Mullingar greenway

Old Rail Trail

We cycled the new Westmeath Greenway along the old Mullingar-Athlone railway line.   This is the Westmeath section of the Dublin–Galway Greenway and extends from the existing Royal Canal Greenway in Mullingar to the town of Athlone.  It will be known as the Old Rail Trail Greenway and is for recreational cyclists and walkers. The walking and cycling route is on a tarmacadam surface and is … Continue reading Old Rail Trail

Coffee shop at Lyons Village

Cycling along the Grand Canal

Cycling from Dublin city to Celbridge, Kildare If you are looking to get out of Dublin city for the day, a good idea is to rent bikes and cycle along the Grand Canal. You can cycle along the canal towpath on a flat safe surface, away from the busy roads.  After 25 kilometres, you will discover the old restored Lyons village in County Kildare.  It’s a picturesque old … Continue reading Cycling along the Grand Canal