Ballyhoura - Garanne Loop
Car parking fee on entry 5 euro - coins only
Opening hours: 08.00 to 22.00 sharp (January to December)
This loop takes in some long and fast singletrack descents as well as numerous long and demanding climbs on forest roads, tracks and singletrack trails.The singletrack is technical in places with numerous very tight turns, steep descents and features such as small rock steps, exposed roots and elevated timber boardwalks. Trail surfaces vary a lot including loose gravel, rocks, mud and water and can be very uneven and extremely narrow with encroaching vegetation, boulders and trees. It accesses areas of high ground that can be exposed to bad weather.
In Ardpatrick: Pub, coffee shop
At trailhead: Car parking, toilets, showers, bike wash, snacks, tea, coffee