Miner's Way

Trail description

This Trail takes you into the heart of the forest park.
It begins at the car park and you pass through the parkland area of the park. At the Fairy Bridge you can continue along the lake shore or turn to the left and visit the bog garden or take a leisurely stroll along the canal. Along the trail you will see evergreen oak, lime  and majestic red cedars together with the more familiar trees of ash and beech with  ancient oak trees to be seen on Drummans Island. There are also
plantations of Norway Spruce to be seen.
This trail affords the walker excellent views of Lough Key.
 This trail forms part of the Historical Trail/Miners Way series of walks.

Trail Name: Miner's Way
Recreation Site: Lough Key Forest Park  [view site]
Trail Start Point: Car Park
Length:5.5 km
Time: 1.5 hrs
Degree of Difficulty: Moderate   View Trail Grade Definitions
Metres Climb: 0
Attributes: Linear Trail (Point A to B)
Finish Point: Car Park
Trail Way marking:yellow