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Dun Chaoin Coastal Loop is a 2.8 mile loop trail located near Ballyferriter, County Kerry, Ireland that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, running, and nature trips.

Length 2.8 mi Elevation gain 465 ft Route type Loop
Kid friendly Hiking Nature trips Walking Running Views Wild flowers Wildlife
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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.

Wear good foot gear and bring rain gear as the weather changes quickly and you can be caught out with little or no shelter.

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Robert Taylor
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Carissa Casey
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Lovely walk easy to moderate and dramatic scenery. Begins and end at the interpretive centre with great parking cafe and toilet facilities

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Annette Rundgren
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A lovely well marked trail with stunning views. Very doable even if you are not very fit. Good parking with restaurant, toilet etc.

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Anne Marie Tuite
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Christine Christine Chenderlin
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Stanislav Smatana
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Conor Tolan
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Jeff McConnell
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Edel Greensmyth
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Arjen Wakker
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Scott Larsen
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