Mealagh Woods Loop

County Cork
Grade Easy
Length 3 km
Time 1.25 hours
Format Loop
Ascent 60 m
Dogs Allowed Under effective control
Waymarking Orange arrows
Start Point
Car Park at Barnagowlanes
Finish Point
Car Park at Barnagowlanes
Nearest Town to Start Bantry
Grid Ref. W 099 532
Lat. and Long. 51.724592, -9.303776

The Mealagh Woods Loop is a pleasant woodland walk which follows the bank of the Mealagh River and woodland paths, taking in an ancient wedge tomb.


Car parking, shops, public houses, accommodation, cafes/restaurants, etc. in Bantry

Well behaved dogs are welcome, but please keep them on a lead near the river so as not to disturb otters. If they soil the path, please kick their droppings to one side.

OSI Maps

OSI Maps

Discovery Series Sheet 85

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