Kerry Walks

Title:  Kerry Walks

Author:  Kevin Corcoran

Publisher:  The O'Brien Press

ISBN:  9781847172334

First published:  1992

Latest revision:  2011

Summary:  Walking guidebook detailing twenty quality routes of various grades throughout County Kerry in the southwest of Ireland.

On the back cover:  The perfect walking guide to the wilderness and beauty of Kerry. Discover the landscape and wildlife of Ireland's most beautiful county with walking enthusiast and expert naturalist Kevin Corcoran. These twenty walks explore heathland and bog, Ireland's highest mountains, coastal peninsulas, beaches, islands, forests, rivers, lakes. The walks: Lough Acoose, Bray Head, Lough Currane, Derrynane, Rosbeigh, Anascaul, Ballydavid, Great Blasket Island, Mount Eagle, The Magharees, Kenmare Uplands, Barraboy Ridge. Special Killarney section: Muckross, The Paps, Mangerton, Torc Mountain, Knockreer, Old Kenmare Road, Crohane, Tomies Wood. Ideal for casual strollers, family groups, ramblers and serious walkers.

Content & credits:  160 pages. Words [by Kevin Corcoran]. No photographs. Sketched, black & white illustrations [by Kevin Corcoran]. Very basic, sketched, black & white route location and detail maps [by Kevin Corcoran].

Route location map (walk start points):


Other walking guidebooks for this area:

The area covered by this book is also dealt with by the following list of recommended titles.

  Ireland's County High Points - A Walking Guide

  Carrauntoohil & MacGillycuddy's Reeks - A Walking Guide

  Scenic Walks in Killarney - A Walking Guide

  Hiking in Ireland

  Walking in Ireland

  Best Irish Walks

  Kerry Walks

  The Mountains of Ireland

  Irish Coastal Walks

  The Irish Coast to Coast Walk


Counties covered by this book:

This guidebook contains walking routes in the following counties.

  County Cork

  County Kerry