Great day out navigation training with John McGroary - 30th May 2021

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Fáilte - Welcome

Established in 1995 the Bluestack Ramblers Walking Club is based in Donegal Town and is a very active hill walking club. It has a great welcome for everyone and has many experienced guides amongst its members. The club produces a three month calendar to keep everyone informed of our weekly walking events. Check it out now and come and join us this Sunday.

Plese remember that dogs not allowed on walks.

The Bluestack Ramblers Walking Club enjoy a good relationship with landowners who are always consulted for permission to use their lands for walking. The utmost respect is in turn shown to these lands regarding any animals, gates, fences and is kept litter free.

If after looking through the rest of the site you have any queries our contact details can be found in the 'Contacts' section.

Come and join us this Sunday !!!

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Club News 

Dear all,

Please find attached outline itinerary for Camino Colmcille (south). Danny will take firm bookings on a 1st come 1st served basis. Email dannydonegal69@gmail.com or text to 087-2562706. Please contact Danny directly.

Camino Colmcille 2021


Drumhome to Gartan


Colmcille 1500 celebrations commenced December 2020 &

conclude December 2021. Born in Gartan 7th December 521 & his feast day is 9th June . Four Caminos consisting of maximum 10 pilgrims per Camino arriving in Gartan on 9th . Starting June 7th from 4 authentic Colmcille sites, Drumhome, Glencolumbkille,Northwest (Tory) & Derry.


1) Day 1: Donegal Town –DisertGlenties . o/n Glenties


2) Day 2 : Glenties to Fintown on Sli na Finne,

Bus back to Glenties for overnight


3) Day 3 : Bus to Fintown & resume Camino on Sli-na-Finne to



Stay on R250 to Letterkenny for 2 km, take left back to Glendowan.


Take 254 and take right and 2nd left for back road around Lough



Note: Disert over mountain to Glenties. Remainder is roads &

existing trails over 3 says----80km max.


6) Glen–Ardara - Glenties--& follow 2,3,4,& 5 above (3 days)


8) Northwest via Creeslough—Letterkenny—Gartan (3 days)


9) Derry- Raphoe - Letterkenny=Gartan ( 3 days)

Where we meet

Most Sunday mornings we meet outside the Discover Ireland Office on Quay Street. Please consult Calendar for exact details of each week's walk.

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