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NYC Walking Group – Details of the April Walk

Sunday, 3rd April 2011 – 2pm.

Rathmichael to Carrickgollogan and back via Lead Mines Chimney.

Meet at Rathmichael (C of Ire.) Church Carpark @ 2.00pm. Please arrive early as we leave promptly at 2.00pm.

Directions – On the N11 South, take the Shankill exit on the Loughlinstown roundabout. After .2 miles, turn first right at the traffic lights […]

NYC Walking Group – Next Outing April 3rd

The next walk will be on Sunday April 3rd.

Meet at Rathmichael (Shankill) Church of Ireland Church at 2pm (yes 2 o’clock!) for a walk up Carrickgolligan and the Lead Mines chimney.

There will be the usual circular towards the end of the month.

Brilliant Day for Golf in Blainroe

A Perfect Day……………….
On Friday 18th March, 30 of the golfers from the National set out to Blainroe Golf Club, with a mixed weather forecast in the back of our minds, and high hopes that the ‘scattered occasional showers spreading from the south’ would not materialise.  On reaching Blainroe, the bright sunshine made the Club look more […]

NYC Golfers head for Blainroe on Fri 18th March

Blainroe is in superb condition

It is many years since I last played this beautiful course, but driving by last year, I was taken with the way the course has developed. The trees have grown wonderfully well, and the greens have apparently been re-architected.

It is in a spectacular location, right on the sea, just a […]

NYC Walking Group Report

We had a great walk last Sunday (6th March) as evidenced by the photo (courtesy of Barry MacNeaney)

To those of you who came, thank you for making it a success and to those who didn’t, maybe you will come on the next walk on April 3rd

Details:  We will be meeting at 2pm (yes 2pm) at […]

NYC Walk 6th February – UPDATED

The February walk will take place next Sunday 6th February, meeting at Luggala car park on the R759 overlooking Lough Tay (map reference 169/075 sheet 56).  This car park is about 3/4 mile past the Pier Gates on the right and is signposted Wicklow Way

Directions:  Turn right off the N11 in Kilmacanogue travelling up through Rocky […]