Lough Bray Loop Nov 20th

Uncategorised 22nd November 2016


We had a fun day out with some new members taking to the hills for the very first time.

Lough Bray is an easy grade hike for all levels of fitness, with that awe inspiring experience that ticks all of the boxes.

Snow powder covered the ridge giving that cold but christmas feel, to one of our favourite home walks.

Welcome to the Ramblers.


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Simon wins Tallaght Person of the year 2016

Tallaght 17th November 2016


Congratulations to Kiltipper Ramblers founder Simon Sweeney  awarded Tallaght Person Of The Year 2016.

A fantastic achievement, honour and recognition for all the hard work promoting Tallaght as The Gateway to Dublin Mountains.

Simon has worked tirelessly on many issues regarding our environment and will be a great ambassador to Tallaght.





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Pure Mile Winners 2016

Uncategorised 18th October 2016





Kiltipper Ramblers have become Environment champions and are paving the way for future generations in Tallaght

Best Adopted upland Pure Mile winners kiltipper Ramblers 2016

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Kiltipper Ramblers Launch Ramble Aid 2016

Uncategorised 28th June 2016


Kiltipper Ramblers had a fun event launching Ramble Aid 2016 in aid of H.O.P.E Suicide prevention.

Our scheduled date September 24th will be full of festival fun and adventure.

Please go to www.rambled.ie for more information on walking routes

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Mourne Mountains June 5th 2016

Uncategorised 7th June 2016



We had a fantastic day on the Mournes, weather was perfect which always makes a days hiking more memorable. We took our hike to Slieve Bearnagh after a plan to tackle Slieve Donard changed due to a cycling event in the area which caused road closures. We had great fun and the food at Meelmore Lodge was superb all home cooked, yum.

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Kiltipper Ramblers Win Community Environment award 2015/2016

Kiltipper Ramblers News 27th November 2015



The Kiltipper Ramblers reached another milestone recently winning the Tallaght person of the year award in the Environment category 2015/2016.

What a fantastic night it was, with the Red Cow bursting at its seams with over 400 community volunteers, clubs and business’s.

All working together with one thing in mind, creating a vibrant and energetic community to live work and play in.

What a fantastic start to season 2015/2016 for the Kiltipper Ramblers Walking Club.

A huge thank you to all of our sponsors that helped make last season so special.

Christopher Kiernann, Sandra Creagh and Tommy Carter celebrating after winning.

Well done all

“Dont stop Rambling”

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Kiltipper Ramblers Awarded Ramble Aid by South Dublin County Sports Partnership

Kiltipper Ramblers News 3rd July 2015


The Kiltipper Ramblers were Presented with Ramble Aid on june 12th 2015 by Thomas mc Dermot from the South Dublin County Sports partnership.
Now in the planning stages we are going to turn Ramble Aid into a must do event every year, so stay tuned.

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Kiltipper Ramblers New Flag

Kiltipper Ramblers News 15th June 2015

The presentation of the Kiltipper Ramblers ecpedition flag kindly sponsored by Carmel Rose of Food for Life health store in Callan Co Killkenny and made by Alison Baxter and Bernie Sweeney.

The presentation took place in Killkenny Castle and a great day was had by all that took the road trip.

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Simon Sweeney Tallaght Person of the Year

Tallaght 15th June 2015

If you have not heard, Tallaght Community Counsel have rightly announced our founder Simon Sweeney as the Tallaght Person of the Year for the environment.

For a start-up club this is unheard of but speaks volumes of the work the Simon and the team at Kiltipper Ramblers have put in but also it speaks of the potential Tallaght offers as a destination for walkers and as a gateway to the Dublin way.

Well done Simon on behalf of all at Kiltipper Rambler

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