Walks in County Kilkenny

Kilkenny is a landlocked county in the southeast of Ireland. It is one of twelve counties which together comprise the province of Leinster. Kilkenny shares boundaries with five other counties – three of which are also in Leinster (Laois, Carlow and Wexford) and two in Munster (Waterford and Tipperary). The County High Point of Kilkenny is on the 515m summit of Brandon Hill.

Route location map (walk start points):

The map below shows start points for published walking routes in the county. Click a marker on the map for more information.

  View expanded version in Google Maps


Walking guidebooks for County Kilkenny:

  Ireland's County High Points - A Walking Guide

  Hiking in Ireland

  Walking in Ireland

  The Irish Coast to Coast Walk


Online walking resources for County Kilkenny:

  Irish Trails

  walkingroutes.ie