Family Walks at Lough Key
Lough Key has a number of walking trails that have been graded to suit all abilities. Before you travel, download the walking path map and decide on the route that best fits your family.
Here are some of the fun trails to enjoy with kids:
#1. Drumman’s Island Walking Trail and Fairy Bridge
The Drumman’s Island Trail will take you along the shores of the lake and to the quiter reaches of the forest park. Along the route you will cross two bridges, Drumman’s Bridge and then reach the magical Fairy Bridge.
Drumman’s Island Trail is a loop walk of 3.5kms and has been graded easy with multi-access.
#2. Miners Way Historical Walking Trail
The Miners Way Historical Trail is part of a longer Miners Way walking route. This is a great walking route for families who want to get back to nature as it takes you into the heart of Lough Key Forest Park.
Here you will find majestic red cedar trees along with Norway spruce, evergreen oak, lime, ash and beech trees. Look out for birds, squirrels and other wildlife along the way.
The Miners Way route is 4.2kms and has been graded easy