Tawnyard is located 7 km west of Doolough in the Sheeffry Hills of Mayo

Site Description

This remote forest area is located deep within the Sheeffry Hills of Mayo and is primarily a trail head for the Western Way that crosses the forest and the Owenduff River, one of the west of Irelands premier fishing rivers. The forest car park can be used as a starting point to explore the western way either going north or south or can simply be used to have a pleasant picnic and enjoy the view.

Tawnyard Features

Picnic Site, Walking Trails,

How do I get there?

From Leenaun take the Delphi road to Doolough. Turn right on to a minor road and the site is 7km along this road.

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No of car spaces:10
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Contact Info

Contact name:Joe Finn
Contact email:joe.finn@coillte.ie