Bere Island - Rerrin Loop

County Cork
Grade Easy
Length 6.3 km
Time 3 hours
Format Loop
Ascent 95 m
Dogs Allowed No
Waymarking Purple arrow
Start Point
Rerrin Village
Finish Point
Rerrin Village
Nearest Town to Start Castletownbere
Lat. and Long. 51.63443, -9.81939

This coastal loop follows island roadways, laneways and tracks and includes several sites of historical and archaeological importance, such as the ruined British fortifications at Lonehort. Views are of Martello Towers, Ardaragh Wedge Tomb and a Viking shipyard as well as the coast and Lonehort Harbour.

Maps and other information

Trail Management

Beara Tourism and Development Association, St. Peter's Church, Castletownbere, Beara, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Tel/Fax 00353 (0)27 70054

There may be some sections of soft or wet ground on this trail so a good pair of waterproof boots is highly recommended

OSI Maps

OSI Maps

Discovery Series Sheet 84

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