Lung Lough Gara Way

PLEASE NOTE that the Roscommon section of this trail is temporarily closed for the completion of required maintenance works.
The management organisation apologises for any inconvenience caused and looks forward to welcoming visitors to the trail again soon.

The Sligo section remains open and available to walk.

County Roscommon
Grade Moderate
Length 57.2 km
Am 3 days
Format Linear
Ascent 81 m
Dogs Allowed No
Waymarking Yellow arrow on black background
Start Point
Grounds of Clonalis House, Castlerea
Finish Point
Links in with Miner's Way southwest of Ballinafad
Nearest Town to Start Castlerea (2km)
Grid Ref. M 679 793 / G 782 072
Lat. and Long. 53.780373, -8.514382 / 54.008223, -8.358611


In Castlerea: Free parking, a range of dining and accommodation available
At Roscommon Trailhead: Shops, toilet facilities, dining options, parking on street in Castlerea
At Ballinafad: Parking, shop, toilet facilities, dining options
At Sligo Trailhead: No services

OSI Maps

OSI Maps

Discovery Series Sheets 25, 32 and 39
Public Transportation

Public Transportation

Castlerea: Daily express bus service and local service - check details at Bus Eireann.
Daily train service - check with Irish Rail
Flights to Ireland West Airport Knock, 30 minutes drive away - check details at
Ballinafad: Bus

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