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Ballycastle ( Sralagagh Loop Walk)


The Sralagagh Loop is a beautiful trail starting from the town of Ballycastle in North Mayo.  This trail is 9.5 km in distance and is suitable for both walking and mountain biking.  The trail consists of country lanes and sturdy sandy paths. 


Trail Details

Trail Name:                             Sralagagh Loop

Trailhead / Start Point:          Ballycastle

Distance:                                 9.5 km

Terrain:                                  Country Lanes, Sandy Tracks.

Level of Difficulty:                 Easy – Moderate

Minimum Gear:                      Walking Shoes & Rain Gear

Map Reference:                     Os Discovery Sheet 22 & 23

Services:                                 Services available in Ballycastle

Sralagagh Loop Brochure

Sralagagh Loop Walk Map

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Overview of Ballycatle

Ballycastle - Baile an Chaisil - the town of the stone fortress lies on the beautiful rugged coast of North Mayo. Its northern boundary is exposed to the wild Atlantic Ocean, to the west are the lovely Stags of Broadhaven (600 million year old rocks), to the east lies Killala Bay, to the south are the towns of Crossmolina and Ballina.