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HUGE TURN OUT FOR FESTIVAL WALK AT SLIABH BEAGH

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19 Oct 2012 Comments Off on HUGE TURN OUT FOR FESTIVAL WALK AT SLIABH BEAGH
HUGE TURN OUT FOR FESTIVAL WALK AT SLIABH BEAGH

A record number of walkers turned out for the Fermanagh Walking Festival last weekend. On Sunday, the Coonian Ramblers welcomed walkers on two marvellous walks in the Scenic Sliabh Beagh area. The Knockatallon Ramblers were very much involved and used their local knowledge to lead and assist the lead guides who did a marvellous job on the day. The advanced walking group headed out towards the Three County Hollow navigating the unspolit bog and passing the many lakes which feature on the landscape. The focal point was the three counties hollow, ...

400 WALKERS TURN OUT FOR RTE WALKING SHOW AT SLIABH BEAGH

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20 May 2011 Comments Off on 400 WALKERS TURN OUT FOR RTE WALKING SHOW AT SLIABH BEAGH
400 WALKERS TURN OUT FOR RTE WALKING SHOW AT SLIABH BEAGH

More than 400 walkers converged on Sliabh Beagh for the RTE Walk Show hosted by John Murray on Saturday, May 7th. Local personalities including Jack and Sammy Leslie and Knockatallon Ramblers’ walk leader, Paddy Sherry were interviewed along the walk for the radio show which was broadcast last week. A party atmosphere ensued at Knockatallon with local musicians entertaining the masses before the start. Pipers, Conor Curren and Ted Brennan led the walkers out towards the bog. Horslips legend, Barry Devlin was handed a guitar in the bog and played ...

RTE’S WALKING SHOW HEADING TO SLIABH BEAGH

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21 Apr 2011 Comments Off on RTE’S WALKING SHOW HEADING TO SLIABH BEAGH
RTE’S WALKING SHOW HEADING TO SLIABH BEAGH

Get your hair done for the radio! The Knockatallon Ramblers along with the support of other network groups will welcome RTE for a walking extravaganza at Sliabh Beagh on May 7th. The event will be broadcast on RTE’s ‘The John Murray Show’. Walkers from clubs north of the border will meet up in the bog at the Three County Hollow where the counties of Tyrone, Monaghan and Fermanagh converge. Musicians will play as the walkers set off from Sliabh Beagh at 12 noon. There will be further entertainment with local celebrities taking ...

Knockatallon gets set for the Boots n Bogs festival

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30 Mar 2011 Comments Off on Knockatallon gets set for the Boots n Bogs festival
Knockatallon gets set for the Boots n Bogs festival

The Knockatallon Ramblers will host its annual Boots n Bogs walking festival next week. Based in the scenic Sliabh Beagh area, the club invites walkers from neighbouring clubs and anyone who enjoys walking in the countryside to come along on Sat 9th and Sun 10th April at 11.30am. The walks are easy/medium. Light refreshments will be available on return to Sliebh Beagh. Further details in next week’s Northern Standard. Next walks: Sunday 3 April, Slieve Guillion, meet Sams Diner, 10am. Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th April, Boots n Bogs walking festival, Sliabh ...

Join your local walking club and get fit in 2011!

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7 Jan 2011 Comments Off on Join your local walking club and get fit in 2011!
Join your local walking club and get fit in 2011!

If you are thinking of getting fit in 2011 why not join the Knockatallon Ramblers? The popularity of walking as a fitness activity is growing by leaps and bounds. Walking is fun, sociable, healthy and anyone can do it. Walking regularly can help you keep fit, reduce stress and control your weight. And it’s the best way of exploring your local area. Walking is probably the cheapest exercise around! Whether you’re an old hand or a complete beginner, walking with a local club has many benefits. The Knockatallon Ramblers organise an extensive ...