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Mountain Biking

Welcome to the Ballyhoura Mountain Bike Trails

The largest trail network of its kind in Ireland. 98 km of trails including forest road climbs, tight twisty singletrack with loads of ups and downs, board walk, tight turns and technical rocky bits are guaranteed to leave you smiling.

The trails range from the moderate 6 km Greenwood loop to the demanding Castlepook loop, over 50 km in length!

Facilities at the trail head include map boards, car parking, toilets, showers and bike wash facilities. On arrival there is a secure car park with monitored CCTV cameras. There are also snacks and tea and coffee available for a reasonable price.

Trail accommodation and good food are available locally.For bike hire contact www.trailriders.ie or call 087 271 7330

Coillte Trails Page: www.coillteoutdoors.ie/sites_and_trails/

There is a pay barrier at this Forest Park.
Parking Fee: €5.00 Per Car (Coins Only) Annual Access Card €40.00
The Annual Access Card is valid for all Forest Parks listed on our website
For more info on the Annual Access Cards, go here: www.coillteoutdoors.ie/access-cards

#FindYourTrail – Press Release

Today the Irish Sports Council launched a digital Video #FindYourTrail to encourage people of all ages and ability to enjoy the great Irish outdoors. Recreational trails help people to enjoy the outdoors and facilitate, promote and manage a range of outdoor activities... read more

Facilities at Ballyhoura Mountain Bike Park

Facilities at the trail head include  map boards, car parking, toilets, showers and bike wash facilities. There is also state of the art changing rooms and picnic tables. On arrival there is a secure car park 5e in coins charge or annual pass from Coillte available)... read more

TrailRiders Ballyhoura MTB Hire

Trailriders are Ireland’s original mountain bike specialists. Established at the Ballyhoura trailhead/car park since the trails originated in 2007. We have the largest and newest fleet of Cube, Lapierre and BMC  mountain bikes. All bikes are less than 4 months... read more