The existing marked walk around Oileán Árainn Mhóir is sign posted as Slí Árainn Mhóir (part of Bealach na Gaeltachta which is a National Waymarked Way) and begins and ends at the Ferry port. The views in all directions along the walk are stunning and
the western half of the route is particularly remote.
Guide map of Slí Árainn Mhóir:
Distance: Approximately 14 kms
Time: 4 - 5 hours
Terrain: Quiet roads, rough track,
Please note: Although the route is graded only moderate, it can be isolated in places, appropriate clothing and footwear should be worn, and consideration given to weather conditions likely to be
For further information:
Further information regarding walking on Oileán Árainn Mhóir, can be obtained by contacting the Arranmore Island Development Co-op
on 074 9520533/9520995.
For general information on walking in County Donegal, contact Fáilte Ireland North West on 074 9121160 or visit www.walkingdonegal.ie or