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Lough Derg Way is a 41.9 mile point-to-point trail located near Ennis, County Clare, Ireland that features a lake. The trail is rated as moderate and is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and bird watching.

Distance: 41.9 miles Elevation Gain: 5,567 feet Route Type: Point to Point


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With breathtaking scenery and fascinating heritage, this is one of Ireland's greatest lakeside long distance walks The Lough Derg Way is a spectacular linear route that stretches from Limerick City, to Killaloe/Ballina to Dromineer. The route is located along the banks of the River Shannon, the old Shannon navigational canal and the eastern shores of Lough Derg. The terrain is a mix of footpath, canal bank, riverbank, forest track, open countryside, old roadway, lanes and minor road.

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