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The Tochar Walk Yellow



Walk Length

4.3 km


1.5 hr



Starting Point

L17061, Clogher, Mayo F12, Ireland
M 20312 81281

End Point

L1704, Clogher, Mayo F12, Ireland
M 17106 79327


Start from the village of Ballintubber just off the N84 Castlebar to Ballinrobe road. Approximately 100 m past Ballintubber Abbey, which is located to your right, look out for a fingerpost sign pointing you toward Clogher. Turn left and follow this road for approximately 5km until you arrive in Clogher village. This trail is a section of the Croagh Patrick Heritage Trail. 

  • Trailhead / Start Point: Doonamona Castle (ruins)
  • GPS Location: Start 53.7746, -9.2083. Finish: 53.7573, -9.2579
  • Terrain: Forest roads and paths. Mainly flat.
  • Trail Waymarking: Yellow markers
  • Distance: 4.3 km
  • Grade: Easy
  • Estimated Time: 1.5 hours
  • Minimum Gear: Sturdy walking shoes/boots, waterproofs, mobile phone, snacks & fluids