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Knockma Forest Walk

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Beautiful Place

I walk or walk and jog Knockma regularly. Its beautiful any time of the year and it has lovely... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
Linda M
In to the woods...

Great walk up the hills. Full of greens and scenic views. Grazing sheep and silent woods. Perfect... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
Here comes M
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21 May 2018
“Beautiful Place”
13 Jul 2017
“Good uphill walk great view from top.”
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Tuam, County Galway, Tuam, Ireland
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Reviewed 21 May 2018

I walk or walk and jog Knockma regularly. Its beautiful any time of the year and it has lovely views. Its a great place to exercise or to go for a walk with the family. Plenty of places for the kids to explore, and there...More

2  Thank Linda M
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

The uphill walk is on a rough path through the woods. The view from the top over surrounding countryside is breathtaking. Well worth a visit if you're in the area.

Thank IrelandGalwaygirl
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Great walk up the hills. Full of greens and scenic views. Grazing sheep and silent woods. Perfect place for joggers and photographers.

Thank Here comes M
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Beautiful Hill walk which is particularly fab first thing in the mmorning. Joggers and runners will love this spot. Bring reasonable shoes, some brisk uphill bits that will test

Thank Eidink67
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

This walk is far from flat but is an amazing walk all the same. The views from the top are really nice. This is also the home of the king of the fairies from Connaught. So keep an eye out for him. There are fairy...More

Thank Galwaybiker
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place to walk. Not good for those with mobility issues. Locals tell me thieves are around so don't leave things visible in your car at the car park. Several signs warn of this. Lots of local legends about Knockma. No fee to enter or...More

Thank slocumdave
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely walk for all the family. Plenty of spots to stop and rest little legs. We have tried to walk this with the buggy but it was difficult with the buggy we had on some of the stoney terrain but if you had a buggy...More

1  Thank Elaine G
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Really nice spot for a walk. Huge variety of different species of trees and animal life on this walk. Best leave it for a sunny day though. Spectacular view from the top. You can see all surrounding towns; headford, tuam, shrule, Galway and a bit...More

Thank Ger C
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Get away from it all at Knockma. Ample parking (don't leave your valuables visible). Ideal for dog s also.

Thank Siubhan
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Knockma Wood is a tranquil place to walk in beautiful surroundings at any time of the year. Child and pet friendly and steeped in history.

Thank Edel P
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The road by the car park is public. All others are private.
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