Discover the countrysideSelf Guided Tour

Take in the beautiful scenery of Leitrim and challenge yourself on our more difficult cycling trails. These trails are over a couple of hours long and take you through some very difficult terrain.

They’re not for the faint hearted and you’ll need a certain level of fitness to be able to conquer some of them!

If you don’t want to tackle the steep hills along these trails but still want to take in the beauty of Leitrim, then consider hiring one of our electric bikes.

They give you the extra push to get up those hills and make it easier for you to take in the breathtaking scenery of Leitrim.

Make your journey easier with an electric bike and discover the countryside with Electric Bike Trails.

Lough Allen TrailSelf Guided Tour

  • Distance: 63 km (high level of fitness is required)

  • Minimum cycle time: 6 hours

  • How hard it is: Difficult

Who is it suitable for:

Take a trip around the beautiful Lough Allen as you cycle by Sliabh An Iarainn Mountain in the east and Corry Mountain to the west.

Embrace the great outdoors as you make your way through a trail that is rich in nature and history.

Stop off along the way to take in the beauty of the lake and its many piers. The trail can be taken at any pace so it’s perfect for a memorable day out.

As you pass through the village along the way strike up a conversation with the friendly locals and sample some of the local produce.

On Corry Mountain, you’ll be greeted by the wondrous view of Lough Allen. It’s the perfect picturesque moment for a memorable photo.

After this, you’ll be heading straight through a wind farm and into many heritage sites that are full of fascinating Irish history and culture.

If you’re planning on booking a cycling holiday for you and your partner then look no further. Leitrim is the perfect place to have an adventure and stay active at the same time.

Arigna Miners TrailSelf Guided Tour

  • Distance: 39 km round trip

  • Duration: 3 hours

  • How hard it is: Difficult

Who is it suitable for:

This cycle is a wonderful trek to take either by yourself or with somebody else.

Our electric bikes take the effort out of the steep climbs on this trail but if you’re looking to push yourself, we’ve got regular bikes available too.

There are a lot of historical places to visit along this trail including megalithic tombs, a holy well, an old sweat house and so much more.

While climbing over Kilronan Mountain you’ll be met with breathtaking views of Lough Meelagh and Kilronan Castle Hotel. On the other side of your trail, you can take in the magnificent view of Lough Allen and Sliabh An Iarainn.

The trail then takes you to Arigna Village which was once a village that thrived on coal-mining. Here you can step back into history and take a tour of the mines at Arigna Mining Experience.

After Argina Village, the trail is all downhill towards Bellantra Bridge where you can stare in awe at the beauty of the River Shannon as it flows out of Lough Allen.

Your return cycle is a peaceful journey along the Shannon Blueway where you can cycle back right next to the water’s edge.

Interested in other routes you can take with your loved ones? Or perhaps you’re looking for the perfect route to cycle down for yourself?

Advice on the Kingfisher Trail available and we are always looking at new routes so watch out for our news items or join our mailing list. Contact us for more information.

Our prices

Duration Electric bikes Regular bikes
1 Day €40 €20
2 Days €70 €37
3 Days €100 €55
4 Days €120 €70
5 Days €140 €85
6 Days €160 €98
7 Days €180 €110

Multiday bike hire may be restricted during July and August so please contact us to discuss.

What’s included with the bike rental?

The following items are included with your bike rental:
1

Helmet

2

High vis

3

Bike lock

4

Repair kit

5

Pannier bag

6

Route map

Our backup service

If you get stuck anywhere along your journey, we’ll be out as quick as we can to give you a hand.

Your health and safety is our top priority which is why we’ll do our best to get you back on track if you find yourself in a difficult situation

Get in contact with us if you have any concerns about equipment delivery and collection.

Get in contact with our team today and we’ll be sure to help you out!
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