Last Update - 19/09/16 Wlaks program update and Club Library List update, Photos from Dolomite Trip Sept 16.

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Vehicle Security after break-ins to vehicles parked in the Comeragh Mountains - Click for advice from the Gardaí.

Car crime in the uplands is typically opportunistic and fast, with most incidents taking place in the afternoons,
between Thursday and Sunday.
The Gardaí have appealed to people parking in the uplands to take the following measures to protect their vehicles:

  1. Avoid leaving bags, clothing etc on view within the vehicle;
  2. Open the glove box, and where possible, the lid on the boot, to show there is nothing in the vehicle;
  3. Remove portable sat navs including cradle and suction pads; also wipe any suction marks off the windscreen;
  4. If you must leave valuables in the boot, put them in before you arrive at the parking location;
  5. Secure the vehicle (23% of these thefts last year were from unlocked vehicles);
  6. Report all break-ins or damage to vehicles;
  7. Watch for, and report, suspicious any activity by dialing 999 / 112.

AGM

The club AGM will be held this Thursday Evening, 22nd September at 8:30 pm in the upstairs room in the Munster Bar , The Mall, Waterford City.

This forum allows Club members to have their say and share ideas and suggestions in relation to Club activities, it also shows support for those members who volunteer as committee members without whom the Club would cease to exist.

Your attendance is much appreciated by the current committee.


New Walks

As autumn arrives check out the Walks page for updates on upcomming walks and trips.


News.

The 11 members who travelled to the Dolomite Mountains in Italy 2 weeks ago had a wonderful time with great activity on Via Ferratta routes and even some mountain biking. All back safe and sound and looking forward to more trips in 2017 - click photo for more.


Weather

 

 

A Walk In the Comeraghs

Watch the following video to see a recent club open day walk in the Comeraghs.

Join the Comeragh Club

Further information can be had by e-mailing us at info@comeraghclub.ie .

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Membership Renewal Reminder

Its time to renew your membership. Current members should have received an emial, if not please download and fill in the form here. New Members can use the same form.

 


Gary Farrell Library

The Club has a small library of mountaineering and mountain guide books for use by club members.

Recently Gary Farrell’s widow Aine kindly donated additional mountaineering and mountain guide books to the library.

These additional books plus some other books that the club has recently purchased have now been added to the list on the club website.

In recognition of Gary’s work as one of the founding members of the Comeragh Mountaineering Club and his lifelong commitment to mountaineering the committee has decided to name the library the “ Gary Farrell Library“

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