The Cavan Way Walking Trail – Stage 1 Dowra to Source of Shannon, Cavan

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  • Created: March 19, 2013
  • Updated: December 12, 2017
Location: Cavan
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  • Distance14.34 km
  • Time0 s
  • Speed0.0 km/h
  • Min altitude54 m
  • Peak103 m
  • Climb116 m
  • Descent68 m

Stage 1 of the Cavan Way is a moderate 3 hour gentle 10.5km walking trail starting from the village of Dowra. Travelling northward on country paths you reach the source of the River Shannon, the magical Shannon Pot.

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