Easy Going

Dungarvan to Tullaherin Loop 1

Canal Square, Kilkenny
Group size
8 Participants
Bike
All Bikes
Description

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 3km we join the main road and turn right through the village. Around a kilometre 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 then return to Kilkenny city via Wallslough and the main Waterford road.

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Leader Recommendations
Clothing
Helmet
Layers
Rain Jacket
Supplies
Spare inner tube
Levers
Pump
Coffee stop
Money for cuppa
Mask
Brian Fennelly
leader
Brian Fennelly

About

I am a leisure cyclist for many years. Over the last few years I have participated in many AXA Community Bike Rides and like their camaraderie and ethos. I have completed the leaders course so that I can share that enjoyment with fellow leisure cyclists.

Leader Comments
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Brian Fennelly

Lovely, windy morning for a cycle! We warmed up quickly and had a nice coffee outside Nicholas Mosse Pottery, before our return to Kilkenny.

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