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Good 2 hour walk

The terrain on this walk is quite varied with sections on minor roads, through woods. over... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
EICAGE
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County Kildare, Ireland
The Burren

A lovely walk through the Burren, through the fields and the wind. Countryside and peace and, if... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
LindaEileen
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Mandello del Lario, Italy
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

The terrain on this walk is quite varied with sections on minor roads, through woods. over turnstiles, through gates, uphill, flat and dowhill. There are a couple of sections were additional arrows would be useful and some helpful people have put up some ropes/shoelaces as...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

A lovely walk through the Burren, through the fields and the wind. Countryside and peace and, if you are lucky, some beautiful birds to see.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank LindaEileen
Reviewed 1 May 2018

This is definitely worth doing but not with small children or buggies as some areas are very uneven. It takes you through fields around Ballyvaughan . The best part of the walk is when you reach ailwee caves, dont turn right even if your tired,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

One really should experience the Burren when in Ballyvaughan and area. You don't need to do the entire Burren Way… This two hour jaunt reveals gorgeous countryside, closed-in forests, close up views of the Burren, encounters with sheep and cows and a taste of Ireland's...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Stephanie Y
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

We did the Ballyvaughan Wood Loop walk yesterday having read about it. We set off from the Quays in Ballyvaughan and four full hours later we arrived back in Ballyvaughan, jayded but feeling fully satisfied. Through a wonderful Hazel Wood, through a greenway, through a...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

This is a pleasant and gentle walk around the countryside near Ballyvaughan. Wear decent boots as it gets muddy in places and is a bit uneven underfoot. Little climbing and not too long. The walk meanders through hazel woodland with clusters of shamrocks on the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

The walk took in a few different landscapes - mostly the stony, hedgy type followed by by busy road with no footpath - a bit of woodland but not much. The kids fell over a lot due to the uneven and jagged stone paths but...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Catherine B
Reviewed 2 August 2017

A well signed, mainly flat trail through fields, farms and lanes around the village of Ballyvaughan. Taking approximately 2hours to complete, it's the ideal stroll before a stop in a local pub or the village shop for ice cream!

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank 375tony
Reviewed 9 May 2017

This is a walk you'll need boots for but its mostly flat, if uneven. If its raining you'll need decent rain gear as its nearly 10kms.... It starts off via the football pitch and school at the back of the village and goes through a...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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