Great Western Greenway - Castlebar to Turlough

Cycling Off Road
County Mayo
Grade Easy
Length 9.4 km
Time 45 minutes
Format Linear
Dogs Allowed On a lead
Waymarking Blue text on white background
Start Point
Castlebar Town Park, Springfield
Finish Point
Museum of Country Life at Turlough
Nearest Town to Start Castlebar
Grid Ref. M 150 906 / M 206 933
Lat. and Long. 53.858108, -9.291937 / 53.882246, -9.208925

This greenway provides a tranquil journey on surfaced track with a short section on quiet by-road largely following the placid Castlebar River through riverside scenery, open countryside and native woodland. A mostly flat route, there is one steep hill. 

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OSI Maps

OSI Maps

Discovery Series Sheet 31
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