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Sheeps Head - Cahergal loop

Trail Overview Details

Grade: Hard
Format: Circular
Trail Quality: ***
County: Cork
Category: Walking/Hiking Trails
Type: National Loop Walk
Length (Kms): 7.80
Climb (m): 220
Estimated time: 3hr
Dogs Allowed: No


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Description of Trail

This loop traverses the width of the narrow Sheep’s Head Peninsula on laneways, tracks and mountain paths, passing through the remains of mine buildings at Crimea and close to cliffs, including a short cliff path with rope handrail. There are fine views towards the neighbouring Beara and Mizen Peninsulas.

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