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Ballina to Sligo Cycle

Riding beside Lough Easky

If you want to get away from it all you have come to the right place – magnificent Mayo.

This ride goes through one of the remotest and emptiest parts of the country.

Distance: 77km
Climbing: 670m
Difficulty: average

Mulranny – Ceide Fields – Ballina Cycle

The road to Ballycroy

This ride is the long way to get to Ballina, but that means you get to see some of the wildest, most remote Mayo countryside.

Ceide Fields is the most extensive Stone Age site in the world and lies very far from the tourist path.

Distance: 105km
Climbing: 460m
Difficulty: hard

Cycle Mayo – Westport to Ballina

The road through Furnace

Cycle Mayo – this route takes you north from Westport through Newport and then into the remote Mayo countryside.

You travel through the townland of Furnace and past Lough Feeagh into a region withoutservices before riding along the foot of the majestic Nephin outside Crossmolina and continuing on to Ballina.

Distance: 72km
Climbing: 465m
Difficulty: average