Tag Archives:Ballybunion

It’s warm up North…seaside and hurling.

Posted: October 11, 2014 · By: Dave Elton · Comments: 0

Tralee-Listowel-Ballybunion-Ballyduff-Causeway-Ardfert-Tralee The Nitty Gritty: Route: Tralee-Listowel-Ballybunion-Ballyduff-Causeway-Ardfert-Tralee Distance: 85 Km Height gain: 530 Metres Difficulty: 6/10 Details: Leaving Tralee via Oak Park on the old part of the N69, direction Listowel, you get most of the climbing for this route done as you leave Tralee. Cross the roundabout for the new ring road and head North towards Listowel and Tarbert. This is the main road but is greatly improved and quite a fast road to Listowel. On [...]

Slí Trá Lí

Posted: August 17, 2011 · By: Donnacha Clifford · Comments: 0

The 2011 Tralee Cycling Club Leisure Tour ‘Slí Trá Lí’ takes place on Sunday, 11th September next from Hermitage Park, Lixnaw, Co. Kerry. The club last held a leisure tour a number of years ago, and was also based in Lixnaw. There will be adequate parking available at Lixnaw’s sportsfield, and sign-on is scheduled to commence at 9a.m. The entry fee is €10, and all who wish to take part will be required to wear a helmet at all times when riding. Insurance for the event is also necessary, and anyone who does not have this can take out a [...]

Listowel -> Ballyduff -> Abbeydorney

Posted: December 29, 2009 · By: Donnacha Clifford · Comments: 0

This route is difficult to get motivated to do but rewarding when the decision and effort is made. I think it's mostly hard to get into because of the ascent out of Tralee that begins very early on in the climb, it's not that difficult however can be tough on legs or a body that are nor warmed up properly. [...]