Loops 1,2 & 3

 

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Loop 1

Start / Trailhead: An Caol – Keel

Distance: 44 km
Estimated Time: 3-4 Hours 
Terrain: Some Moderate Climbs & a Steep descent/ascent. Spectacular sea cliff scenery along the Atlantic Drive
Traffic: Generally light but can get busy during holiday Season
To Suit: Suitable for people with medium levels of fitness.
Minimum Gear: Helmet, Bike, Mobile Phone, Fluid, Snacks & Waterproofs
Services: Services are available throughout the Island

 

Loop 2

Start / Trailhead: An Caol – Keel

Distance: 28 km
Estimated Time: 2-3 Hours 
Terrain: Quiet Roads & Bog Tracks
Traffic: Generally light but can get busy during holiday Season
To Suit: Suitable for people with medium levels of fitness
Minimum Gear: Helmet, Bike, Mobile Phone, Fluid, Snacks & Waterproofs
Services: Services are available throughout the Island

 

Loop 3

Start / Trailhead: An Caol – Keel

Distance: 12 km
Estimated Time: 1-1.30 Hours
Terrain: Moderate Climbs and some wonderful views of the Atlantic
Traffic: Generally light but can get busy during holiday Season
To Suit: Suitable for people with medium levels of fitness
Minimum Gear: Helmet, Bike, Mobile Phone, Fluid, Snacks & Waterproofs
Services: Services are available throughout the Island

 

Further cycle routes can be found at www.irishtrails.ie   

Great Western Greenway

 

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Escape the bustle of urban life on the 42km Great Western Greenway, the longest off-road walking and cycling trail in Ireland. The World Class Great Western Greenway is a traffic free cycling and walking trail which follows the route of the renowned Westport to Achill railway which closed in 1937.