What we're about

Cork based group for hillwalking, coastal walks, boating trips, island hopping, geocaching, camping weekends.

This meetup group is completely free of charge, non-commercial and not-for-profit although some meetups might involve visiting a paywalled location, chipping in for transport costs or staying at a paid camping area.

Members who have been inactive for over a year will be removed, but you can always join again.

Upcoming events (1)

Castle Freke Historical walk

Owenahincha

This https://www.meetup.com/World-adventure-group/events/281947162 event.

As we are in the Irish free state this walk and indeed all walks with this group are free.

Beautiful walk through coilte forest near castlefreke. Walk will be guided by local historical and botanical expert and world famous adventurer Geronimo John free of charge.

owenahincha is one of the most famous beaches in ireland and in reality is composed of several long beaches bached by protected dunes of which we will be passing through 3 of them and up through ancient woodland and seafed lake beside lovely old fishermen cottages

Highlights are the fairy Glen and gardens, the whispering willow talking trees, the mausoleum, museum, peacocks, wishing well and many more.

there will be a lunch stop along the way and there is a shop enroute also

this is always a very popular walk and new things are added every time

there is a seafood restaurant by one beach and a seafood takeaway by the other, with public toilets available along the way every couple of miles or so.

Travel lift offers and requests put in comments below

owenahincha can be accessed by public transport bus eirann 237 from cork city and stops along the way to owenahincha cross https://www.buseireann.ie/inner.php?id=406&form-view-timetables-from=&form-view-timetables-to=&form-view-timetables-route=237&form-view-timetables-submit=1

WEATHER SUNDAY = SUNNY & DRY

Past events (129)

Mount Hilary

Banteer

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