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Burrishoole Green Loop Lettermaghera



Walk Length

8 km


2 hr



Starting Point

N59, Newport, Mayo F28, Ireland
L 95781 96101

End Point

N59, Newport, Mayo F28, Ireland
L 95777 96098


Burrishoole is one of nine baronies that sub-divide County Mayo. After the Norman invasion of Ireland, baronies were used to divide up Counties into smaller areas for administration.

Burrishoole barony is in west Mayo and includes the following areas: Newport , Derrada, Tiernaur & Mulranny. Each of these areas has several approved walks which are collectively marketed/known as the Burrishoole Loop Walks. 

Trail Overview

  • Region: Newport, Co. Mayo
  • Start / Finish / Trailhead: Derradda Community Centre / The Newport Shepherds.
  • GPS Location53.9038, -9.5861
  • Distance: 8 km
  • Estimated Time: 2 hours
  • Terrain Quiet roads
  • Level of Difficulty: Moderate
  • Minimum Gear: Sturdy walking shoes/boots, waterproofs, mobile phone, snacks & fluids
  • Services: Newport, Mulranny