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Comeragh Crossing and Challenge walks

Comeragh Crossing and Challenge walks

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Kilgobinet Sports Centre

Bohadoon

Dungarvan

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COMERAGH MOUNTAINS WALKING EVENT SATURDAY 2nd July 2022

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COMERAGH CROSSING AND CHALLENGE

SATURDAY 2nd JULY 2022

Dungarvan Hillwalking Club is delighted to host this annual event, with four different levels of walking, as follows:

Comeragh Challenge (45km), Comeragh Crossing (35km), Nire Valley Walk (20km) Kilbrien Walk (12km)

Registration for all walks is at Kilgobinet Sports Centre Bohadoon, Dungarvan, County Waterford.

All four walks finish at Kilgobinet sports centre where showers are available.

All walks take participants to the top of Cruachán with its beautiful views of Dungarvan and the bay.

The area of the walk is on O.S.I sheet 75.

By participating, you are making a contribution to our three chosen charities,                    

 West Waterford Hospice. Dungarvan Lions. South Eastern Mountain Rescue.

Bus transport to the walk start, and a hot meal at the finish is included in the entry fee.

Entry Fee 40 euro. Kilbrien walk 20 euro. No refunds available

START & FINISH VENUE. Kilgobinet Sports Centre.  Bohadoon     Dungarvan    Co. Waterford.

Map Reference. S 237 / 005.      

   GPS  N 52° 9' 22·9.             W 7° 39' 15·4.

Suitable waterproof clothing and footwear is essential for all walks.

Walk 1. Comeragh Challenge.         Bus Leaves at 07:00             Online Registration only.

Clonmel to Kilgobinet Sports Centre Bohadoon. This self navigated walk is 45kms, has an ascent 2,000m (approx) and is aimed at the very experienced and fit walker with navigation skills. It takes walkers via Lachtnafrankee and Knockanaffrin ridge to the Nire Valley, then via the Gap, Carrignagour, Boola Cairn to Coumfea, Seefin, Farbreaga and Cruachán.     €40 Entry Fee.

Walk 2. Comeragh Crossing.          Bus Leaves at 07:30             Online Registration only.

Clonmel to Kilgobinet Sports Centre Bohadoon. This walk is 35kms and takes 8 – 10 hours to complete via Long hill, Punch bowl and the slopes of Knockanaffrin to the Nire valley, then Coumfea, Seefin, Treenearla commons, Mauma road and Cruachan. Mainly on mountain terrain and has an ascent of 1,520m (approx). Club marshals and sweepers will be on the route.                     €40 Entry Fee.

Walk 3. The Nire valley walk.           Bus Leaves at 10:00             Online Registration only.

The Nire Valley car park to Kilgobinet Sports Centre Bohadoon. This walk is 20kms long and has an ascent of 900m (approx), it takes 5 – 6 hours to complete.Via  Coumfea, Seefin, Treenearla commons, Mauma road and Cruachan. Club marshals and sweepers will be on the route.                 €40 Entry Fee. 

Walk 4. The Kilbrien walk. Online Registration & on the day Registration from 12:30

Circular walk from Kilgobinet Sports Centre Bohadoon.This walk is 12 kms and has an ascent of 480m (approx) and it takes about 3 hours to complete. Via Mauma road and Cruachan. Club marshals and sweepers will be on the route.   €20 Entry fee.

FROM THE MOUNTAINS TO THE SEA LET’S KEEP WATERFORD LITTER FREE.

This is a green walking event leaving no trace and taking your litter Home.

Reducing CO2 emissions & Reusing signs & Recycling waste.

More information at            www.dungarvanhillwalking.org

Contact.                              dungarvanhillwalking@gmail.com 

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