Lower Diamond Hill Trail is a 1.6 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Letterfrack, County Galway, Ireland that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking and walking.

Length1.6 miElevation gain341 ftRoute typeLoop
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Lower Diamond Hill gains modest heights, enough to provide sensational territorial views, particularly of the surrounding Connemara coastline and islands, including Inishbofin, before descending back down through a placid valley, full of quietude and striking examples of Connemara's blanket bog. Diamond Hill Trail is not particularly challenging, though highly rewarding. The trail is well sign posted and highly accessible.

Entry to the park and visitor centre is free of charge. There is no charge for parking. There are restrooms and a tea room in the visitor centre.

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The Visitor Centre and main access for Connemara National Park is located near the village of Letterfrack along the N59.

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France Vanier
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Nice beautiful view for someone that does want to go to the upper loop, it's an alternative!

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Don Foynes
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Damien Callan
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Gleidiane Temóteo
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Great view and I had lucky cuz the weather was excellent!!!

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Michelle Unger
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Extremely well maintained trail with beautiful views. It’s a solid hike with good parking. It’s a bit too tame for me so 4 out of 5 stars.

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Chloé Kerdraon
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Super ballade à faire lorsque vous n'avez pas le temps ou le physique de faire l'ascension Le parcours vous permet d'avoir un point de vue sur le Parc du connemara et sur la mer au loin

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Jeffrey Odom
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Very easy. Leads to Upper Diamond Hill.

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Stephane SOYEUR
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A recommander, vue sympathique, pas de difficulté particulière.

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William Clendenen
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Beautiful sunny day. Trail is relatively easy and very well maintained. Good views, especially from the top.

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Louis Graciet Hollender
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Niels Bunschoten
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Great trial, beautiful view and easy to walk.

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David Paulson
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Easy well maintained trail.

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Katarina O'Dette
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One of my favorite hikes in Ireland! Connemara is one of the beautiful areas of the country, and the Diamond allows you a fantastic opportunity to see it from a great vantage point. If you're up for the extra challenge, i highly recommend continuing on to the Upper Diamond Hill Trail, but even if you don't, you'll still get a fantastic view without too much exertion.

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alvin bell
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Chris Homer
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David Foster
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C PG
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Katja Krone
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Mehdi Fedlaoui
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Linas Kaulas
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Jiri Petr
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JoAnn Ramsey
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Charles Russell
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Antonio Uatumã
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Rachel Horner
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Jon Terje Vad
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