Kerry Head Loop (Cycle) Trail 1


Journalist and reporter, Paschal Sheehy walks the Kerry Head, beginning and finishing his journey at Ballyheigue beach. He also strolls through the forests of Glanageenty, where he is met by John Lenihan, the man who designed the walk.


Paschal Sheehy

Journalist and reporter Paschal Sheehy has chosen to walk and cycle two routes in his native County Kerry. Paschal's first journey sees him cycling North from Tralee, to the seaside village of Ballyheigue, where he will then complete the dramatic nine kilometres coastal route of the North Kerry Way.

Easy national waymarked trail

This section is 20km

Estimated Time
This can be broken into different lengths, it is completed here by path and by bike and takes 3 hours

Terrain underfoot
Footpath, towpath, road

Total Height Climbed

Suitable for
Everyone depending on length and activity chosen

Dogs under effective control allowed, please always clean up after your dog.