Escape the bustle of urban life cycling this 42km greenway along the Wild Atlantic Way, passing by the west of Ireland’s most dramatic mountains with magnificent views of Clew Bay and its many islands. Available all year. Min 1, Max 50.
Come cycle the 42km Great Western Greenway in county Mayo, the longest off- road walking and cycling trail in Ireland. The world class Great Western Greenway is a traffic free cycling and walking trail, which follows the route of the renowned Westport to Achill railway which closed in 1937.
The Greenway traverses Ireland’s Atlantic coast between Westport town and Achill Island and visits the picturesque villages of Newport and Mulranny. It passes by some of the West of Ireland’s most dramatic mountains and offers magnificent views of Clew Bay and its many islands. Bikes available: Hybrid, electric, children and Canadian buggy.
- Bike hire, - Hi Viz vests · Lock per bike; · Helmet; · Self-guided routes and maps; · Emergency backup vehicle.
It is advisable to bring appropriate warm, rain and windproof gear as weather is very changeable. Sun glasses, water/refreshments, camera and sun block. What to wear: Clothes and footwear appropriate for cycling a bicycle.