Search

28 May 2022

10th annual fundraising ramble and hill walk

Beautiful scenery in North Leitrim

10th annual fundraising ramble and hill walk

Participants of a previous guided walk earlier this year.

The 10th annual fundraising ramble and hill walk for Fr. Ed O'Connell's Warmi Huasi project in Peru will take place on Sunday, October 1st, starting from Hamilton's Castle, Manorhamilton at 10.30am.

Both of these walks promise fabulous scenery and beautiful Autumn colours in scenic North Leitirm.

The ramble will be in Milltown Wood, Lurganboy and led by guides from Leitrim Landscapes Guided Walks.The walk will follow the Bonet River for part and is on paths. Duration 1.5 - 2 hours, dogs welcome

The hill walk will be on Keelogeyboy. This walk starts at Gleneige, Glencar and follows a beautiful path along the North side of Gleneige river for 1 km.

Walkers then climb onto limestone karst ground, past Scamore Lough to the summit of Keelogyboy. Height 417 metres. Here are outstanding views of Lough Gill to the North and Sligo Bay. There will be a 6 km and 10 km option. Duration 4-5 hours.

Donations on the day welcome for Columban Fr. Ed O'Connell's Warmi Huasi women and children's project in Peru.

To continue reading this article for FREE,
please kindly register and/or log in.


Registration is absolutely 100% FREE and will help us personalise your experience on our sites. You can also sign up to our carefully curated newsletter(s) to keep up to date with your latest local news!

Register / Login

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.