South Leinster Way

Trail description

The South Leinster Way follows the Windfarm loop and the Kilbrannish Loop on a gentle climb up to a viewing point, a fine view of the wind farm with its four large turbines can be had from here, they are situated on the summit of nearby Greenoge Hill. The turbines have an estimated annual output to supply the electrical needs of about 4,500 people. At this point the South Leinster Way goes on straight towards its start/end at Kildavin. The loops turn left and carry on their journey along the forest roads.

The South Leinster Way is a long distance walking route, that has part of its route in this forest (1.5 km). The way runs from Kildavin, Co. Carlow to Carrick-on-Suir in Co. Tipperary covering 102 kilometres (64 miles) in total.

Trail Name: South Leinster Way
Recreation Site: Kilbrannish  [view site]
Trail Start Point: Forest Entrance
Length:1.5km
Time: 30min
Degree of Difficulty: Moderate   View Trail Grade Definitions
Metres Climb: 70m
Attributes: Linear Trail (Point A to B)
Finish Point: Car Park
Trail Way marking:Yellow