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Kilronan Castle - Woodland walk

Trail Overview Details

Grade: Easy
Format: Circular
Trail Quality: ***
County: Roscommon
Category: Walking/Hiking Trails
Type: Link to NWMW
Length (Kms): 4.6
Climb (m): 0
Estimated time: 1hr 10min
Start point: Kilronan Castle car park
Start point grid ref: G 882 126
End point: Kilronan Castle car park
End point grid ref: G 882 126
Nearest town to start: Ballyfarnon
Ordnance survey map: OSI Discovery Series Sheet 26
Dogs Allowed: Yes
Facilities: Shops, pubs,
Public transport: N/A
Map guide available: N/A


Red arrow on white background

Description of Trail

This walk takes you through Kilronan Forest from the Castle along an avenue and on path along the shore of Lough Meelagh as far as Doon Point returning along woodland tracks and the entrance avenue offering much fine woodland and lake scenery.

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Starts in Kilronan Castle Car Park and goes through forest along the northern shore of Lough Meelagh

Waymarked with standard markers carrying discs with red arrow on white background

dogs under effective control allowed on this trail

Trail management organisation contact details

Joe O'Beirne
Roscommon Leader Partnership
Co Roscommon
Landline 090 6630252
E-mail josephob@ridc.ie

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