Siúlóidí agus Rothaíocht / Walking and Cycling

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Category: Play/Fóillíocht agus Áineas

Arranmore Waymarked Walks- Slí Árainn Mhór

The marked walk around Oileán Árainn Mhór is sign posted Slí Árainn Mhór which is part of Bealach na Gaeltachta, a National Waymarked Way. The Slí Árainn Mhór walk begins and ends at the ferry ports at Leadhb Gharbh. The views in all directions along the walk are stunning and the western half of the route is particularly remote.

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Grade    Moderate
Terrain: Quiet roads, rough track.
Length  14 km
Time      5 hours
Format  Loop
Ascent    400 m

Start Point: Pier at Leabgarrow on Árainn Mhór

Finish Point:  Pier at Leabgarrow on Árainn Mhór

Nearest Town to Start:  Burtonport
Grid Ref. B 682 158
Lat. and Long.  54.98865, -8.49683

Please note: Although the route is graded only moderate, it can be isolated in places, appropriate clothing and footwear should be worn, and consideration given to weather conditions likely to be encountered.

Further information:  Comharchumann Árainn Mhór 074 9520533/9520995

A few facts about Oileán Árainn Mhór…
Length: 5.5 miles
Width: 3 miles
Coastline: 17 miles
Population: 469, rising to over 1000 in summer.

Walking route Arranmore Island

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