Ballyhoura MTB – Brown Loop Trail

  • Author:ActiveME
  • Created: August 28, 2012
  • Updated: December 12, 2017
Location: Limerick
  • DistanceInstructions
  • Distance22.28 km
  • Time0 s
  • Speed0.0 km/h
  • Min altitude227 m
  • Peak380 m
  • Climb371 m
  • Descent362 m

The Ballyhoura Brown Loop also called the Mountrussel Loop trail is a moderate 2 hour (17 km) mountain bike loop trail perfect for beginners and for those with a little experience. Ballyhoura is Irelands largest and most famous MTB Trail network located in the Ballyhoura Mountains in North Cork and East Limerick, Ireland. This is the second of 5 Mountain Bike Trails and the largest network of MTB trails in Ireland. Keep an eye on the time as if it gets dark while your out its much harder! Check HERE for daylight times.

Use our Map of Ireland and Sat Nav tool to get directions to Ballyhoura and detailed maps and GPS on our ActiveME App to check where you are on the trail live on screen and keep on track.  At all times, our maps and App should be used in conjunction with proper map and compass navigation techniques.  Feel free to send us your photos and add you own star rating, comments or suggestions below.