Part of a group of three walks overlooking the pretty village of Tinahely the Mangan Loop is is the shorter of the three. The route starts in the village and is a loop so will bring you back to the start point. You’ll trek through a variety of terrain from quiet country lanes to forests to open mountain.
Grade: Moderate, the route is marked with Green arrows, then Blue and Purple on the descent.
Estimated time: 2.5hrs
Total height climbed: 360m
Highest point: 390m
Terrain underfoot: Forest trail, mountain trails and country lanes.
Suitable for: Suitable for reasonably fit walkers
Notes: Parts of the route are on exposed mountain; full mountain equipment required.
How to get to start point: Tinahely Village
- GPS FOR START POINT: 52.800219,-6.461863
- Bus: Bus Eireann: www.buseireann.ie