Jan
26
Mon
Monday Movie Night @ Clifden Boat Club
Jan 26 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Monday Movie Night with Dinner, Starts 7pm for dinner and movie at 8pm. Tonights Movie is a million ways to die in the west, and the dinner is baked chicken on lemon fried cabbage with walnut stuffing folowed by apple and kiwi pie with ice cream. All for just €7.50..

May
16
Sat
Inishbofin Half Marathon & 10K @ Inishbofin Community Centre
May 16 @ 10:00 am

Inishbofin Half Marathon and 10K takes place on May 16th 2015 on the beautiful island of Inishbofin, on Connemara’s stunning Wild Atlantic Way.

Whether you’re a serious runner looking for a new challenge, or a rookie looking to run, jog or walk on quiet roads, the route offers a mix of flat and inclined terrain, meandering through fine scenery, with spectacular views of the beautiful Connemara mountains.

Walk, jog or run past pristine beaches, bogs and mountains, while raising vital funds for Down Syndrome Galway’s speech and language therapy project.

Race fee €55 includes race entry, boat ticket, T-shirt, post race refreshments and evening BBQ and music

Sep
27
Sun
National Park Hike @ Connemara National Park
Sep 27 @ 11:15 am

A moderate four-five hour hike in the Connemara National Park from the village of Letterfrack. Going beyond the Diamond Trail into the Glanmore valley, towards the isolated Pooladirk river and the remains of a beautiful settlement below Bulog. Passing ancient pre-bog Scots Pine tree stumps, before visiting a megalithic (court) tomb and a spectacular wood. Distance is about 10km with about 400m of ascent, including some steep climbing and descents. Terrain includes rough/uneven open hillside (long grass, bog, rock), stone steps, trail, and surfaced minor road. Requires strong boots with good ankle support and outdoor layers (preferably waterproof jacket/trousers, fleece, hat gloves) along with a good level of fitness. Costs €50/person with places currently available. The weather is generally showery with moderate-fresh wind.