Category Archives: South Kerry

cycling in south kerry

Re-discovering Kerry by bike 2015

Posted: December 23, 2014 · By: Dave Elton · Comments: 0

69 towns, villages and townlands.....My cycling target for 2015 With the New Year comes new ideas and new challenges. Sadly for myself it looks like I'll be back on the human scrapheap...opppsss...sorry..... live register come the middle of January. This isn't going to get me down! so between trying to find a job I plan to "get on my bike"....and reel off these wonderful places in Kerry. This is something similar to a project I did about 3 years ago. There are a few new places on the list as well as the more established. The simple rule [...]

Another mild winter spin

Posted: December 1, 2014 · By: Dave Elton · Comments: 0

Tralee-Killarney-Listry-Milltown-Castlemaine-Tralee The Nitty Gritty: Route: Tralee-Killarney-Listry-Milltown-Castlemaine-Tralee Distance: 78km Height gain: 510 metres Difficulty: 5/10 Details: Cycling out to Killarney on the N 22 isn't always our groups favourite route. It's a busy road at times and quite predictable but for a diverse group we worked it very well together. With a few regulars missing, one new rider and two or three coming into the fray after a few weeks out, I was fearing a difficult day for the group. But we [...]