Bunclody – Kilbrannish coillte logo

Good to Know

Sat Nav: 52.65616, -6.753040

OSI Discovery Map Series: 68

Grid Reference: S846 568

Guided Tours: N

Parking: Y

Kilbrannish has two waymarked looped walks which are part of the Blackstairs Mountain Range whose highest point is Mountain Leinster (796 metres). These trails have beautiful views of the Clody Valley and the South Leinster way.

 Bunclody Kilbrannish Map image

Don’t Miss

  • Views of Counties Wexford, Carlow and Wicklow.
  • All kinds of native wildlife, such as Irish hare, fox, badger, Peregrine falcon, hen harrier raven.

Trail

Distance

Ascent

Walking time

Waymarking

Grade

Windmill Loop

3 km (1.9 miles)

70m

1 hr

Green

Easy

Kilbrannish Loop

5km (3.1 miles)

130m

1 hour 45 min

Purple

Easy

Distance: 3km (1.9 miles)
Ascent: 70m
Walking time: 1hr
Waymarking: Green
Grade Easy

Distance : 5km (3.1 miles)
Ascent : 130m
Walking time: 1hr 45min
Waymarking: Purple
Grade: Easy

Getting Here

From Bunclody head north on the N80 for 300m, turn left onto Barker’s Road opposite Glanbia Co-op (sign posted Myshall L2026) After 7km, car park on the right.