Lough Key Forest Park Trail

Lough Key Forest Park Trail

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Cycle along a quiet country road to the tiny Village of Knockvicar where you can take a break from the cycling and take a stroll on a nature trail to experience a unique Irish peat bog walk. This nature trail will take just over 1 hour - very tranquil experience with some hidden gems thrown in. You can then travel on to Lough Key Forest and Amenity Park which is located in an area of great historical interest and comprises of a vast woodland and numerous islands. Cyclists have free access to the visitors center and numerous walking trails with a wealth of historical and archaeological points of interest. This location is very popular for a family activity holiday in Ireland.  A trip into Boyle Town to visit Boyle Abbey and/or King House is well worth a visit. Comfortable shoes and 
clothing should be worn on this trail. The day is yours to enjoy so take all the time you like.

Provider: Eileen Gibbons

Location (see map below): Leitrim Village, Carrick on Shannon, Co Leitrim 

Duration: 3 hours to as long as you like!

Availability: Monday – Saturday, 10:00am – 6:00pm

Requirements: 18+

Restrictions: None.

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Included in the package:

  • Hire of a high quality Kalkhoff electric bike or regular 21 gear regular for the day
  • Bog walk nature trail
  • Backup transport will be provided if required at any point
  •  Equipment supplied includes safety helmet, high vis vest, rain cape, waterproof pannier bag, complementary trail map with local information.

Distance: 37 km round trip 
Minimum cycle time: 2.5 hours but the day is yours so take your time.