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Slieve Bloom Mountains

Kinnitty, Ireland
+353 86 278 9147
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Absolutely Magical

I dont know who did the work on making this scenic walk accessible but they deserve a lot of... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2018
npower2016
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Sallins, Ireland
Kinnety Forest must have been stunning. It is nothing but a nearly lifeless tree farm now

The trees that are now farmed in what is called a forest are beautiful, however that is all that... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2017
Rainione
,
Frankfort, Illinois
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

I dont know who did the work on making this scenic walk accessible but they deserve a lot of credit. There are three walks, a red, yellow or a blue, I have done the red twice so far and will next time combine it with...More

Thank npower2016
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

The trees that are now farmed in what is called a forest are beautiful, however that is all that lives in this now dead forest. The area reminded me of a Christmas tree farm. There were hills of clear cut forests, then trees grown like...More

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Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

When we arrived the gate was closed so we had to walk the whole path/road. But when we got to the mountains we realised it was worth it. Thanks for reading

Thank Charlie N
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Deep wooded valleys, streams, places to stop and look around, or picnic, and roads that cross the mountains as well as go around them, so you have lots of access points to choose from. Yes, the area is logged, but that is not so unusual,...More

Thank Nicholas C
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

One of the best walking locations in the country - completed untapped as far as there is not so many walkers out and about exploring the mountains, almost feels like you have the mountain range to yourself!! Well worth a visit, but keep it a...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

A beautiful part of the country where you can make that perfect connection and you won't need WiFi. If you tune in nature will speak to you in ways you never imagined possible. Take your troubles to the top of the mountain close your eyes...More

Thank Padraig M
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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

We were heading to Birr from Kilkenny and decided to take the scenic route along the R440 from east to west through Kinnity to get there. Whilst the road us very narrow in places, I am very glad we did this. The scenery us wonderful...More

Thank bobjanh
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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful scenic walk waterfall so peaceful only downfall is the trails are all uphill with loads of steps rocks not very accessible if u have a disability or not fit

Thank Norrie H
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

An area introduced to you early in the walk by the serene silence hanging over the valley. There is lots of slopes within the forested area and high rise walks which the trails go along intersecting and winding in and out on a marked out...More

Thank likestotravel529
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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

FUN filled Sunday morning.from cathole falls to the board walk which is perfect to keep kids clean.great views.glenbarrow waterfall also with nice 10 min walk up.clean pathways with a off dog poo to avoid.loads of board walk to be found on the ridge with outstanding...More

Thank Chris H
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