Starting from Canal Square, we make our way to the Sion road. We continue on the Sion road for approximately 4km before diverting to Dunbell.
At Dunbell, we take a right turn and continue for around 3km on rural roads until we intersect the main Gowran to Bennettsbridge road. The group then crosses the main road and joins a rural road for Dungarvan village.
After 3kms we join the main road and turn right through the village. Around a km beyond the village we take a minor road and ascend to the Tullaherin monastic site. We then proceed to Bennettsbridge for a well earned cup of coffee at Nicholas Mosse pottery. We return to Kilkenny City via Wallslough and the main Waterford road.
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A nice Autumn morning for a group ride with a lovely coffee stop in Bennettsbridge.
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