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Ballygannon Green Walk

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Ballygannon Green Walk, Rathdrum

This trail starts in the car park and is an ideal outing for all the family. It’s a short walk through Norway Spruce and Oak. Towards the end of this trail, one comes to a striking piece of sculpture called the “BLACK STACK”  which symbolises a petrified tree trunk from an ancient Carboniferous forest.

This is a loop walk and can be walked in either direction

Ballygannon Woods offers 2 marked walks:  the Red Walk and the Green Walk

Grade: Easy , the route is marked with Green arrows
Distance: 0.5km
Estimated time: 15 mins
Total height climbed: 50m
Highest point: 120m
Terrain underfoot: Forest trail
Suitable for: families etc

Notes: This route involves the crossing of a busy road in two places

How to get to start point: Ballygannon Wood, Rathdrum

  • GPS FOR START POINT: 52.944016,-6.23929
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