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Walking & Hiking in Donegal


Pull on a pair of walking boots, point yourself in any direction you like and feel the wilderness speak to you. The walking experience in County Donegal is second to none. From our Waymarked Ways, National Looped Walks, Coastal Paths and Island Loops, County Donegal is a walkers mecca!

Donegal Trails Office

Donegal Trails Office,Letterkenny PSC,Letterkenny

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Donegal Trails Office works closely with other relevant agencies and community groups in the maintenance and development of walking, cycling and hiking routes in Co. Donegal. Based in Letterkenny PSC we work through Donegal County Council to provide assistance and support to community groups and the general public in the provision of a sustainable paths & trails infrastructure.

Donegal County Council provides the public liability insurance through the National Trails Office on a number of our National Waymarked trails and looped walks.

We assist groups with funding applications and provide some maintenance support to existing paths and trails in co-operation with other relevant agencies.

Donegal Trails Office works closely with Donegal Tourism to support and develop our tourism industry locally through the promotion of walking, hiking and cycling as an outdoor recreation.

We also do a number of visitor monitoring exercises on key projects in the county and this data is provided through Donegal County Council to the relevant agencies including Failte Ireland.

We are currently developing a strategy and delivery model for Greenway development in Donegal and on a cross-border basis.

For further information or any other queries, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Francis Conaghan

Paths & Trails Development Officer

Donegal Trails Office

Donegal County Council

Letterkenny PSC

P: +353 (0)74 91 53 900 Mobile: +353 (0)87 2371219

E: fconaghan@donegaltrailsoffice.com


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Opening Hours

Monday-Friday 8:30am-5:00pm


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