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Drumgoff Forest Walk (Mountain Access Route)

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Drumgoff Forest (Mountain Access Route), Rathdrum

This route provides several access options to the open mountains below Carrawaystick Mountain. The route can also be started or finished at two of the upper car parks. The entrance to the lower car park can be found on the right after the bridge after passing the junction beside Glenmalure Lodge.

Grade: Moderate, marked with White markers.
Distance: 2 km
Estimated time: 1hrs
Total height climbed: 400m
Highest point: 500m
Terrain underfoot: Forest trail
Suitable for: Fit walkers

Notes: The network of forest roads in this area can be difficult to navigate, remain on marked trails. If you access the open mountains you must be properly equipped and be able to navigate in difficult conditions.

How to get to start point: Drumgoff Forest Car Park

  • GPS FOR START POINT: 52.954507,-6.358473
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