Sheep's Head - Whiddy Island loop

County Cork
Grade Moderate
Length 5 km
Time 1 hour
Format Loop
Ascent 30 m
Dogs Allowed No
Waymarking Red arrows on white background
Start Point
Pier on Whiddy Island
Finish Point
Pier on Whiddy Island
Nearest Town to Start Bantry
Grid Ref. V 969 494
Lat. and Long. 51.688194, -9.491444

Trail Management

Tim O Leary – 086 8626734


Pub on island. Bantry Town has car parking, restaurants cafes and accommodation.

Please note the seasonal ferry times to Whiddy Island before setting out from the pier at Bantry.

OSI Maps

OSI Maps

Discovery Series Sheet 85
Public Transportation

Public Transportation

Whiddy Island Ferry

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