WALK SLIEVE BLOOMS, CO LAOIS
Start: from Mountrath follow the signs for the Slieve Bloom Mountains and then Clonaslee. Park at Monicknew Carpark. Time: 4.5 hours. Allow an extra hour if you must walk the quiet public road back to Monicknew. Suitability: a mostly unchallenging circuit offering much walker friendly terrain but including some tedious moorland, so wear boots. Map: Discovery Sheet 54.