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In Mayo they are a total of 4 Walking Clubs registered with the Mountaineering Council of Ireland. Details of which are listed hereunder:
Phone: 087 6411159
The club has a bank of easy, moderate & strenuous walks. Outings every Sunday. Meeting point usually at shop or pub at the start of the walk. Open to over 18s with MCI or own insurance.
Phone: 096 21984
Founded 1999. Meets most Sundays from September to June. Within 20 miles of Ballina. Walks c.8 miles mostly. Some hill walks, with longer outings in the summer, and weekends away. Ages 25-55. MCI members welcome.
Open to over-18’s only, Westport Hillwalkers organise walks every Sunday, following pre-planned Schedules; 3 levels - Low, Intermediate and High.
We welcome new members and MI visitors of all levels.
Prospective members are invited to partake in two walks before joining up.
Wendy Palmer (Secretary)
75 An Currach,
Tel: 087 330 0659
c/o Students' Union Office
Phone: 086 866 2583
Fortnightly members' meetings. Organised walks in Connemara, Kerry. Annual trip to Scotland. Weekends climbing in Burren / Mournes (3 per year. Fortnightly trips to Rockwall in Galway.
If you would like to find out more information about registering with the Mountaineering Council of Ireland, log onto their website atwww.mountaineeringclub.ie/ (external link).