Downpatrick Head Loop Walk is a spectacular walk along this famous heritage site located 5km north of Ballycastle village in North Mayo. Experience unrivalled views of the Stags of Broadhaven and the Dún Briste sea-stack.
Walk Map and Information
Location: Downpatrick Head
Start / Finish / Trailhead: Carpark at Downpatrick Head
GPS Location: 54.323760, -9.343749
Estimated Time: Allow up to 1 hour
Total Ascent: 23m
Maximum Elevation: 37m
Terrain: Grass tracks and gravel path
Trail Waymarking: Black Post 1 metre high with a Green travel arrow highlighted
Level of Difficulty: Easy – beware of dangerous cliff edge Children should be supervised at all times
Map Reference: OS Discovery Series 23
Minimum Gear: Sturdy walking shoes / boots, waterproofs, mobile phone, snacks & fluids
Read more about walking here in this article from the Irish Times.