Irish Red Cross Sunrise Summit Challenge

Are you looking for adventure? Would you like to do a hike with a difference? Then look no further than the Irish Red Cross Sunrise Summit Challenge which is a night-time hike where participants ascend one of Ireland’s six most challenging peaks. Now in its fourth year, this charity challenge sees participants hike through the […]

Mid Tipp Hillwalkers Tough Climbing in Scotland

Reports from  Mid-Tipp Hillwalkers winter climbing expedition to Scotland suggest the event was another  great success. On day one  Ray Creaney  and  Mary Power ploughed upwards  through deep snow, sub-zero temperatures, gale force winds and white-out conditions to lead 10 first time climbers to Ben Nevis summit – the highest point on these islands with the photograph above showing  the Ben Nevis climbers enjoying […]

Denise Ryan from ‘Operation Transformation’ Conquers Carrauntoohil

Following her very popular appearance on the RTE ‘Operation Transformation’ programme last year Denise Ryan, Borrisoleigh is still on her journey to good health and regular exercise. Recently she completed ‘The 14th Annual Kerry Charity Challenge’ (in association with Mid Tipp Hillwalkers). This involved ‘The Carrauntoohill Challenge’ by climbing to the top of Ireland’s highest mountain […]