Treks provide you with the opportunity to sample a section of each one of the Ways.
They are of 4-5hr duration and travel from one trailhead to another.
With unique landscapes and views each trek is special in its own way offering the walker a
scenic view of Laois and Offaly.
Each of the four ways has their own treks which can be broken into different trails.
There are four treks that start at a one trailhead and finish at a different one.
The four treks include:
- Trek 1 - Glenbarrow to Clonaslee
Trek 1 - High Resolution
- Trek 2 - Clonaslee to Cadamstown
Trek 2 - High Resolution
- Trek 3 - Cadamstown to Kinnitty
Trek 3 - High Resolution
- Trek 4 - Kilcormac to Cadamstown
Trek 4 - High Resolution
Grand Canal Way
The Grand Canal Way offers walkers a unique experience that includes walking along the picturesque canals in Offaly.
It is divided here into 9 sections each representing a half days walking.
The trail starts at the Lucan Road Bridge and ends at Shannon Harbour
Slí Mor (Pilgrams Path)
The Slí Mor offers walkers a unique experience to view some of beautiful landscapes and countryside.
Walkers will be given a chance to view some unique heritage, the Esker Riada and elevated views
of bog landscapes which are rich in wild flowers and insect life.