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Carrowteigue Blackditch Loop Red



Walk Length

11 km


3 hr



Starting Point

F26, Cnoc an Daimh, Mayo, Ireland
F 82061 41989

End Point

F26, Cnoc an Daimh, Mayo, Ireland
F 82058 41977


The trailhead for the Carrowteige Loop Walks is located opposite the shop as you enter the village. With breathtaking views over the rugged coastline of Broadhaven Bay and the Stags of Broadhaven, the Carrowteige Loop Walks are, without a doubt, amongst the most spectacular coastal walks to be found anywhere in the world. 

Directions to Carrowteige:

Start from the village of Glenamoy on the R314 between Belmullet and Ballycastle. Follow the R314 in the direction of Belmullet for approximately 2km to reach a road junction on your right (signposted Ross Port). Turn right and follow this road for approximately 12km (continuing straight at the turn-off for Ross Port) to reach the village of Carrowteigue.

  • Trailhead / Start Point: Opposite the shop as you enter the village
  • Terrain: Laneways, grassy tracks, coastal / cliff, bog roads
  • Direction: Red markers
  • Distance: 11 km
  • Estimated Time: 3 hours
  • Grid Ref. Grid Ref F 82091 41986
  • GPS Location: 54.3131, -9.8127
  • Grade: Hard