Cycling

Cycling Holidays in County Offaly

Cycling enthusiasts can be guaranteed a great offering of cycling trails and routes throughout County Offaly. Ideally placed at Shannon Harbour, The Harbour Master’s House B&B offer their guests every modern convenience and comfort for a memorable cycling holiday in Ireland.

There is a path from Dublin to Shannon Harbour along the the banks of the canal which can be cycled and it takes in some of the most beautiful countryside.

Lough Boora parklands and Portumna forest park offer some easy mountain biking trails while the Kinnity mountains can provide thrills for the more experienced mountain biker.

The Harbour Masters offer the following to make a cyclists stay more comfortable:

• Drying rooms for all outdoor gear

• Packed lunches available & fridges for storage

• Laundry Facilities – Self Service

• Secure car parking and shelter for bicycles

• Range of local knowledge and maps

Offaly County Council and Shannon Development have developed cycle routes – See Shannon Region Trails.

The Pilgrim’s Road from Ballycumber to Clonmacnoise has been marked as a cycle route. Download Pilgrim’s Road map.

For more details on Biking in Kinnity see Slieve Bloom website.