Sliabh Liag and Pilgrim’s Path Loop

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Combining the spectacular cliff top path from Bunglass with the ancient pilgrimage to the ruins of McBric's church and well. This hike blends breathtaking views, sheer open cliffs with wild untamed nature and ancient history. Due to the terrain and open cliffs this is classed as a strenuous walk.
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    County Donegal

    Distance 8.1 miles

    OS Map OSI Discovery series sheet no. 10

    Terrain Paved Road, some path & steps, open mountain/bog with very steep cliffs(!), rough track, Green road

    Nearest Town Carrick

    Route Shape Circular

    Grid Reference G577 780

    Route Type Coastal

    Route Description
    The circular walk is not signposted. The Pilgrims Path is waymarked with yellow paint on rocks and posts from plateau on to path.
    Point of Interest
    Scenery, WWII sign EIRE 71, Atlantic cliffs, OS Trig Point, St. Bric’s Church & Well (ruins), Bird watching
    Public transport
    Privately run Sliabh Liag shuttle bus by Haughey Coaches, Teelin
    Dog Policy
    No dogs please
    Limited services in Teelin, full services in Carrick, Bank services Killybegs