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Charity Hill Walk & Ramble on Arroo Glenade Leitrim
November 4, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
The Holey Soles Hill Walking Club & Leitrim Landscapes Guided Walks Invite you to join us for our annual walk in aid of Warmi Huasi women and children’s project in Peru managed by Fr. Ed O’Connell
Sunday, November 4th at Arroo, Glenade Leitrim 11 am 2018 registration from 10.30am
This is the 10th year of this fundraising walk for the Warmi Huasi project in Lima, Peru and the majestic Glenade Valley is the location
There will be a ramble and a medium hill walk with guides for both followed by complimentary refreshments at Aghanlish Community Centre
Join us on the newly completed Arroo Trailhead. Register at Aghanlish Community Centre in the beautiful Glenade Valley (meaning Glen of Jealousy) This moderate, linear walk follows an existing bog road before continuing onto the open hillside. The trail offers stunning views of Arroo Mountain, Keelogeyboy, Truskmore and out to Mullaghmore.
The trail is located in an area of stunning natural beauty and is a special area of conservation with 360 panoramic views over the landscape.
Part of the walk is on paved paths and part on green roads surrounded by heather & hills
Distance 8Km, Height 244M. Duration 2.5 hours approx
Arroo Trail and the Cliffs.
The walk will start out from Aghanlish Community Centre and follow the bog road making a gentle climb to Iascin Lake from the northern side. It will take in this small mountain lake and its environs, visit the magnificent cliffs overlooking Glenade valley before descending by the zig-zag path back to Aghanlish Community Centre. Distance 10Km. Height 440m, Duration 4-5 hours.
Click here for directions and registration; Aghanlish Community Centre There will be directional signs in place on the day