Carran Turlough Loop

County Clare
1 review
Grade Easy
Length 5 km
Am 1.25 hours
Format Loop
Dogs Allowed Yes
Waymarking Red arrow on white background
Start Point
Cassidys Pub, Carron village
Finish Point
Cassidys Pub, Carron village
Nearest Town to Start Carron
Grid Ref. R 279 990
Lat. and Long. 53.03564, -9.07609

This walk follows minor roads around Europe's largest seasonal lake (turlough). Views are of the lake (when there) and of the surrounding mountainous farmland

Maps and other information

Trail Management

Eoin Hogan, Rural Recreation Officer, Clare Local Development Company, 1 Westgate Business Park, Kilrush Road, Ennis, Co Clare Tel: 065-6866800

OSI Maps

OSI Maps

Discovery Series Sheet 51

Aoibheann from Kilkenny

Pretty trail, enjoyed the view of the lake and all the wildflowers! Very tame trail, all on tarmac and very few inclines, doable for any and all ages who can manage a 5k walk! Dog friendly too, our golden retriever had a ball!

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