Tag Archives:Annascaul

The Week that was on 2 wheels.

Posted: May 6, 2015 · By: Dave Elton · Comments: 0

West Kerry is good for the soul. Well here we are into May and the year seems to be moving at a similar pace to a Mark Cavendish Tour de France finish. [...]

#fitforfeb week 3

Posted: February 23, 2015 · By: Dave Elton · Comments: 0

A week of 2 halves! The 3rd week started out very sluggish, with Sunday being an awful day of constant rain. When it finally dawned on me it wasn't going to stop, it was all about using up the final hours of day light and trotting around for 8 km until I could embrace the sanctuary of a warm house. [...]

Camp -> Annascaul-> Castlemaine -> Tralee

Posted: December 22, 2009 · By: Donnacha Clifford · Comments: 0

This 76k/47mi. route is one only to be cycled those who are up for a challenge. This can be quite a testing spin which offers a large variety as well as the possibility of dealing with prevailing unsheltered atlantic winds for sustained periods. The route follows the Dingle road out of Tralee out past Blennerville and it is this road in particular that can be quite exposed depending upon the wind factor. The next port of call is Camp after about 16K, whereby the road to Annascaul is followed. Here begins a noteworthy climb called Gean na [...]