Dingle Hillwalking Club

Beautiful landscape view on hillwalking route Loch Shliabh an Iolair - Sliabh an Iolair - Fán

Cruach Mhárthain & Sliabh an Iolair

  • Grade: B-
  • Length: 13 km
  • Duration: 5-5.5 hours
  • Height gain: 760 m
  • Extension Option n/a

Start Point: The Blasket Centre Car Park, Dún Chaoin (R559) @ O.S. Map 70 Q 315 007

Route: Leaving the visitor centre take the road and then the track leading to the site of the Ryan’s Daughter village and then climb up onto Cruach Mhárthain. Descend to mast at Mám Clasach and follow road to track leading to Mount Eagle. Take track to Mount Eagle and then descend to Slea Head via Binn an Choma. Finally follow the Dingle Way back to Tigh Slea Head.