Capel Way Coastal Trail Island Loop

County Cork
Grade Easy
Length 2.3 km
Time 45 minutes
Format Loop
Ascent 40 m
Dogs Allowed On a lead
Waymarking Green arrow on black background
Start Point
Picnic area at Knockadoon
Finish Point
Picnic area at Knockadoon
Nearest Town to Start Ballymacoda (6km)
Grid Ref. X 090 703
Lat. and Long. 51.885772, -7.869173

As part of the Capel Way Coastal Trail this is a most enjoyable walk on gravel track and minor road around the tip of the Knockadoon peninsula passing the signal tower, with stunning views of the sea cliffs, Ballycotton and Youghal Bays as well as Capel lsland.

Trail Management


Car parking, shops, restaurants/cafes, accommodation, etc. in Ballymacoda and car parking at trailhead

Please keep dogs on a lead only

OSI Maps

OSI Maps

Discovery Series Sheet 81
Public Transportation

Public Transportation


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