Cycle Loop 2
49 KILOMETRES, 3.5-4.5 HOURS
Start : An Muileann Cearr – Mullingar
On this historic route along the Táin Trail, you will follow in the steps of ancient Irish warriors who travelled east to capture the Brown Bull of Cooley in the legend of Táin Bó Cuailgne. Cross the Royal Canal at Coolnahay and cycle over rolling hills to the village of Castletown- Geoghegan. Return by Lilliput and Ballinea meeting up with the Royal Canal again on your journey back in to Mullingar.