Tawnyard to Leenane

(Western Way)

This trail walk is a section of the wonderful Western Way, it starts off at Tawnyard at the base of the Sheeffry Mountains and finishes at the village of Leenane. 


This trail walk is a section of the wonderful Western Way, it starts off at Tawnyard at the base of the Sheeffry Mountains and finishes at Leenane village. The walk starts out at the highest point of the trail at a spectacular lay-by overlooking Tawnyard Lake and Glenumera forest. The trail is mostly downhill as it starts high (120m) and finishes at sealevel. The sounds, sights and scents of this riparian arena are captivating, the water rumbling amplifies as the walk brings you alongside the fabulous Aasleagh waterfall underneath the dominant Scots pine forest.

Length - 12km
Height Gained - 50m
Highest Point - 120m 
Difficulty - C Walk (Easy)

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Address

Leenane Community Centre
Leenane
Co. Galway

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