Sliabh Liag Cliff Top Path to Trig Point

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Slieve League Cliffs (or Sliabh Liag in Gaelic), situated on the south west coast of County Donegal, are said to be the one of the highest and finest marine cliffs in Europe. There are terrific views of the Atlantic Ocean, the Sligo Mountains and Donegal Bay as you walk towards the terrifyingly high top of Sliabh Liag, where the cliff face of Bunglas rises over 600m above the raging ocean. Due to the terrain and open cliffs this is classed as a strenuous walk.
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Sliabh Liag Cliff Top Path to Trig Point

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    County Donegal

    Distance 3.3 miles

    OS Map OSI Discovery series sheet no. 10

    Terrain Paved road, some path & steps, open mountain/bog with very steep cliffs!

    Nearest Town Carrick

    Route Shape Linear

    Grid Reference G571 755

    Route Type Coastal

    Route Description
    This route is not waymarked, there has been some path work done at the start of route from the viewing platform.
    Point of Interest
    Scenery, WWII sign EIRE 71, Atlantic cliffs, OS Trig Point
    Public transport
    Limited Local Link connection to Carrick and privately run shuttle bus to Sliabh Liag by Haughey Coaches, Teelin.
    Dog Policy
    No dogs please
    Limited services in Teelin, full services in Carrick, Bank services Killybegs