Affiliated to Ulster Federation of Rambling Clubs.
•Sunday Walks are held every three weeks throughout the year. ‘A’ walks are longer and harder. ’B’ walks are somewhat easier and more relaxed.•Mid-Ulster Walking Club and Cookstown Council together organise Sperrintrek walks during the year. •We have a long walking weekend in spring (early May). Previous sorties have been to Scotland, Wales, The Lake District, Co. Kerry and the Isle of Arran. •In autumn (October) ,we have another walking weekend. In the past we have been to Achill, Westport, Donegal ,Wicklow and Galloway. •Shorter mid-week (Thursday) walks are held every two weeks. These are usually easier, with an emphasis on enjoying the landscape.•Occasional trips abroad are organised from within the Club. •We organise our own training sessions.2015
All new club members and visitors will be expected to do at least one ‘B’ walk to allow their walking abilities to be assessed OR to provide evidence of having recent ‘A’ walk experience before they will be permitted to join a club ‘A’ walk.
Full members £ 20,Thursday walkers £10.Prospective new members £2 for Thursdays and £4 for Sundays-taken off subscription on subsequent joining.
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Date. Thurs 26th Feb.Venue. Dundrum coastal, Grade CTravel. ASDA C.P. 9.30amWalk leader(s)RonnieMeet: Station Car Park,Newcastle 11.00am
DateSunday 8th March.Venue North CoastLeader(s) Paul and ValerieStart. To be confirmed. 10.00am
Latest Club News from Secretary Ken Armstrong.Secretary Ken:If you have any queries or wish to draw my attention to any matter requiring attention, please feel free to get in touch bye-mail: or byphone 07810527253.
Éamonn Flanagan has agreed to do further map reading and compass training this monthon a Tuesday night starting Tuesday 10th February at 7.30pm in Loughry College, Cookstown. Training may last between 3-5 nights, depending on agreement by those attending.If interested please let me know name and contact number by this Sunday 8th February 2015.For those seeking to renew club membership and/or those wishing to join, please forward a cheque by post to the Club Treasurer Carmel McGuigan, 9 Hazeldene Park, Magherafelt BT55 5EZ.All cheques to be addressed to 'MUWC' .For queries please contact Carmel on mobile 07801525650 or by email Membership form available on web-site Please assist anyone you know who may be interested in joining the club and endeavour to have renewal payments made within the coming weeks. Latest Club News from Chairman George Hamill Tel:028 8778 4081/07708 600125Travel Arrangements from David Mullin (Asst.Sec & Transport Manager) Tel:07710006023As usual there will be three sections 1. Humour 2.Scenery 3.People. and a special prize for best overall photo-judging will be by members at A.G.M.Two have already been received,and are on display.-please send your competition photos to me at Web address opposite.Two already in.
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Good shot from Noel,it really capturesenjoyment of the day. Didn’t the girl with gym-shoes do well.
See excellent programme on where we walked last Spring
See information from Ken regarding map training course below.
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