Walking Routes

A series of walks through different localities within the Terryland Forest Park. The walks are available as MapMyWalk  mobile apps.

Red Route
Distance: 1.43 km

Start/End point: Terryland Forest Park gate entrance beside the new traffic junction on the Headford Road and adjacent to Currys store in the Galway Retail Park.

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Green Route
Distance: 4.07km

Start/End point: Park gate entrance between Dunnes Stores and the new traffic junction on the Headford Road as it goes over the Terryland River.
The trail crosses a road twice. 

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Blue Route
Distance: 1.11km

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Purple Route
Distance: 5.60km 

Start/End point: At the base of old railway embankment and near to the Woodquay entrance of the Plots sports playing pitch on the Dyke Road.
The trail follows a route along the pathway on the dyke wall, on pass Terryland Castle and direcly opposite Jordan's Island before reversing to go under the Quincentennial Bridge to climb up the steps to enter the Terryland Forest Park from the Quincentennial Bridge Road. Circumnavitage this section of the park before retracing one's steps to return to the start point at the Plots.

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A larger version of the Terryland Forest Park catchment area providing detailed information on flora, fauna and social history can be accessed by clicking here