Countrywide Hillwalkers Association

Enjoying healthy exercise in beautiful countryside.

Club Membership


There are currently limitations on the number of new members we can accept but enquiries are always welcome.

The CHA has over 200 members.

Our members come from all walks of life.

The Countrywide Hillwalkers Association is a properly constituted club with a committee and officers elected by members at our AGM.

CHA contribute to Mountain Rescue and Keep Ireland Open (KIO) and Mountain Meitheal.

Membership Fees

Our current fees are €20.00 as a entrance fee for new members, and the annual subscription is €25.00. Prospective members are required to complete two club walks before they can apply for membership.

Rules and Regulations.

We issue all members with a booklet of our rules and regulations and these web pages also contain a few essential pointers.

Email us

Email the club at : infonull@cha.ie

Many of the questions you might have will be answered in the Walks and Equipment pages of this site.

After you have completed 2 walks with the club you may submit a membership application form which you can download and print. Download Form as PDF (600KB).