Great Southern Greenway Limerick

Cycling Off Road
County Limerick
Grade Easy
Length 39 km
Time 4 hours
Format Linear
Ascent 143 m
Start Point
Finish Point
Nearest Town to Start Abbeyfeale/Newcastlewest, Ardagh, Rathkeale
Lat. and Long. 52.394092, -9.302645 / 52.525179, -8.943438

The Great Southern Trail takes walkers and cyclists along the redeveloped line of the old railway through the countryside between Rathkeale and Abbeyfeale in West Limerick, passing through Ardagh, Newcastle West, Barnagh and Temleglantine. There are many items of historical interest along the route.

Trail Management

Limerick City & County Council


Car parking

While this trail can be cycled - it is necessary to dismount to open gates along the route.

OSI Maps

OSI Maps

Discovery Series Sheets 72 and 64

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