Munster League #1: Glengarra Wood SUNDAY 10th Feb Event Info

Post date: Feb 07, 2013 5:45:3 PM

The next event in the Munster League will take place this Sunday (10th February) in Glengarra Wood, near Cahir in Co. Tipperary. This a very scenic forest with 2 areas of Millenium Forest planting!Mixed forestry, good road/track network & open moorland for the longer courses. Six courses will be on offer: Yellow 2.2km 8c Orange 3.2km 11c Light Green 4.4km 14c Green 5.5km 15c Blue 7.2km 16c Brown 8.9km 22c Map scale 1:10000, contour interval 5m, SPORTIdent punching. Starts: 11am - 1pm. Courses close at 2.30pm. Please let us know if you're bringing a group. DIRECTIONS:


Glengarra is very accessible from Cork and Dublin via the M8 motorway. Parking is in the first car park on the right hand side, after you enter the woods.


* From Cork city, take the M8 northbound as far as Junction 12, signposted Mitchelstown/Kilbeheny. Take the R639 through the villages of Kilbeheny and Skeheenarinky. Glengarra Wood is on the left hand side of the road, approx. 3km from Skeheenarinky, and 500m after passing under a wide bridge.


* From Dublin/Waterford, take the M8 southbound and exit at Junction 11, signposted Kilbeheny/Skeheenarinky.

Follow the R639 south, passing Kilcoran Lodge on your right. Once you pass a turn for Burncourt and the Mitchelstown Caves on your left, the entrance to the woods is 500m on the right hand side of the road.

Entry Fees:


Prices: Senior €7; Student, over-65 €5; Junior €4; Family €16; Groups by request.

Hope to see you there,

John Scannell