LOUGH MELVIN LOOP
Starting in Kinlough taking the R281 towards Rossinver you will see the lake to your left and Arroo mountain to your right offering unique landscapes. After 12km The Organic Centre is on your right. At the T junction turn left towards Garrison in Co. Fermanagh.
Just before the village there is a large viewing area on your left. In Garrison turn left over the bridge onto the B52, then left again following the sign for Lough Melvin East Shore. This road brings you back into Co. Leitrim. Derrynaseer Amenity area on your left provides great views of the lake & picnic area facilities.
After 6km turn left keeping the lake in view. Then 2km further on turn left back towards Kinlough. Continue on to the next junction and keep left onto the R280 back to Kinlough village.
DID YOU KNOW?
The Organic Centre: This is now a tourist venue offering refreshments as well as education on organic growing and biodiversity.
River Drowse Bridge: On the bridge over the River Drowse there is a very special plaque in memory of the Four Masters who complied the Annals of the Four Masters which records the history of Ireland down to AD1616.
LOUGH MELVIN LOOP CYCLE ROUTE
Starting in Kinlough (Cionn Locha) this 32km cycle will bring you along the scenic route around Lough Melvin.