Tipp Top Challenge 2018

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Tipp Top Challenge is back!

Join us for a Tipp Top 2018 challenge – this time with 5 mountain tops to reach!
Bring a friend, meet your neighbours and see beautiful trails at your doorstep.

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The Devil’s Bit is 478m above sea level. The mountain is full of history and legend. According to local legend the mountain got its name when the devil took a bite out of it and spat the Rock of Cashel from his mouth to where it now stands.

We will start our walk at Barnane car park after registration/sign in at Inch Community Hall between 9.30am-10am.

Refreshments will be provided in hall after walk.


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Keeper Hill stands at 694m in the Silvermine Mountains. It is the highest mountain in the wider Shannon area.

We will start our walk at Doonane car park after registration/sign in at Rearcross Community Hall between 9.30am-10am.

Refreshments will be provided in hall after walk.

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Slievenamon stands at 721m (2,365ft). At the top are dramatic views of Tipperary, Kilkenny and Waterford.

We will be starting our walk from the village of Kilcash after registration/sign in Kilcash Hall between 9.30am -10am.

Refreshments will be provided in hall after walk.

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Knockmealdown 794m (2,605ft) is the highest peak of the Knockmealdown Range of mountains, located on the border of Tipperary and Waterford. The peak itself is in Co.Waterford and is the highest point in that county.

We will start our walk at the car park overlooking Bay Lough on the Vee Gap after registration/sign in from Clogheen Community Hall between 9.30am -10am.

Refreshments will be provided in hall after walk.

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Galtymore 919m (3,015ft) is on the border between Tipperary and Limerick. It is the highest point in both counties. It is the tallest inland mountain in Ireland.

We will start our walk from the “Black Road” after registration/sign in from Burncourt Community Hall between 9.30am -10am.

Refreshments will be provided in hall after walk.

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T-shirt for those completing all 5 walks!

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Please Note

  • Registration/Sign in required by all participants prior to commences walks.
  • Venues for registration/sign in:

Devil’s Bit
Saturday, July 14th
Inch Community Hall
9.30am -10am

Keeper Hil
Saturday, July 21st
Rearcross Community Hall
9.30am -10am

Sunday, July 29th,
Kilcash Hall
9.30am -10am

Saturday, August 4th
Clogheen Hall
9.30am – 10am

Saturday, August 11th
Burncourt Hall
9.30am – 10am

  • Sign Out required by all participants on return.
  • Refreshments in each hall after walk.
  • By registering for this event you are accepting the following terms:

Fitness: You need to be at least of moderate fitness and not know of any reason why you should not participate in this physical activity.

Weather conditions: In the event of adverse weather conditions a decision on safety grounds may be made by the Walk Director to curtail the walk or use an alternative route.



Can I register on the day?

Limited no. of places will be available on the day. Registration on the day is €30 per walk

Will the walks be guided?

Yes, all walks will be guided with little breaks along the way to keep everyone together.

What should I bring?

You should bring appropiate clothing and footwear. The weather can change quickly. Hiking boots essential. Hiking sticks can be a good aid going up and down. Fully charged mobile phone essential. Water is also advisable.

Is there a lower age limit?

Every U16 must be accompanied by one adult.



Liam 087 226 8651



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