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19 trails found.

Gortarowey - Lovely Sligo walk

Gortarowey walk is a unknown as its new and somewhat hidden from public but well worth checking out. It seems like the council have done a lot of work on this path rec...

Looped walk | 3.41 km | Co. Sligo | Moderate walk


Knocknarea

Fantastic views. Ancient burial place of Queen Maeve. Knocknarea is an anglicization of an Irish name. The Placenames Database of Ireland gives the Irish name as Cnoc ...

Looped walk | 5.26 km | Co. Sligo | Moderate walk


Deer Park

Magheraghanrush townland is the location of Deer Park. Worth a visit because of a unique megalithic tomb at the summit. Many consider this one of the best examples of ...

Looped walk | 2.26 km | Co. Sligo | Moderate walk


Strandhill Beach, Sligo

Beautiful surfing beach with huge waves (although unsafe to swim). Views of Mullaghmore and Benbulben. Walk takes you around massive sand dunes.

Not looped | 5.09 km | Co. Sligo | Easy walk


Sligo Airport

This trail takes you around the runway of Sligo airport and finishes up at a secluded beach. Park near the entrance to Sligo Airport and take the lane down by the fenc...

Looped walk | 3.82 km | Co. Sligo | Easy walk


Dooney Rock

SEE SATELLITE VIEW: W.B Yeats refers to Dooney Rock in their work 'The fiddler of Dooney'. Excellent views across Lough Gill.

Looped walk | 1.30 km | Co. Sligo | Easy walk


Hazelwood - Lough Gill

Great forest walk with a lakeside view. The impressive Hazelwood house once owed by the Wynne family was designed by Richard Castle. This forest is small but dense wit...

Looped walk | 3.39 km | Co. Sligo | Easy walk


Slish Wood

Slish had a well-stocked oak wood up until the late 1930s but it was heavily exploited during World War 2 when there were fuel shortages. Some small amounts of oak rem...

Looped walk | 1.28 km | Co. Sligo | Easy walk


Castlegal Mountain

This is a ROUGH ROUTE MAP of Castlegal with its fortress-like cliffs near Glencar taken from maps and books. Stunning views but a fairly tough walk.

Not looped | 8.57 km | Co. Sligo | Hard walk


Benbulben Head & Kings Mountain

This famous landmark, immortalised in the poetry of W.B. Yeats appearing for miles to be regally isolated and making the most of its 526m summit.

Looped walk | 8.47 km | Co. Sligo | Hard walk



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