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Kilanerin - Kilanerin/Curragh Woods Trail

Trail Overview Details

Grade: Moderate
Format: Circular
Trail Quality: ***
County: Wexford
Category: Walking/Hiking Trails
Type: Other
Length (Kms): 6.50
Climb (m): 14
Estimated time: 35min
Start point: Kilaneran Entrance to Woods
Start point grid ref: T 166 654
End point: Kilaneran Entrance to Woods
End point grid ref: T 166 654
Nearest town to start: Kilanerin Village
Ordnance survey map: OSI Discovery Series Sheet 62
Dogs Allowed: Yes
Facilities: Parking, Shop with Petrol Pumps and Pub. Lavender Farm and Café/Gift Shop, B&B
Public transport: None
Map guide available: N/A


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Description of Trail

On the edge of the beautiful village of Kilanerin this walk on forest road, forest track, roadside footpath and a short section fn public road takes the walker through woods, bursting with native trees (like ash, birch, alder, hawthorn, holly), plenty of birds, butterflies and wild life with sections beside a fast flowing meandering stream. Some fine scenery in particular on the upper sections.

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There is a busy road dividing the two loops of about 100 yard crossing.
From April to September the Wexford Lavender Farm can be accessed from the Curragh side.
The Curragh side of the trail has been resurfaced and can now be walked all year round.
The Kilanerin side is now buggy and all terrain wheelchair accessible with pre booking from Kilanerin Sports Centre.

Trail management organisation contact details

Kilanerin Ballyfad Community Development Group Office 089 445 6184

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