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Mealagh Woods Loop

Trail Overview Details

Grade: Easy
Format: Circular
Trail Quality: ***
County: Cork
Category: Walking/Hiking Trails
Type: Link to NWMW
Length (Kms): 3
Climb (m): 60
Estimated time: 1hr 15min
Start point: Car Park at Barnagowlanes
Start point grid ref: W 099 532
End point: Car Park at Barnagowlanes
End point grid ref: W 099 532
Nearest town to start: Bantry
Ordnance survey map: OSi Discovery Series Sheet 85
Dogs Allowed: Yes
Facilities: Car parking, shops, public houses, accommodation, cafes/restaurants, etc. in Bantry
Public transport: N/A
Map guide available: N/A


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Description of Trail

The Mealagh Woods Loop is a pleasant woodland walk which follows the bank of the Mealagh River and woodland paths, taking in an ancient wedge tomb.

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Well behaved dogs are welcome, but please keep them on a lead near the river so as not to disturb otters. If they soil the path, please kick their droppings to one side.

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