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Best trails in County Waterford

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Trying to find the best County Waterford trails? AllTrails has 35 great hiking trails, trail running trails, walking 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. If you're looking for the best trails around Lismore, Ballyin or Rathgormack, we've got you covered. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 15 easy trails in County Waterford ranging from 0.6 to 6.5 miles and from 0 to 2,135 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Coumshingaun Lough Loop
Comeragh, County Waterford, Ireland
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Length: 4.5 mi • Est. 3 h 13 m
Coumshingaun Lough Loop is a 4.5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Comeragh, County Waterford, Ireland that features a lake and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for Show more
#2 - Coumshingaun Loop and Crottys Rock
Rathgormack, County Waterford, Ireland
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Length: 5.9 mi • Est. 3 h 51 m
This hike features great views of Coumshingaun Lough in the Comeraghs. The climb is difficult and not recommended for beginners. The trail gets rocky towards the top, and poor weather can make the rouShow more
#3 - Mahon Falls Walk
Lemybrien, County Waterford, Ireland
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Length: 2.9 mi • Est. 1 h 50 m
This is a lovely, easy trail which leads to a picturesque waterfall amidst the Comeragh Mountains. Upon arriving to the falls, you can scramble your way up the rocks and steep hillsides to the top of Show more
#4 - The Ballysaggartmore Towers Loop Trail
Lismore, County Waterford, Ireland
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Length: 1.1 mi • Est. 36 m
This is a short loop-walk through beautiful, natural woodlands. Wooden benches are provided at intervals along the walk. You can take a few moments to relax while listening to the sounds of nature arShow more
#5 - Coumshingaun Lough
Ballydurn, County Waterford, Ireland
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 1 h 29 m
This beautiful hike is well worth the effort. It is a little steep at times and quite challenging! Starting from the Kilclooney woods just off R676, the trail starts off through a wooded area and gentShow more
#6 - Comeragh Lakes Tour
Rathgormack, County Waterford, Ireland
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Length: 7.7 mi • Est. 5 h 13 m
This trail is essentially an extension of the Coumshinghaun Loop. Park at Kilclooney Woods and follow the same usual route up the southern arete to the left hand side of Coumshingaun. Once you reach tShow more
#7 - Ardmore Cliff Walk
Ardmore, County Waterford, Ireland
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Length: 2.6 mi • Est. 1 h 18 m
This is a lovely cliffside loop with some interesting historical sites to see.Show more
#8 - Coumduala Lough Path
Rathgormack, County Waterford, Ireland
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Length: 2.7 mi • Est. 1 h 45 m
Coumduala Lough Path is a 2.7 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Rathgormack, County Waterford, Ireland that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used Show more
#9 - May Park Trail
Waterford, County Waterford, Ireland
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Length: 3.1 mi • Est. 1 h 25 m
May Park Trail is a 3.1 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Waterford, County Waterford, Ireland that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily usedShow more
#10 - Crough Woods to Mahon Falls
Comeragh, County Waterford, Ireland
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Length: 6.5 mi • Est. 3 h 21 m
Crough Woods to Mahon Falls is a 6.5 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Comeragh, County Waterford, Ireland that features a waterfall and is rated as difficult. The trail is primaShow more
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