Hillside Walks. Sheepshead Peninsula55 Votes Currently Open
- Address: seamount glenlough west, Bantry, Co. Cork, Ireland, Ahakista
- Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
- Phone: +353-2761226
- Tags: Trail, Waterfront, View Point, Family And Kids, Nature
The Sheep's Head Peninsula has a rough charm to it – and yes, there are plenty of sheep. The road west from Durrus passes through Ahakista, which has a few pubs. At the back, it has flowering gardens which go down to the waterfront. Beyond Ahakista the landscape gets more barren and rocky as the road gets narrower and harder. A link road with terrific views, called the Goat's Path Rd, runs between Kilcrohane and Gortnakilly (on the south and north coast’s respectively) over the western flank of Mt. Seefin (345m), which offers an exhilarating 1 km stride to the summit.
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