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The East Antrim Rambling Club, founded in 1979, organises a programme of walks every Sunday throughout the year, Summer and Winter. Wednesday morning walks also take place two or three times each month with some additional walks in the summer months.
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Sunday Walks August - September 2021
This is a summary of the walks in the next few weeks. The full summer programme is available here

 

DATE

 

WALK 

IMP (interim meeting point)

WALK MEETING POINT (ordnance survey grid ref, OS sheet number)

DESCRIPTION

(distance, elevation if over 200 metres, nature of terrain, useful information)

8th August

Delamont Country Park

No IMP

Net Walk (near the harbour) Killyleagh

J531524 Sheet 21

7 Miles

Circular walk from Killyleagh Harbour to Delamont Country Park and Gibbs Island.

Mostly track and road, Gibbs Island can be wet under foot. Boots recommended

15th August

Tollymore Forest, Mourne Way and Newcastle Challenge Trail

No IMP

Donard car park

Newcastle

J374305 Sheet 29

9 Miles 210 Metres

Forest paths and grassy trails, Boots and poles recommended

22nd August

Cavehill

No IMP

Belfast Castle

Garden Fountain

J575497 Sheet 21

5 Miles 400 Metres

Taking in 3 tops

Colinward, Ballaghahagan cairn and McArts

Boots and poles recommended

29th August

Butter,Carn,Ott Mountain

No IMP

Spelga Dam carpark

J265273

8 Miles 300 Metres

Track,hill,road ,no steep climbs

Boots and poles recommended

5th September

September weekend

No IMP

  TBC

TBC

12th September

Dungonnell Way

No IMP

Car park just on Ballymena side of Cargan on A43

D173163 Sheet 9

9.5 Miles  448 Metres

Circular walk on track and road, gentle gradient

Trainers/walking shoes should be fine .Boots recommended if wet

19th September

TBC

No IMP

TBC

TBC

26th September

Trostan

No IMP

Glenariff Forest car park

There is usually a charge for parking

D210202  Sheet 9

10 Miles 300 Metres

Track, open hillside

Boots and poles recommended

 

 

Wednesday walks September – November 2021
The full Wednesday programme is available here.
Walks begin at the designated meeting point at 10:30am.
Anyone with a query about the start point should contact the walk leader.

Date

Details of Walk

22nd
Sept

Drains Bay – Carnfunnock.  Meet at Drains Bay Car Park (with Children’s’ play area and toilets, opposite beach)

6th
Oct

Lough Neagh Loughshore / Rea’s Wood / Dublin Road / Antrim Castle Gardens / River Walk.

Meet at the car park adjacent to the Gateway complex.

13th
Oct

Dublin Walk. Postponed until April 2022

20th
Oct

Whitehead – Meet at NIR Station

3rd
Nov

North Belfast Parks - Grove Playing Fields - Alexandra Gardens - Waterworks (Queen Mary Gardens). Meet Jellico Ave., Grove entrance.

17th
Nov

Minnowburn to Giant’s Ring. Meet Minnowburn Carpark J325685

 

 

Programmes

 

Walk Reports

 

Summer Walks 2021

Winter Walks 2021-22

Wednesday Walks Summer 2021

Wednesday Walks Winter 2021-22

Draft Programmes

Programme Archive

Links   (Updated 15.6.21)

Assembly Points & Start Times

Walk Participation Conditions

Advice Note and Code for Walkers

Code for Walk Leaders

Safeguarding Policy

Membership Application Form

Claim form for Checking Out Walks

Accident/Incident Report Form

Ulster Federation

Photo Gallery

CW2H Home Page

E-mail Address:-

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Day Walks

October 2002

Evening Walks:-

July 2002

 

General Interest

 

History of Belfast’s Mourne Water Supply

Rambles in the Belfast Hills. A new book by Susan Clements
Press Release
Pages 38-39    Pages 76-77

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