Sligo Walks – Lissadell

Lissadell Beach

Still on my Wild Atlantic Wayfarer project (in conjunction with the Hawk’s Well Theatre and LookWest), this time it was off for a walk along Lissadell beach, Sligo. It’s a lovely flat walk, so suitable for all abilities.

sea pink flower

There was no one else around when I was there so I had a lovely peaceful walk just accompanied by the seagulls.

Lissadell Beach

I’m told there is a bird hide near the beach but I’ve yet to find it. I’m not great with directions anyway – but I’m hopeful I’ll get there one day.

Ruins on Lissadell Beach

At the far end of the beach is a little ruined building. I’ve been told before that this is the old changing room for swimmers but I’m not sure if that’s correct. So if anyone knows for sure can you let me know please?

Old building at Lissadell

So if you are looking for a nice easy coastal walk with a lovely view of Benbulben, Lissadell could be a nice one for you.

Benulben mountain

You can read more about this walk and others on the Sligo Walks website.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s