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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 and on Wednesday evenings from April to September.  Wednesday morning walks proceed two or three times each month from September to March.
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September 2019 - Sunday Walks
NB THERE IS NO WALK ON THE FIRST SUNDAY OF EACH MONTH – DECEMBER BEING THE EXCEPTION

 

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)

 

22nd September

 

 

Mournes

 

Slieve Meelmore

Carryduff Shops

(beside Eight South Restaurant)

BT8 8DN  9.30 am

Meelmore Lodge

 

J306307 Sheet 29

5 miles

550 metres

Challenging climbs

Full mountain gear essential

 

29th September

Belfast Hills

 

Cavehill – Colinward,

Ballaghahan Cairn, McArtt’s Fort.

No IMP

Castle Garden Fountain

 

NO TRAINS INVOLVED

5 miles

350 metres

 

Paths could be muddy – boots required – and poles for those who prefer to use them

 

 

September – October 2019 - Wednesday Walks

Date

Details of Walk

25th
Sept

Bangor. Walk to Castle gardens - Ward Park - to Ballyholme and back along the coast. Train 9.32 from GVS, 9.42 from Lanyon arriving Bangor 10.13.

2nd
Oct

Lurgan Park to Brownlow House. Meet at Lurgan NIR Station.

Train 10.10 from GVS arrives Lurgan 10.51. Return trains to GVS are xx.21 and xx.51.

16th
Oct

Meet in Central Station concourse at 07.40 for 08.00 Dublin train (or meet on train).  Members should obtain a RETURN TICKET to Dublin. (This trip is especially suitable for those holding a Senior Smart Pass).
Meet Jim Forde in Connolly Station Dublin @10:15hrs approx. Take Luas [tram] Red Line from Connolly to Blackhorse {Inchicore}. Walk along Grand Canal Path back through Drimnagh, Dolphins Barn, Portobello, Charlemont. Lunch in Canal side pub. take Green line Tram down to City centre and walk back to Connolly for return train to Belfast..

30th
Oct

Grove Park - Alexandra Park – Waterworks. Meet at Grove Park Car Park, Jellicoe Avenue (off Skegoneill Avenue).

 

 

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Sunday Walks – Summer 2019

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Wed. Morning Walks 2019-20

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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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Sandyknowes Roundabout – hard shoulder on A6 (BT36 4RF)

 

9.30 am

 

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