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Muckanaght, Benfree and Benbaun Mountain Loop Walk, Galway

The Muckanaght, Benfree and Benbaun Loop Walk, Co. Galway  is the perfect route for walking enthusiasts. The 11km trail, near the beautiful town of Clifden, takes approximately 5.5 hours to complete and is considered to be of moderate to strenuous difficulty. This mountainous route leads you to the heart of the breath-taking Twelve Bens Mountains, Connemara. If walking is a serious hobby of yours, this loop walk is a challenging and wonderful day out.

The Magic of Connemara

The route leads you to the peaks of the three mountains, Mukanaught at 654m, Benfree at 638m and the highest of Benbaun at 729m. The views from these heights are truly stunning and will take your breath away. The magic of Connemara is undeniable once you experience this route as there is so much natural beauty along the trail, including the various flora and fauna. The tranquility of the area is the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. This loop walk is a little slice of heaven for walkers.

Walkers Welcome B&Bs

In order to make the most of your walking vacation, choosing the right accommodation is key. Walkers Welcome B&Bs are the perfect solution as they cater for all your walking needs. Hosts will be more than happy to provide any necessary information on all the trails in the locality. Galway B&Bs are known for their hospitality, comfort and luxury, helping to make your visit that little bit more special. So what are you waiting for? Pack your hiking boots and head to Galway this summer for a memorable and enjoyable experience!

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Posted: 19 May 2014 by Claire Regan | with 0 comments

Tags: Clifden Connemara, Connemara, Walking

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