N e p h i n

M a y o

w a l k i n g t r a i l

Nephin is a stand alone mountain in North Co. Mayo.

It is a challenging hike giving walkers a 360┬░view of Mayo and surrounding counties.

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N e p h i n

W A L K I  N G T R A I L

DIRECTIONS

Travel from Crossmolina to Lahardane on the R315 for 7km. Take the first turn right after the 50km sign.

From Castlebar take the R310 towards Pontoon and Crossmolina, on leaving Lahardane look for the green Nephin sign and turn left.

Continue for 4km to the car park. Cross the road and continue towards the forest for an enjoyable, challenging climb.

THE ROUTE

The total distance of the route is approx. 8km round trip and the walking time is about 4 hours to 6 hours depending on your ability. The terrain toward the summit is rough ground that consist of loose stone and shale.

BE PREPARED

The weather can change quickly so it is important to have suitable clothing and footwear. Bring water and some food.