Sheep's Head - Barán Loop

County Cork
Grade Strenuous
Length 8 km
Time 3 hours
Format Loop
Ascent 300 m
Dogs Allowed No
Waymarking Green arrow
Start Point
Car park at Arundels Bar by Ahakisha pier
Finish Point
car park at Arundels Bar by Ahakisha pier
Nearest Town to Start Ahakista
Lat. and Long. 51.5996131, -9.6319328

This loop follows minor roadways, laneways and mountain paths to the top of Rosskerrig Mountain, following Ahakista Stream for part of the way. The ascent contains some fairly steep climbs. Wonderful mountain, coastal and sea views abound, particularly on the descent.

Maps and other information


Car park

OSI Maps

OSI Maps

Discovery Series Sheet 88

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