Deerpark - Court Tomb Trail

Walking
County Sligo
1 review
Grade Moderate
Length 3.5 km
Time 1.5 hours
Format Loop
Ascent 50 m
Dogs Allowed Under effective control
Waymarking white arrow on red background
Start Point
Deerpark Forest Carpark
Finish Point
Deerpark Forest Carpark
Nearest Town to Start Sligo
Lat. and Long. 54.2823711, -8.3754107

This trail is on forest road and track and rises over a series of hills and hollows to the Court Tomb, returning more gradually to the car park It passes through mature coniferous woodland as well as newly planted trees and close to a stone circle with a cashel, wedge tomb and sourterrain accessible in adjoining lands. There are excellent views of the surrounding countryside and rolling hills, including Lough Gill and Lough Colgagh

Trail Management

Coillte Sligo, Unit 4/5 Pearse Plaza, Pearse Road,
Sligo.
Tel: 1890 367378 Fax: ++ 353 71 9143014

Facilities

Sligo

OSI Maps

OSI Maps

Discovery Series Sheet 16
01/20/2014

Fran from United States

Walked this trail on a rainy day in 2012 but still enjoyed it very much. Court tomb is amazing. Walk is fairly easy.

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