Ard na Mona Wood

County Donegal
Grade Moderate
Length 2 km
Am 25 mins
Format Loop
Ascent 60 m
Dogs Allowed Yes
Waymarking Blue arrow on black background
Start Point
Ard na Mona Woods car park
Finish Point
Ard na Mona Woods car park
Nearest Town to Start Donegal Town
Grid Ref. G 963 844
Lat. and Long. 54.708285, -8.056416

This trail on forest road and path through broadleaf woodland crosses a number of little streams before arriving at the lakeshore, with outstanding views over Lough Eske and the Bluestack Mountains behind. The loop and has a few short but steep sections.

Maps and other information

Trail Management

Carl Byrne on 087 6378398 or Inga Bock on 087 9318077 or


Car parking, shops, restaurants/cafés, accommodation, tourist office

OSI Maps

OSI Maps

Discovery Series Sheet 11

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