• The Slieve Blooms: Glenafelly Eco Walk 7km ( Moderate )

    Change of venue due to lack of interest in the cycle Meet at Glenafelly Forest Carpark at 13.00. From Kinnitty Village take the road for Roscrea, also signposted 'Glenafelly'. After 1 km turn left at a junction signposted 'Old Munster Road'. Drive about 1.5 km and the forest carpark will be on your left. Find out more here https://www.coillte.ie/site/glenafelly/ Wear runners / hiking boots and bring plenty of water Eating afterward in Kinnitty Castle is an option

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  • A get together: Chat over a drink

    BRIDGE HOUSE HOTEL

    A meet 'n' greet / get together and a good opportunity to come up with good ideas for Spring :) all welcome!! Also anyone interesting in co-managing this group please pm me :) 7pm

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  • Sunday Walk in Emo

    Emo Court Demesne

    Join us for a lovely springtime walk. The loop around Emo lake is wonderful at any time of year, and this will be a fresh, invigorating stroll to keep you energized. We'll have tea, coffee, cake and chat in the Emo Tea Rooms afterwards. Sunday 7 April 2019 Meet at 2pm in the upper car park close to the Big House. Directions: Map - https://goo.gl/maps/5bysvsC7Uu72 From Portlaoise, follow the Ballybrittas/Monasterevin Road (R445) in the Dublin direction. Drive straight for about 6km, through all junctions, until you come to a roundabout with signposts for Emo Court. Turn left here and follow signs for Emo. This road will bring you into the heart of Emo village where you will find the entrance to Emo Demesne on your right side. Drive through the gates and through the small lower car park. Stay to your left, follow the main drive through the forest and up the gentle hill, until you reach the entrance to Emo Court on your right. Drive through the gates and park here in the upper large car park.

  • Sunday Coffee in Emo

    Emo Court Demesne

    Join us for chat, tea, coffee, cake, and whatever-you're-having yourself at Emo Tea Rooms this Sunday afternoon. :-) Some of us will land here after our walk around the beautiful park earlier in the afternoon. See separate post for details. :-) Sunday 3 March 2019 from 3pm Emo Court Tea Rooms (CaToCa Fine Food) Emo Demesne, Emo, Portarlington, Co Laois

  • Sunday Walk in Emo

    Emo Court Demesne

    Join us for a lovely springtime walk around beautiful Emo park this Sunday afternoon (fingers crossed for the weather!). The loop around Emo lake is wonderful at any time of year, and this will be a fresh, invigorating stroll to keep you energized. We'll have tea, coffee, cake and chat in the Emo Tea Rooms afterwards. See separate post for details. :-) http://catocafinefood.com/emo-court-tea-rooms.php Sunday 3 March 2019 Meet at 1.30pm in the upper car park close to the Big House. Directions: Map - https://goo.gl/maps/5bysvsC7Uu72 From Portlaoise, follow the Ballybrittas/Monasterevin Road (R445) in the Dublin direction. Drive straight for about 6km, through all junctions, until you come to a roundabout with signposts for Emo Court. Turn left here and follow signs for Emo. This road will bring you into the heart of Emo village where you will find the entrance to Emo Demesne on your right side. Drive through the gates and through the small lower car park. Stay to your left, follow the main drive through the forest and up the gentle hill, until you reach the entrance to Emo Court on your right. Drive through the gates and park here in the upper large car park.

  • Lough Boora Discovery Park

    Lough Boora Discovery Park

    Come along for a walk, the shorter walks are 3km and 6km, we can decide when we get there :) Coffee afterwards in the cafe 1.30pm

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  • Kinnitty Castle Walk

    Needs a location

    Short notice I know but if you are free, join us on a walk on one of Kinnitty's trails behind the castle. Followed by a cuppa in the castle afterward if you wish! Meet in the carpark on the grounds at 1.00

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  • A get together: Chat over a drink

    BRIDGE HOUSE HOTEL

    A meet 'n' greet / get together and a good opportunity to come up with good ideas for Spring :) all welcome!! Also anyone interesting in co-managing this group please pm me :) 7pm

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  • Kinnitty Castle Walk

    Needs a location

    Short notice I know but if you are free, join us on a walk on one of Kinnitty's trails behind the castle. Followed by a cuppa in the castle afterward if you wish! Meet in the carpark on the grounds at 1.30

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  • A get together: Chat over a drink

    BRIDGE HOUSE HOTEL

    A meet 'n' greet / get together after a short hiatus, and a good opportunity to come up with good ideas for the next month or so :) all welcome!! Also anyone interesting in co-managing this group please pm me :)

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