The Colligan walk takes the walker through woodland that grows along the valley of the River Colligan, where is a wide range of tree species.
The Ardmore Cliff walk takes you around Ardmore Head and Ram Head passing the shipwreck known as Sampson.
The walk starts at Mooneys Pub on the R674. From Mooneys walk uphill past the tennis courts and stay on this road all the way to Helvick Harbour (3 km).
The area surrounding Ardmore is a nature lovers paradise. Take your time to explore our diverse flora and fauna and walk around our historic seaside village.
The first section of this walk is along a grassy but solid road by the banks of the River Brickey and ends at the ruins of Knockmaun Castle.
Part of this short walk follows the Famine Road which leads uphill from Killongford to the Famine Graveyard in Pulla.
The uniqueness of the Licky basin is due to the rapid drop of 150 m from source to outlet over a relatively short distance of 18 km. This gives rise to an ever-changing pattern of flora.