Broadford Ashford Walking Trails - Broadford-Ashford Way

Walking
County Limerick
Grade Strenuous
Length 20 km
Time 5 hours
Format Linear
Ascent 240 m
Dogs Allowed No
Waymarking Yellow arrow on white background
Start Point
Broadford car park opposite church
Finish Point
Beside church in Ashford
Nearest Town to Start Broadford
Grid Ref. R 338 220 / R 278 237
Lat. and Long. 52.345755, -8.972833 / 52.359854, -9.059167

This trail follows forest tracks, minor roads, regional roads and grass tracks to link the two villages of Broadford and Ashford, passing through a pleasant tree-lined avenue, a dairy farm, Coillte forest, beside Lough Ghe (a National Heritage Area) and over quiet streams with the chance to hear the cuckoo in summer and glimpse a hen harrier, while spectacular views are of the surrounding countryside including the Shannon Estuary, Knockfiera and the Ballyhoura Mountains.

Maps and other information

Trail Management

Link to wesbite with further information

Facilities

Car parking, shop, pubs, post office

No dogs except on public roads

Map Guides

Map Guides

Broadford-Ashford Walking Trails - Sli Mullach an Radhairc

OSI Maps

OSI Maps

Discovery Series Sheet 72

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