Barraboy Mountain to Priests Leap Loop Walk, Cork

  • Author:ActiveME
  • Created: November 1, 2012
  • Updated: December 12, 2017
Location: Kerry
  • DistanceInstructions
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  • Distance24.78 km
  • Time0 s
  • Speed0.0 km/h
  • Min altitude74 m
  • Peak511 m
  • Climb682 m
  • Descent682 m

This loop walk from Bunane along the Barraboy Mountain Ridge to Priests Leap is a wonderful moderate to strenuous 6 to 8 hour (18 km) loop walk in west Cork, in the south west of Ireland. This walk follows quiest back roads up to the Barraboy Ridge (approx 450m) where you travel accross the entire mountain ridge with only a slight height gain along the entire length to Priests Leap at approximately 480m. This ridge walk takes in the summit of Barraboy Mountain at 456m and ends at the remote Priests Leap.

Priests Leap looking west, Cork c.RichardWebb_ccl

Use our Map of Ireland and Sat Nav tool to get directions to the start point and our detailed route map and GPS on our ActiveME App to find and follow the walking route live on screen and keep on track.  At all times, our maps and App should be used in conjunction proper map and compass navigation techniques.

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This loop walk from Bunane along the Barraboy Mountain Ridge to Priests Leap is a wonderful moderate to strenuous 6 to 8 hour (18 km) loop walk in west Cork, in the south west of Ireland. This walk follows quiest back roads up to the Barraboy Ridge (approx 450m) where you travel accross the entire mountain ridge with only a slight height gain along the entire length to Priests Leap at approximately 480m. This ridge walk takes in the summit of Barraboy Mountain at 456m and ends at the remote Priests Leap.

Priests Leap looking west, Cork c.RichardWebb_ccl

Use our Map of Ireland and Sat Nav tool to get directions to the start point and our detailed route map and GPS on our ActiveME App to find and follow the walking route live on screen and keep on track.  At all times, our maps and App should be used in conjunction proper map and compass navigation techniques.

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