Arklow Loops Town Walk

Walking
County Wicklow
Grade Easy
Length 6 km
Time 1 hour 15 minutes
Format Loop
Ascent 30 m
Dogs Allowed Yes
Waymarking Pink arrow on black background
Start Point
Arklow Leisure Centre
Finish Point
Arklow Leisure Centre
Nearest Town to Start Arklow
Grid Ref. T 253 737
Lat. and Long. 52.799941, -6.144013

This walk heads west from the trailhead, passing a number of heritage sites, Arklow Library, the Tourist Office, Catholic Church, the spot adjacent to the Protestant Church on Coolgreany Road where Father Murphy fell in 1798 and finally Arklow Cemetery as the route crosses Ferrybank and the Nineteen Arches bridge, goes along Main Street and returns via the main Wexford Road with fine views onto Croghan Mountain

Facilities

Car parking, shops, restaurants, cafes, pubs, accommodation in Arklow Town

Car parking, toilets and cafe at trailhead

Map Guides

Map Guides

Arklow Heritage Walks & Trails

OSI Maps

OSI Maps

Discovery Series Sheet 62
Public Transportation

Public Transportation

Bus Eireann route 2 , Irish Rail Arklow

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