Welcome Back Members

Due to the Covid 19, the walk schedule for the coming months will be updated on a month to month basis, in line with Government guidelines. Members will be notified by Whatsapp of changes.

New Walk Schedule

THE GOVERNMENT’S LEVEL 5 RESTRICTIONS MEANS ALL WALKS ARE CANCELLED UNTIL DEC. STAY SAFE WALKERS AND CONTINUE TO ENJOY YOUR WALKS WITHIN A RADIUS OF 5K FROM YOUR OWN HOME. The Walk Schedule for October 2020 to January 2021, and updated GLR’s Covid-19 Guidelines for Walkers are now available on the drop down menu

Walk Schedule July to Oct 2020

Walking Schedule for July to October 2020 is now available on the GLR Site Please contact Walk Leader if you have a query about a walk

Walks Cancelled

In line with Government recommendations on Social Distancing all GLR’s Scheduled walks for the coming weeks and the April Planning Meeting are cancelled. While Group Walking is not recommended, individual walking is encouraged, so please keep it up. These are challenging and testing times for us all with lots of information coming at us and…

Inishbofin Island Walking Festival

The Annual Inishbofin Walking Festival starts Friday April 24th to Sunday April 26th Online ticket sales are now open! Get your tickets at: https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/inishbofin-walking-festival-2020-tickets-90618571587?aff=ebdssbdestsearch A detailed schedule will be on our Event Brite listing! If you are planning on attending, you can check out accommodation options here: http://www.inishbofin.com/category/accommodation/ and ferry times here: http://inishbofinislanddiscovery.com/

Date for your Diary

On Thursday 28th Nov The Loughrea Literary and Historical Society will show a documentary on the true story of Alcock and Brown first non-stop flight across the Atlantic Ocean 1919. The Venue is the Library in Loughrea . The documentary was directed by local man Kevin Glynn. Reviewed and highly recommended by one of our…

Seecon Lough Path/ Galway Wind Park

Yesterday (24th Nov) 22 Club members , some new and many not so new followed the Seecon Lough Path, which is one of 6 walks in the Galway Wind Park, just outside of Oughterard. This walk follows the tracks and old trails of the forest around by Seecon Lough and despite the fog provided beautiful…

CPR & Defib Training

Loughrea Lions Club still have few places available for the above training on the 19th Nov @ 6.30pm in the Loughrea Hotel and Spa. Full details on the Loughrea Lions Club Website

Website Redesign!

Hi walkers! We’ve a new look and a new schedule available of all our walks taking us right through to April 2020. Use the new drop-down menu at the top of the page to see what’s going on each month! As with all website redesigns, we’d love to hear your feedback about our new look….