Mountaineering Ireland Autumn Gathering 2017
13th – 15th October 2017, Clanree Hotel, Letterkenny
The Crannagh Ramblers, Donegal Co Co Hills and Trails, North West Mountaineering Club and a number of individual members have come together to host this year’s Autumn Gathering creating a jam-packed weekend that showcases all Donegal has to offer from a walking and climbing perspective. Letterkenny, is ideally situated close to the Glenveagh National Park as well as other beautiful mountains and crags which provides wide ranging and challenging walking and climbing routes to suit all abilities.
We will be based out of the Clanree Hotel in Letterkenny for the weekend. The Hotel provides meeting room space as well as a large dining area for the Saturday night dinner and entertainment. The hotel has full leisure facilities and a separate bar and restaurant area. There is also a car park at the Hotel which will act as a pick up and drop off point before and after walks on Saturday. We have booked a number of rooms for the Gathering. Please let the hotel know you are with the Mountaineering Ireland Autumn Gathering at the time of booking to avail of a special rate. Any unallocated rooms will be release back to the hotel so be sure to book early.
As always, Saturday is the main day of activities during the weekend with walking, climbing and various workshops available to choose from. We limit numbers on most of our activities so please make your selection at the time of booking online. The member’s forum will take place in the MacGrainna Suite at 18.30 on Saturday evening. We will go straight into dinner and entertainment at 20.00.
Sunday morning will again see a range of 3 hour workshops. Again, please book your choice of workshop online as places are limited.
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