryansford Road B180 Newcastle
Grid Ref J305 308
Sheet Mournes Activity Map
Organizers Liz Cullen , James McBrearty

Robbers Table
10/06/2018
3
Meeting Point Gortin Village - B48 from Derry B46 from Cookstown
Grid Ref C494 858
Sheet Sperrins Activity Map
Organizers Patricia McCloskey,Patricia Hasson

Trostan
24/06/2018
1
Meeting Point Opposite entrance to Glenariff Forest Park
Grid Ref D210 202
Sheet 9
Organizers Brendan Adams, Liz Cullen

NEW Lough InshaghPath
08/07/2018
3

Muckish via Miner's Path
22/07/2018
1
Meeting Point Northern Outskirts of Creeslough N56 Letterkenny /Dunfanaghy Rd
Grid Ref C056 310
Sheet 2
Organizers Liz Cullen , James McBarty

NEW Linford Car Park to Glenarm
12/08/2018
2
Meeting Point From A2 Antrim Coast Road take Caincastle Rd from Ballygally (road at side of hotel) turn right at pub(Mattie's Meeting House) and then left on to Ballycoose Rd, This leads on to Feystown Rd .The Carpark is about 1.6 miles up on the left. (Public toilet Facility in Ballygally at Spar shop - first left after turning on to Caincastle Rd)
Grid Ref D333 072
Sheet Glens of Antrim Activity Map
Organizers Olwen McTaggart, Liz Cullen

Donard - Mourne Mountains
26/08/2018
1
Meeting Point Donard Car Park Newcastle
Grid Ref
Sheet Mournes Activity Map
Organizers James McBrearty, Liz Cullen

Heritage Event
09/09/2018
3
Grade 3 Walk. Opportunity to take part in Open Day activities of Anual Heritage Day - To be arranged

Autumn Weekend
22/09/2018
Autumn Weekend 22 -23 Sept (to be arranged

Banagher Glen and Streeve
14/10/2018
3
Meeting Point Banagher Glen carpark. B74 out of Dungiven
Grid Ref H671 049
Sheet Sperrins Activity Map
Organizers Ann McCullagh ,Agnes Kerlin

Crockmore / Crockbrack
28/10/2018
1
Meeting Point Mulligans Pub Draperstown to Moneyneany Rd
Grid Ref H765 965
Sheet Sperrins Activity Map
Organizers Ann McCullagh, John Mullholland

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