Slieve Bloom Challenge

Slieve Bloom Challenge 2012

The Slieve Bloom Challenge is on the 9th June 2012. The walk is 29 km, between 7 to 10 hours depending on the walkers ability.

Walkers will be collected from Racket Hall Hotel just outside Roscrea Co Tipperary. Leaving at 7am. You will be taken the short 4km journey to Gorteen Wood where the walk will start on the south west side of the Slieve Blooms .

From there it is onto Hardyman, Arderin, Wolftrap, down to the Cut, onto Barna, Ridge of Capard down by the majestic Glenbarrow waterfall and finish up at Glenbarrow car park where a coach will take you back to the hotel for a well earned meal.


There are three escape routes.

Please register by 2nd June. the price is €20.00 inc bus and meal.

Any small profit will go to Pieta House for suicide awareness.

Email Cathal at
contact no Cathal 086 3399193

contact no JJ 087 7916918


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