Bluestack Ramblers. Walking Calendar    April - June 2018              

1 April 2018

6 May 2018

3 June 2018



No Club Walk

 Leaders and potential Leaders training 

  in the Hills.     

 Meet Bluestack Foundation Centre 

Donegal Town 10.00am 

Walk:          Carnaween-Disert

Time:          4/5 hours Moderate

Leader:       Danny Mc Namee   

Phone:         087 2562706

Meeting       100.00am Tourist Office Donegal Town. Walk will be followed by a Presentation of a Donation from the late Alan Slane RIP. to Donegal Mountain Rescue in O' Neill's at approximately 3.30pm.

8 April 2018

13 May 2018

10 June 2018

Walk:       Eglish  

Time:         3.5 Hours Moderate  

Leader:      Danny Mc Namee 

Phone:         087 2562706

Meeting   10.00am Tourist Office Donegal Town.   

Walk:      Sliabh Sneacht    

Time:    5 Hours Strenuous       

Leader:     John D Gallagher  

Phone:         087 6655828

Meeting       Lough Barra Doochary 10am.  Or 9am Donegal Town at Tourist Office

Walk:        Browns Hill-Cornageer-Croaghconnellagh  

Time:       6 hours strenuous    

Leader:      Justin Irwin 

Phone:        087 9872811

Meeting       10.00am Tourist Office Donegal Town.

15 April 2018

20 May 2018

17 June 2018

Walk:          Cronageer-Cronawore

Time:        5/6 Hours   Strenuous.

Leader:      Anne Leonard

Phone:         087 7844803

Meeting    10.00am Tourist Office Donegal Town  






Walk:       Bell’s Isle

Time:        3 Hours Moderate

Leader:    Bernard Mc Glinchey   

Phone:     087 2187609   

Meeting    10.00am Tourist Office Donegal Town


22 April 2018

27 May 2018

24 June 2018

Walk:     Deirdre Burke Memorial Walk

Time:      6km Drimarone/Letterfad/Drumboarty.

Leader:     John Mc Groary 

Phone:      086 6059220

Meeting     Bluestack Centre Drimarone 1pm (13.00hrs)

Walk:       Glencolmcille Folk Village to Glen Head and back.   

Time:      3 Hours Moderate     

Leader:       John Mc Groary

Phone:    086 6059220    

Meeting     meet at |Folk Village Glencolmcille at 10.am 

Walk:        Gola Island 

Time:         4 Hours Moderate. 

Leader:      Kathleen Friel 

Phone:        087 9777554

Meeting       Seaview Hotel, Bunbeg at 9.40am

Boat Fare for Gola Walk €10/head.

29 April 2018


Membership fee due

Walk: Sliabh Liag to Malinbeg via Pilgrims Path        

Time:       5 Hours Strenuous.    

Leader:       John Mc Groary

Phone:         086 6059220

Meeting     Meet in Car park in Carrick at 10.00am

Number of cars may need to be dropped off at Silver Strand in advance of walk.


Family €35   Single €25  Daily €5

Basic Equipment required for all walks:

Walking boots, waterproof clothing, cap & gloves, spare dry clothes, food & water, spare food,

Recommended for regular/experienced walkers:

Map, compass, survival bag, first aid kit, whistle, sun protection, mobile phone. 

No dogs allowed on club walks.