Sunday 1st March walk – Cavehill to Divis

Posted by Kieran | Posted in Uncategorized | Posted on 08-02-2015

Meet up :- At the car park of the Zoo at 10.00am

Paula and Liam will arrange to leave Paula’s car at Divis and after the walk she can drive the other drivers back to their cars at the Zoo

Update on Sunday’s Walk

Posted by Kieran | Posted in Uncategorized | Posted on 29-01-2015

Hi All

Despite the snow of the past few days, we are still confident that this Sunday’s walk will go ahead

The forecast for this Sunday is dry but cold, however, all walkers should keep an eye on the weather nearer the time

February Walk – Slievenacloy

Posted by Kieran | Posted in Uncategorized | Posted on 20-01-2015

Our next walk will be around Colin & Slievenacloy, an area which we haven’t walked for quite a time, we hope to meet up at the Farmers Inn where we will transfer to 2-3 cars & drive to our starting point at the quarry

When :- Sunday 1st February

Meet up :- Farmers Inn at 10.00 am

Après drink :- Farmers Inn

First Walk of 2015 – Sunday 11th January

Posted by Kieran | Posted in Uncategorized | Posted on 30-12-2014

Because everyone will be partying or relaxing over the festive season we have decided to hold our first walk of 2015 on the second Sunday in January.

When :- Sunday 11th January 2015

Where :- Divis/ Black Mountain

Meet up :- Divis car park at 10.00 am

If any new walkers want to come along to walk off the Christmas excesses, please feel free to tag along
Could we also take this opportunity to wish everyone a very Happy New Year

December 14th – Short Walk on Cavehill

Posted by Kieran | Posted in Uncategorized | Posted on 05-12-2014

Our next walk will be on Sunday 14th December. This will be a short walk of around 3 hours to allow everyone to go Christmas shopping afterwards

When :- Sunday 14th December

Where:- Meet up at Belfast Castle at 10.00am

After the walk we are thinking of going to the cafe at Belfast Castle for a cuppa and a mince pie

Christmas Walk & Dinner

Posted by Kieran | Posted in Uncategorized | Posted on 09-11-2014

Hi folks, its getting close to the festive season, so we are going to hold our traditional walk and dinner on the last Saturday in November

When :- Our walk / dinner will be held on SATURDAY 29th NOVEMBER

Where :- The walk will start from Divis car park at 12.30 pm sharp, as we would like to be off the hills before 4.00 pm. Our dinner will be held at the Ballymac Hotel at 7.00 pm (unfortunately the hotel may not be able to provide us with a changing room as they have a wedding)



If would help us greatly if you could click this link which will open a short 2 question form

As usual if any of your friends want to join us, feel free to invite them


November Walk – Sunday 2nd

Posted by Kieran | Posted in Uncategorized | Posted on 15-10-2014

Our next walk will be around Divis mountain

When :- Sunday 2nd November

Where :- Meet up at the Divis mountain car park at 10.00 am

Walk Details :- We hope to walk around some of the new paths which are now open

If any new walkers would like to come along for a walk, just turn up on the day

Christmas Walk & Dinner – Ballymac Hotel, Saturday 29th November

October Walk – Slieve Binnian

Posted by Kieran | Posted in Uncategorized | Posted on 26-09-2014

Our October walk will take place on Sunday 5th October we will start and finish at Carrick Little car park

Meeting Point :- we shall meet up at the Bloody Bridge car park at 9.30. Bloody Bridge car park is approx 3 miles south of Newcastle on the Kilkeel Rd (A2), there are toilets located at the car park, we will then proceed in convoy to the starting point – Carrick Little car park

Walk Details :- the walk should be around 7 miles and should take around 5-6 hours and it is a circular walk, ie, we will start & finish at Carrick Little car park

Car Sharing :- as usual we would urge all walkers to car share where possible, if you are looking for a lift or offering a lift please contact us at

Après Walk :- still to be decided but possibly O’Hares bar in Newcastle

If anyone wants to bring a friend or indeed if anyone new wants to walk with us just drop us an email on or just turn up on the day

September – Mid Month Walk

Posted by Kieran | Posted in Uncategorized | Posted on 17-09-2014

As the leaves start to turn on the trees we thought it might be interesting to repeat our short walk of last Easter which went from Malone House, up the tow path through the Giant’s Ring and coming back through the Rose Garden. We could then finish with coffee in Malone House. Meet at Malone House at 10 a.m and be home for 1 pm.

Meeting Point :- Malone House
Time :- 10.00 am

Date :- Sunday 21st September

The other dates for your diary are the October Monthly Walk which will be to walk up Binian in the Mournes, that is on the 5th October,

Early Warning – we are planning on holding our usual Walk and Dine Christmas Dinner. on 29th November – the last Saturday of the month, so please try to leave it free

September Walk – North Coast

Posted by Kieran | Posted in Uncategorized | Posted on 26-08-2014

For Septembers walk we intend to do the North Coast walk which has been so popular in the past. Meet at Carrick- A- Rede rope bridge car park to walk to the Giants Causeway. We will arrange to leave one car there and to organise getting the drivers back to pick up the cars while the rest of us slake our thirst. Alternatively, if there is anyone who doesn’t want to do the whole walk but wants to help by transporting the drivers back that would be much appreciated.we shall walk the coastal path, weather permitting we would intend to walk the whole path, to the Giants Causeway

When :- Sunday 7th September

Meet-up :- Carrick- a-Rede at 10.00 am

Anyone who wishes to car share please let me know and we will try to help