This loop walk allows views of Glenart Castle and on through woodland which includes oaks dating from the 1820’s, Western Hemlock, Sitka spruce, grand fir, beech, ash, Scots pine and birch. There’s plenty to see and the walk is relatively flat.
Grade: Moderate, marked with Yellow markers.
Distance: 5 km
Estimated time: 1.5 – 2 hrs
Total height climbed: 50m
Highest point: 150m
Terrain underfoot: Forest trail
Suitable for: Families etc
How to get to start point: Glenart Wood (Located near sign for Glenart Castle). The wood can also be accessed via the road that runs past the Arklow Town Soccer Club grounds.
- GPS FOR START POINT: 52.810804,-6.19003
- Bus: Bus Eireann: www.buseireann.ie
- Train: Irish Rail: www.irishrail.ie