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Best trails in Ballyferriter

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Looking for a great trail near Ballyferriter, County Kerry? AllTrails has 9 great hiking trails, walking trails, views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. You'll also find some great local park options, like Glanteenassig Forest Park or Derrynane National Park. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 5 easy trails in Ballyferriter ranging from 1 to 15 miles and from 13 to 547 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Top trails (9)
#1 - Clogher Beach Loop
Ballyferriter, County Kerry, Ireland
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Length: 1.7 mi • Est. 46 m
Easy way-marked way (Blue arrows on a white background) near Baile an Fheirtearaigh in West County Kerry, Ireland. This is a cliff top walk of under two miles which begins and finishes at the car park above Clochar Beach about eight miles west of Dingle, Co. Kerry. It takes in spectacular sea views and the surrounding countryside and headlands. The walk is flat and has three or four stiles. Show more
#2 - Dunmore Head Loop
Ballyferriter, County Kerry, Ireland
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Length: 1.6 mi • Est. 1 h 5 m
This is a short walk on the southwestern tip of Dingle Peninsula, the most westerly point in all of Europe. Because of its incredible beauty and easily navigable trail, this is a popular area. You will have great views of Blasket Islands and ocaen. Keep an eye out for wildlife as marine animals are commonly seen from the coast. A scene from Star Wars was also shot in this location.Show more
#3 - Slea Head Loop
Ballyferriter, County Kerry, Ireland
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Length: 6.3 mi • Est. 3 h 28 m
This trail lies at the tip of the Dingle Peninsula. Walk along the road, enjoying the beautiful views of the cliffs and ocean. Return back to the car park on marked path, where you will find yourself among the sheep.Show more
#4 - Dun Chaoin Coastal Loop
Ballyferriter, County Kerry, Ireland
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Length: 2.8 mi • Est. 1 h 26 m
Spectacular way-marked coastal walk in Dun Chaoin, West Kerry, Ireland. This is one of Ireland's National Looped Walks. This looped walk starts and finishes in the Blasket Centre car park in Dun Chaoin. It offers beautiful Atlantic views of the Blaskets and surrounding areas. It is a moderate walk suitable to people of varying fitness levels and will take between one hour and one hour and a half. The initial part is uphill but is easy enough after that. There are about half a dozen stiles to climb. The final bit is along a cliff so you need to be attentive if walking with young children.Show more
#5 - Mount Eagle Loop
Ballyferriter, County Kerry, Ireland
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Length: 5.5 mi • Est. 3 h 20 m
#6 - Dingle Way: Dunquin to Feohanagh
Ballyferriter, County Kerry, Ireland
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Length: 15 mi • Est. 6 h 39 m
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#7 - Croaghmarhin Peak
Ballyferriter, County Kerry, Ireland
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Length: 1.3 mi • Est. 1 h 2 m
#8 - Clogher Head
Ballyferriter, County Kerry, Ireland
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Length: 1 mi • Est. 32 m
#9 - Cosan na Naomh Trail
Ballyferriter, County Kerry, Ireland
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Length: 22.5 mi • Est. 11 h 21 m
Cosan na Naomh or The Saints' Road is an old pilgrimage road which starts at Traigh Fhionntra in Ventry and finishes in Baile Breac, at the foot of Mount Brandon. It is 18km in length and presents no major challenge even for the casual stroller. You will pass important heritage and ecclesiastical sites on this walk.Show more