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CBHC Club Update No. 2 | 2018

CBHC Club Update No. 2 | 2018 | Hi Backpackers, Can’t believe that it’s still January but here we are and a few more items to get from my inbox to yours Christmas Charity Events Update Evening Echo Article Croagh Patrick Heritage Trail Africa Direct Kilimanjaro Trek Christmas Charity Events Updates Last year with your help […]

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Christmas Party

Christmas Party

Hi all 🎈🎈🎈 Christmas Party: Well tis not quite HO HO HO time just yet, but as usual us Backpackers like to plan ahead and keep on top of things so here is a date for your diary. This year we are heading to the LEE VALLEY GOLF CLUB for a Christmas Party night, which will be held on SATURDAY 9TH DECEMBER. […]

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BANFF Mountain Film Festival 2017

BANFF Mountain Film Festival

Sunday May 14th at 7.30pm – Everyman Palace Theatre The film programme for the UK and Ireland Banff 2017 Mountain Film Festival World Tour is released! We’re excited to announce that this year’s collection of films will feature breathtaking expeditions through remote environments, real-life struggles against rock and snow, a host of inspiring adventurers – and […]

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Pat Falvey Adventurer

Pat Falvey – Everest, Antarctic and Beyond Endurance

Pat Falvey – Thursday 30th March in Cork Opera House @ 8.00pm The Show Pat Falvey’s new adventure / inspirational show premieres at the Cork Opera House on the 30th of March. Hear Pat’s riveting stories, accompanied by spectacular slides and video, of what it is like to reach the summit of Everest, the world’s highest mountain. […]

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Leisureplex at the Colliseum

Ten Pin Bowling – Saturday 18th February

Greetings one and all, I hope that those of you that joined us for last Sunday’s walk, have recovered from the lovely walks up the snowy mountains. I hope too that you are having a lovely Valentine’s Day. A night of ten pin bowling awaits you This SATURDAY we are hitting the town with a […]

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La La Land

Review – Movie & Drinks Night

Sat January 21st – Movie Night On Saturday night 21st January  we had a great movie night. A  group of us met up at the Gate cinema where some of us went to see La La Land & others decided to go to see the film, Jackie. Afterwards, we met up in the Oliver Plunkett Bar for drinks, including […]

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BANFF 2016 Mountain Film Festival

2016 BANFF Mountain Film Festival The Banff 2016 Mountain Film Festival World Tour has been touring to rave reviews and sold out audiences. The Cork screening is almost here so grab your tickets now!  The world’s most prestigious mountain film festival features a brand new selection of extraordinary short films from the world’s leading adventure […]

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Four Peaks Challenge 2015 Awards Ceremony

Four Peaks Challenge 2015 Awards Ceremony Fourteen members of the Cork Backpackers Hillwalking Club were honoured at the Backpackers’ Christmas Party on December 19th. All fourteen successfully completed the Club’s Four Peaks Challenge 2015. The Backpackers’ Fab Fourteen climbed the highest mountains in Connacht (Mweelrea 814 mertes), the highest mountain in Leinster (Lugnaquilla 925 metres), […]

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Christmas Party 2015

Christmas Party 2015 Christmas 2015 at the superb 4 star Rochestown Park Hotel was the hiking clubs festive event held on 19th December attended by 55 members. The night kicked off with a mulled wine drinks reception upon arrival. The “Four Peaks Challenge Awards were presented by the chairperson of the club in the Birch […]

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Christmas Party Sat Dec. 19th

Tickets are selling fast for the Christmas Party on Saturday December 19th at Rochestown Park Hotel, Cork. Tickets €55 The Party Night includes: • Mulled Wine Reception on Arrival • Four Course Dinner • Spot Prizes/Giveaways • Master of Ceremonies all night • Special visit from Santa Claus • “Riverdance” Spectacular performed by the “Cork […]

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