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Sheeps Head - Caher loop

Trail Overview Details

Grade: Moderate
Format: Circular
Trail Quality: ***
County: Cork
Category: Walking/Hiking Trails
Type: National Loop Walk
Length (Kms): 5.40
Climb (m): 220
Estimated time: 3hr 40min
Start point: Old Butter House, Caher
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End point: Old Butter House, Caher
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Nearest town to start: Kilcrohane
Ordnance survey map: OSI Discovery Map Series No. 88
Dogs Allowed: No
Facilities: N/A
Public transport: N/A
Map guide available: N/A


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Description of Trail

This loop takes you by a low ridge and a corrie lake through hill and farmland before dropping to a pier on the coast. It follows laneways, tracks and paths with good views towards Mizen Head.

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Trail management organisation contact details

The Sheeps Head Way Committee Durrus, Bantry, Co.Cork
+353 27 61052 or +353 86 8778604

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