Join Out & About Hikers for a spring walk up Slieve Roosley

Walk details:

Walk location: Slieve Roosley
Meeting location: Exchange Street Car Park Belfast or Leitrim Lodge
This is a good introduction to the Mournes and includes forest trails, quiet country lanes and the rolling hills of Roosley and Wee Roosley. While the hike is suitable for those with average fitness, some without previous experience of mountain hiking may find it a little challenging. The pace of the walk will ensure that the group stays together and no one is left behind.
Directions: We will leave at 10:00 am sharp from Exchange Street Car Park, Belfast. exchange street car park belfast – Search ( We will begin our walk at 11.00am sharp at Leitrim Lodge Carpark (Sandbank Rd, Newry BT34 5XX). Link to Leitrim Lodge Carpark:

Date: 31st March 2024
Start time: 10:00
Finish time: 16:00 (approx)

Key things about Out & About Hiking Club:

  • We are an LGBT+ hiking group and welcome everyone to our hikes.
  • We walk all over Northern Ireland and beyond
  • We regularly arrange joint hikes and members’ trips away with our Dublin based sister club

What to bring:

  • Waterproof walking boots, jacket and over-trousers
  • Gaiters and hiking poles are recommended
  • Lunch, snacks, water and a hot drink

How to book:

Contact our club secretary, Liam, at