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Comeragh Crossing & Challenge. Saturday 1st July 2017

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

Map Reference. S 237 / 005. GPS N 52° 9' 22·9. W 7° 39' 15·4.

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 (22km) Kilbrien Walk (10km)

Bus transfers, refreshments on route and a hot meal at the finish is included in entry fee.

By participating, you are making a contribution to the West Waterford Hospice

All four 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.

Suitable waterproof clothing and footwear is essential for all walks.

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

Clonmel to Killgobinet 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. €35 Entry Fee.

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

Clonmel to Killgobinet 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 with 1,250 ascent (approx). Club marshals and sweepers will be on the route. €35 Entry Fee.

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

The Nire Valley car park to Killgobinet Sports Centre Bohadoon. This walk is 22kms 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. €35 Entry Fee.

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

Circular walk from Killgobinet Sports Centre Bohadoon.This walk is 10 kms and has an ascent of 350m (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

More information at www.dungarvanhillwalking.org

Contact. dungarvanhillwalking@gmail.com

Reducing CO2 emissions & Reusing signs & Recycling waste.

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

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