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Cannon Sheehan Walk - Ballyhoura Walking Festival 2021

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Canon Sheehan Loop (Glenanair Forest)

Canon Sheehan Loop

Glenanaar Car Park

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Follow glorious forest tracks, woodland paths and riverbank through Glenanaar Forest and along the banks of the Ogeen River .

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This loop owes its name to Canon Patrick Augustine Sheehan (1852-1913) a cleric and writer invariably referred to as Canon Sheehan of Doneraile, mainly because he wrote almost all of his major works while he was there as Parish Priest. The starting point of this loop gives its name to one of Canon Sheehan's most famous works - a novel titled Glenanaar.

o Starting Point: Glenanaar Forest Car Park

o Distance: 7km | 1 - 1.5 hrs | Easy

o Transport to the starting point available

o Eileen Hurley (Ballyhoura Bears Walking Club)

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Canon Sheehan Loop (Glenanair Forest)

Canon Sheehan Loop

Glenanaar Car Park

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Situated at the crossroads of Munster, on the borders of counties Limerick, Cork & Tipperary, Ballyhoura Country is an area of undulating green pastures, woodlands, hills and mountains. The ancient and unspoilt landscape, an abundance of significant heritage sites, thrilling outdoor activities and friendly people make it the perfect place to discover rural Ireland.

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