Sheeps Head Way, West Cork Walking Trail Ireland

DAY 1: Arrival in Bantry

From your point of arrival, use the public transport information we provide to make the journey to Bantry.

DAY 2: Bantry - Glanlough

Distance 16km • Approximate Walking Time 4 - 6 hours • Ascent (↑) 370m

Walk through the grounds of Bantry House before quiet farm roads lead you uphill to a beautiful ridge walk with stunning views over both sides of the Peninsula.

DAY 3: Glanlough - Cahergal

17 km • 4 - 6 hours • (↑) 460m

Today you have the chance to climb to Seefin - the highest point on the Peninsula at 345m. Sit down and watch the Beara Peninsula and the Mizen Head Peninsula stretch out into the Atlantic Ocean.

DAY 4: Cahergal - Kilcrohane

23km • 6 - 8 hours • (↑) 590m

To the end of the world and back! The