Carrowteige - Children of Lir loop

County Mayo
1 review
Grade Moderate
Length 10 km
Time 2.5 hours
Format Loop
Ascent 180 m
Waymarking Blue arrow on yellow background
Start Point
Carrowteigue Village
Finish Point
Carrowteigue Village
Nearest Town to Start Carrowteige/Belmullet
Grid Ref. F 821 420
Lat. and Long. 54.31314, -9.81323

This is a beautiful wild coastal walk in a landscape of bog and windswept mountainside with stirring seaward panoramas from towering cliff edges. It follows surfaced roadway, grassy tracks and paths and brings you past the Children of Lir sculpture.



Enjoyable walks along the coast and cliffs

OSI Maps

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Discovery Series Sheet 22

Michael Quirke from Mayo

Very interesting walk, great coastal and cliff views.Not too difficult but a bit of climbing Weather was very good the day I did loop,not too sunny or windy.I would recommend walk to anybody with a reasonable level of fitness.Will do it again.

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