Newcomers Information

The Hillwalkers Club is an active, sociable group with a diverse range of members. Known as one of the friendliest groups on the hills, the Club welcomes new members over the age of 18.

Membership costs just €50 for the year, and can be signed up to using the online form, or by emailing membership@hillwalkersclub.com

Hiking is a fun, healthy and sociable activity. To find out more about joining our hikes, take a look at the FAQs.

Membership Benefits

  • A guided hike on almost every Sunday of the year, with experienced hike leaders.
  • Transport to and from the hike (bus fare applies)
  • Weekend trips throughout the year to hike mountain ranges around the country and overseas.
  • Social events throughout the year, eg. summer barbecue, Christmas party, meals out, kayaking, rock climbing etc.
  • Membership of Mountaineering Ireland.
  • Opportunities for support and subsidised training in Mountain Skills.
  • Civil Liability and Limited Personal Accident cover insurance policy via Mountaineering Ireland.
  • Mountaineering Ireland’s quarterly magazine, the Irish Mountain Log, delivered to your home address.
  • Discounts in outdoor retailers with Mountaineering Ireland membership.