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The Great Western Greenway

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Address: The Green The Green Civic Offices | Altamont Street, Westport, Ireland
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Westport to Achill Greenway and Westport's Skateparlk

I've both cycled parts of the Western Greenway and encouraged visitors from all over the world to use it. It really is a great idea and shows Ireland's commitment to sustainable... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 16 July 2011
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2011

Disused railway line remodled! Almost flat. Mainly off road. (Hopefully fully off road soon! ) I am a physically challanged Granny using an adult tricycle (bad balance and hard of hearing) and I cycle the Greenway regularly. Great views of Mayo's Clew Bay and NephinBeg mts, plus North Mayo. Wonderful freedom...My rating only stops short of EXCELLENT because of still... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2011

I've both cycled parts of the Western Greenway and encouraged visitors from all over the world to use it. It really is a great idea and shows Ireland's commitment to sustainable tourism at it's best. My son lives on the adjoining Skate Park, meeting friends and visitors alike. Great activity for younger teens, learning the art of balance and body... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2011

The old railway line that ran from Achill Island to Westport and beyond via Mulranny and Newport has been turned into a fantastic resource as an off road walking and cycling trail. It's the longest cycling trail in Ireland and the plan is to skirt Clew Bay from one end to the other eventually. The section from Achill to Burrischoole... More 

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