Blueway Family Cycle

bike hire in Leitrim

If you’re looking for a scenic cycle you can do together, consider exploring the wonders of the Shannon Blueway with 30 km of traffic free cycling.

A fun family cycling experience Enjoy a wonderful traffic-free cycle around beautiful Leitrim where you can get some gentle exercise within the heart of the Irish countryside.

The Shannon Blueway is a beautiful 20km round trip between Leitrim Village and Drumshanbo Village and is perfect for any family holiday getaway.

It’s a traffic-free cycling experience that is safe, easy-going and fun for all the family.

Stop at Acres Lake Amenity Area in Drumshanbo for some refreshments at Jennys Tea Room or stop a while at the lake side while the kids get rid of any excess energy in the playground. In the summer months between June and August there is an open air heated swimming pool at Acres Lake Amenity Area so consider bringing your togs.

Take a look at the Shannon Erne Blueway, a 10 km round trip along the Shannon Erne Waterway. It’s the newest addition to our traffic free cycling routes and you can leave straight from our base in Leitrim Village.

Check out the traditional style Sheemore Bar and Grocery Shop at Kilclare Lock before making your return trip.

bike hire in Leitrim

Great way to Spend a day

It was the first week opening up after Covid19. We had booked a holiday in Riverhaven log Cabins, Co. Roscommon and wanted to explore the Shannon Blueway. Luckily Electric Bike Trails had opened back up. The set-up is so professional.
bike hire in Leitrim


Fantastic day trip

If you are cycling inclined this is the way to go. Reasonable prices and the bikes are decent (more padding please Seamus!!). We hired 2 hybrids and an electric bike (yes that’s you Mammy!!).
bike hire in Leitrim


Navan, Ireland

Great bike at Lough Key

We hired one electric bike and kid trailer at Lough Key. It was fantastic. Really nicae guy in charge and set saddle correctly. We took 3 hours and it was good value.
bike hire in Leitrim


Greystones, Ireland

Bike hire prices

Location Description Day Hire
Leitrim Village Base Adult only Electric Bike(over 16) €45
Adult 21 Gear Hybrid Bike €25
Children’s Bikes under 12 years (20 to 24 inch wheel) €12
Children’s Double Buggy €12
Child seat €5

A full day with Electric Bike Trails starts from 10 a.m. and latest return time is by 6 p.m.

*Double Buggy for children between the age of 1 to 8 years old, same price as kids bikes. Suitable for up to 2 toddlers or 1 child 4-8 year old. Child seats are also available for hire.