Keel Uphill Downhill Loop

Tree with castlemaine harbour and the macgillycuddy reeks in the background dingle peninsula kerry ireland

A beautiful varied walk of 13km which can be walked in it's entirety or devided between the uphill and downhill section. The uphill section will reward the walker with sea views while the downhill section takes you down to Castlemaine harbour with great views across to the MacGillycuddy reeks. Watch out for Otters

Information and Trail Map

  • Walk Level:

    Easy - Moderate

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  • Time needed:

    2.5 - 3 hours

  • Location:

    On the Castlemaine - Dingle Rd at Boolteens.

  • Trailhead Co-ordinates:
  • OSI Discovery Series:

    70 and 71

  • Features:

    Picnic Site, Walking Trails, Viewing Points,Fishing Platforms, Waymarked Trails

  • Activities:

    Walking/Hiking, Fishing

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Comhaontas Turasóireachta Chorca Dhuibhne – Ag cur Corca Dhuibhne chun cinn le chéile

Do come and stay!
We are very happy to help guide you to your idyllic holiday or short break on the Dingle Peninsula. Dingle Peninsula Tourism Alliance, a marketing co-operative owned and managed by its members across the peninsula, have produced this website to provide you, our visitors with the most up to date information you need to plan and enjoy your visit.

If you cannot find the information you need, or have a question you would like answered, please feel free to contact us.

Comhaontas Turasóireachta Chorca Dhuibhne
Aonad 4, Páirc Gnó na Coille, Daingean Uí Chúis, Contae Chiarraí, Éire

Dingle Peninsula Tourism Alliance
Office 4, The Wood Business Park, Dingle, Co. Kerry, Ireland