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Ballyhoura Mountain Bike Trail

Ballyhoura Forest | Ardpatrick, Kilmallock, Ireland
+353 87 271 7330
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Fantastic day out

20 mins drive from mitchelstown look our for the trailriders signpost. You will need 5 x 1euro... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Graham H
Cork, Ireland
Good trails

Some very good flowing trails. Particularly the 'technical loops' had me pumping and whooping the... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Ballyhoura Forest | Ardpatrick, Kilmallock, Ireland
+353 87 271 7330
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

20 mins drive from mitchelstown look our for the trailriders signpost. You will need 5 x 1euro coins to get into the car park (The only thing you have to pay for). You can bring your own bike or Look up trailriders & book your...More

Thank Graham H
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Some very good flowing trails. Particularly the 'technical loops' had me pumping and whooping the whole way down. Everything was rollable (good or bad depending on perspective I guess) There's not a lot of evaluation, so it's not as steep as I'm used to, both...More

Thank Aimlesskev
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Three of us rode the white route and for our beginner/intermediate level of ability the trail was perfect. Very difficult climbs in sections but the technical level was moderate so we could move along. The trail was very well maintained with lots of variation in...More

Thank Itinerant_Foodies
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Great trails although we weren't sure on the route we chose (on a whim). Our bad planning was our downfall as we eventually ended up on the red route!! OMG, I thought the trail would never end, and did lose my sense of humour towards...More

Thank Ydv74
Reviewed 12 April 2017

A blast - a serious amount of trail development has gone on here since I last visited, and If your in this part of the woods I would strongly recommend a visit. Secure carpark, €5 admission, but facilities include changing room with showers, bike wash...More

Thank BP C
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

The track is well laid out with various difficulty routes. There are incredible scenic views of the Ballyhoura mountains from the top. Showers and parking are also available.

Thank Dmitry O
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

A very challenging route and a very well organised cycle challenge. I would definitely return again. Great fun, company, a hot cup of tea & sandwiches after were most welcomed. Great facilities at the Ballyhoura MTB trails. Thank you.

Thank Kareenaos
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Live there ballyhoura never been there until October this year. Beautiful area for cycling or walking. We walked for hours just beautiful

Thank del_k6
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Family outing to Ballyhoura today with 2 teenagers and 11 yr old. Wasn't sure what to expect as it was last minute decision to travel. Easy to find just outside Ardpatrick. We had four mountain bikes and rented one! Vy nice lads operating bike rental...More

Thank mon1973
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent trails. Safe parking (€5). Showers & shop. Could do with a little cafe! Really sound lad running things while we were there. Did the White Trail on Saturday and it was really enjoyable. 35K with a little bit of everything...nothing really technical. Did the...More

Thank Thomas M
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