Sat, 28 Dec|
Durrow Woods. Laois
Members & Friends Walk - Durrow Leafy Loop 2019
This delightful lowland walk follows a network of country lanes, river bank, forestry paths and woodland tracks through the Laois countryside.
Time & Location
28 Dec 2019, 10:30
Durrow Woods. Laois, Durrow, Co. Laois, Ireland
About the Event
This delightful lowland walk follows a network of country lanes, river bank, forestry paths and woodland tracks through the Laois countryside. The route sets off through the Castle Durrow Estate before a quiet road bring you to the Dunmore Demense. After looping through woodland, the trail heads south along the banks of the River Nore. Leaving the river at Knockatrina Wood, where during early summer the forest floor is a carpet of bluebells and wild garlic, a series of leafy lane ways and back roads lead back into Durrow.
Start/Finish: In Durrow village.
Meet Time: 10:00am.
Start Time: 10:30am sharp.
Location: Durrow is on the N77 between Portlaoise & Kilkenny City.
Trail: Flat & well-marked.
Duration: 14km - 3.5hrs.
Pack: Rain gear, water and a snack.
Meet & Park: Main square in Durrow.
Lifts from Red Cow LUAS Stop. Let us know when registering.
Photos: by kind permission of Andy Walsh @WalkingDurrow