Rothar Routes

Cycle routes & pilgrim journeys in Ireland and Europe …..

Barow & Grand Canal

Nephews and nieces below Ballytiglea bridge

Nephews and nieces below Ballytiglea bridge

Did you know it’s possible to cycle over 90 miles off road, along the Banks of the Barrow and the Grand Canal from St Mullins to Grand Canal Basin in Dublin?

I did it a couple of weeks ago. What a great route!

Plans have been made by Waterways Ireland and various other bodies to upgrade the Barrow track to a bike path. I hope they proceed with caution as what we have cannot be replaced if undone in the name of ‘progress’.


2 Responses to “Barow & Grand Canal”

  1. tesskitchen1

    This is something i would love to do, especially if there was the prospect of a nice cold glass of Sauvignon Blanc at the end! cheers, tess x


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