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Portlaoise Slí

Trail Overview Details

Grade: Easy
Format: Circular
Trail Quality: N/A
County: Laois
Category: Sli Na Slainte Walking Routes
Type: Sli Route
Length (Kms): 5.00
Climb (m): 10
Estimated time: 1hr 15min
Dogs Allowed: Yes

Description of Trail

This walk takes you on a circuit through the streets and roads of Portlaoise, passing the Prison, the Hospital, the 'Blue Bridge', County Council Offices and Garda Station. It is recommended as a daytime walk.

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The Portlaoise Slí na Sláinte is a 5km route and starts near the roundabout on Market Square. Follow the route down Main Street, turning left onto Railway Street and right onto Tower Hill before turning right again onto Mill View and onto the Dublin Road. Continue past Portlaoise Prison, following the route for just over 1km, before turning right at Portlaoise General Hospital. Turn right again at the next junction onto the Stradbally Road and continue back towards Portlaoise town centre. Turn left at the Church roundabout onto James Fintan Lalor Avenue, passing the 'Blue Bridge' and Laois County Council offices. Turn right at the Garda Station roundabout to follow the route back to the starting point at Market Square.

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