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Burtonport Loops - Lúb Cheann Bhaile Cruaiche

Trail Overview Details

Grade: Easy
Format: Circular
Trail Quality: ***
County: Donegal
Category: Walking/Hiking Trails
Type: Other
Length (Kms): 7.00
Climb (m): 2
Estimated time: 1hr 30min
Start point: At pier in Burtonport
Start point grid ref: B 717 151
End point: At pier in Burtonport
End point grid ref: B 717 151
Nearest town to start: Burtonport
Ordnance survey map: OSI Discovery Series Sheet 1
Dogs Allowed: Yes
Facilities: N/A
Public transport: SITT Rural Transport 074 97416949
Map guide available: Lúb Cheann Bhaile Cruaiche map card available locally


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Description of Trail

This walk takes you on minor roads and surfaced track along the old railway corridor returning on quiet country lanes and road, passing the wind turbine, Alcorn’s Gatehouse, Sweeney’s Gatehouse, Dungloe Road Station and Marjorie’s Gatehouse. Including a fabulous woodland of beautiful ash trees, the walk is filled with spectacular views and a vast array of flora and fauna.

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Please keep dogs under close control

Trail management organisation contact details

St Columbas Community Centre 074 95 42774

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