Bolus Head Loop Walk, Kerry

  • Author:ActiveME
  • Created: December 15, 2012
  • Updated: February 12, 2018
Location: Kerry
  • DistanceInstructions
  • Distance9.38 km
  • Time0 s
  • Speed0.0 km/h
  • Min altitude43 m
  • Peak269 m
  • Climb328 m
  • Descent333 m

The Bolus Loop Walk is a moderate 2.5 hour (7.5 km) scenic coastal walking route near the village of Ballinskelligs in county Kerry in the beautiful south west of Ireland. This walk starts from the car park at monument to the American Liberator, which crashed off the Skelligs in 1944. The walk is easy follow on our maps and App but follow the purple arrows through gates,over styles, over streams and along the slopes of Bolus mountain. There are superb views of the Skellig Rocks and the Atlantic Ocean from here and there a high cliffs alongside the path so careful. From here you follow the purple arrows and return via the Green Road.

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