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Kilbeg Trail from Muckross House & Gardens

The National Park Dromyrourk Killarney


Walk to the Lakeshore alongthe path leaveing Muckhouss behind you. Look for the stone plaque 'Arthur Young Trail'  and enter through the swinging pedestrian-only gate. As you cross the field to the gateway directly opposite, you will see marker No.1. Notice the mature oak trees on your left. Their spreading branches indicate that they have grown in open space and not in a woodland habitat. For a more detailed link about this trail and the beautiful landscapes, flora and geology check out the website link Kerry Gems! 

There is free car parking at Muckross House. Check sign in carpark for closing time of entrance gates. 

  • Distance: 2.50 kms/1.5mi, allow 1-2 hours
  • Accessibility: Foot
  • Difficulty: Easy (paths which includes some rough ground over limestone rocks)

Leave only your footprints behind!