This trail is wheelchair accessible.
There are some road crossings and sections adjacent to traffic therefore it is strongly advised that children are accompanied by an adult on these.
Length 4.2 km
Time 25 minutes
Ascent 33 m
Dogs Allowed On a lead
Waymarking surface waymarking - white painted arrows
R189/ N54 junction
Nearest Town to Start Monaghan Town
Grid Ref. H 681 351 / H 655 328
Lat. and Long. 54.259112, -6.95459 / 54.241, -6.994797
This charming greenway follows the route of the former Ulster Canal towpath in Monaghan Town's urban and rural landscapes and is generally flat with some gentle slopes, passing heritage structures along the waterway and quaint reminders of times past, including 3 bridges, a canal house and 2 locks.
Maps and other information
Monaghan County Council
In Monaghan Town
Discovery Series Sheet 28A
Bus Eireann and McConnons buses
** Children should be supervised on this route as there are canal banks and road crossings**