Turbet Island Looped Walk

Walking
County Cavan
Grade Easy
Length 1.6 km
Time 20 mins
Format Loop
Ascent 15 m
Dogs Allowed Yes
Waymarking Yellow arrow on black background
Start Point
Turbet Island Car Park
Finish Point
Turbet Island Car Park
Nearest Town to Start Belturbet
Grid Ref. H 360 171
Lat. and Long. 54.101863, -7.449459

Turbet Island is home to an Anglo-Norman motte and bailey. It was located at an ideal crossing point in the River Erne and was probably the first major settlement in the town of Belturbet. The River Erne and its associated loughs are now home to more passive residents hosting a great diversity of protected bird species including the Whooper Swan and the Greenland White-Fronted Goose.

Trail Management

Cavan County Council

Facilities

Car Parking, shops, restaurants/cafes and accommodation (B&B and self catering) all available in Belturbet

OSI Maps

OSI Maps

Discovery Series Sheet 27A
Public Transportation

Public Transportation

Bus

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