We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Keshcorran

Kesh | Ballymote, Sligo, Ireland
353-71-61201
Call
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Stunning Views but beware of steep incline

Keshcorran is the highest hill in the Bricklieve/Curlew area and is capped by a large un-opened... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2017
1907Dee
,
Sligo, Ireland
Remote village, beautiful views

What can I say, my grandfather and great grandfather was born in Knockbrack, Keash - how could this... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2017
BrenandJo
,
London
Read all 10 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“walking boots” (2 reviews)
“caves” (6 reviews)
“pinnacle” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
Kesh | Ballymote, Sligo, Ireland
CONTACT
Website
353-71-61201

Similar Things to Do in Sligo

Write a ReviewReviews (10)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Keshcorran is the highest hill in the Bricklieve/Curlew area and is capped by a large un-opened cairn which is known locally as the pinnacle. Seventeen caves are located on the western side of the mountain. According to folklore former High King of Ireland Cormac Mac...More

Thank 1907Dee
Reviewed 11 March 2017

What can I say, my grandfather and great grandfather was born in Knockbrack, Keash - how could this place not be beautiful!!

Thank BrenandJo
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Visiting Kesh Caves and surrounding mountains and countryside proves that tourist Ireland hasn't reach everywhere. This was very hard to find but meeting locals and exploring dirt roads brought us back in time. This is beautiful and amazing. We will visit Ireland many more times,...More

1  Thank gwarc2015
Reviewed 14 September 2016

These caves are accessible by walking up a steep path and then along a narrow track about a foot wide bordering a steep alebit grassy slope with a drop of about 50ft. So I found it fine as worst taht woudl happen is taht you...More

1  Thank BinDereDoneDat
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Dangerous for a wet day as the path in front of the mountain was a steep thin grass trail. The larger caves are the first ones ones in the row and are really cool to walk in through. They get smaller along the row. the...More

1  Thank Cara H
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Keshcorran was a remarkable sight to enjoy the beautiful caves and the ancient stones dividing fields up the hillside! See the top cairns of Carrowkeel from the base. Lovely walk - bring your Wellies or hiking boots.

Thank Tami K
Reviewed 27 February 2016

Keshcorran is the highest and most north-westerly peak in the Bricklieve mountains area which is part of the Curley mountains. It is located in Keash which is about 7.3 km from Ballymote in Co Sligo by way of the R295. The peak at Kilcorran pinnacle...More

Thank Inscribe
Reviewed 16 May 2015

I looked out my bedroom window growing up at this and never climbed it more to my shame. While home on a visit on a beautifully crisp winters morning I went up. Its a little steep and you need to be a little surefooted but...More

Thank slidey
Reviewed 7 June 2014

This site, would probably rate a 5, if, I had been able to find the correct path, winding up the mountain. I will have to save it for another trip.

3  Thank Kesh_grammy
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 8 hotels in Sligo
The Coach House Hotel
116 reviews
.93 km away
Temple House
191 reviews
4.69 km away
Castle Dargan
1,288 reviews
12.87 km away
Cromleach Lodge Country House Hotel
424 reviews
13.32 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Coach House
35 reviews
.93 km away
The Beehive Cafe Restaurant
24 reviews
8.98 km away
McDermott's Restaurant and Bar
78 reviews
9.69 km away
Nook
45 reviews
10.40 km away
Nearby Attractions
Eagles Flying
391 reviews
3.25 km away
Sligo Folk Park
41 reviews
9.32 km away
National Shrine of Our Lady of Knock
316 reviews
9.61 km away
O'Donnell's Pub
9 reviews
10.34 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Keshcorran staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit