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Oak Park loop

Trail Overview Details

Grade: Easy
Format: Circular
Trail Quality: ***
County: Carlow
Category: Walking/Hiking Trails
Type: National Loop Walk
Length (Kms): 4.00
Climb (m): 120
Estimated time: 1hr 30min
Start point: Oak Park Forest Park car park
Start point grid ref: S743 798
End point: Oak Park Forest Park car park
End point grid ref: S743 798
Nearest town to start: Carlow Town
Ordnance survey map: OSI Discovery Series Sheet 61
Dogs Allowed: Yes
Facilities: car park
Public transport: N/A
Map guide available: N/A


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Description of Trail

This loop on boardwalk and woodland trails, centres on a shallow man-made lake with islands, located in a mature mixed species woodland on the grounds of an old estate. This habitat shelters many wild and game birds, swans and ducks. The wooden boardwalks allow access for wheelchairs and buggies.

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