Autumn Gathering 2022

Date: 7th - 9th October 2022
Venue: Glenview Hotel, Glen of the Downs, Co. Wicklow
This year we have the pleasure of The Wayfarers Hiking Club, one of our larger long-established clubs hosting our 2022 Autumn Gathering.

This year’s long-awaited gathering will be based out of the beautiful Glenview Hotel which is ideally situated in the Glen of the Downs, Co. Wicklow close to the Wicklow Mountains. This weekend is a celebratory gathering to reconnect and reengage with members from all over the country.  

The Wicklow Mountains form the largest continuous upland area in the Republic of Ireland. They occupy the whole centre of County Wicklow and stretch outside its borders into the counties of Dublin, Wexford and Carlow providing wide ranging and challenging walking routes to suit all abilities.  

Registration for the weekend is €50 which is subsidised by Mountaineering Ireland and includes, talks, activities, workshops, 3 course dinner on Saturday evening, gifts and buses where needed.  You can book accommodation directly with the Glenview Hotel. Please let the hotel know you are with the Mountaineering Ireland Gathering at the time of booking accommodation to avail of a special rate. Rooms are booking out fast so be sure to book early.

The weekend will start with registration from 6.30pm on Friday 7th at the Glenview Hotel. The welcome talk will take place from 8.00pm followed by a talk on Irish Peaks. Saturday, sees a full programme of activities including walks, climbs and scrambling in and around the Wicklow Mountains. 
Sunday morning will have a variety of workshops commencing at 10:00. Please book your choice of activities and workshops online at time of booking as places are limited.

Please click here for our Information Pack

We look forward to seeing you there!

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