Phoenix Park Trail 2


Radio presenter John Murray visits the Phoenix Park in the heart of Dublin, which is the largest city centre park in Europe. John explores interesting and historical parts of the park.


John Murray

As John continues on his cycle in the Phoneix parrk, he passes through the Furry Glen, passing a large herd of deer, continuing on to The Magazine Fort. As John heads back to the People's Garden he ends his trip around the Park with a cup of coffee , a visit to the second oldest Cricket Club in the world, and finally the polo club. In all, there are 30km of footpaths, 14km of cycle lanes, 22 km of roads and 11km of a perimeter walk.

Easy national waymarked trail

This section is 14km

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

Terrain underfoot
Footpath, towpath, trail.

Total Height Climbed

Suitable for
Everyone depending on length and activity chosen.

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