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Cycling on the Great Southern Trail

 

The Great Southern Trail (GST) is a unique 96km (60 miles) stretch of countryside in West Limerick/North Kerry. It is the route taken by the Limerick - Tralee/Fenit railway line, which opened in stages between 1867 and 1887. Most of the route closed between 1975 and 1978 but now 40km has been re-opened suitable for off road walking and cycling between Rathkeale and Abbeyfeale. Recently the trail has also been developed to include the historic railway tunnel in Barnagh, Co. Limerick.

Barnagh Tunnel

 

The trail is an excellent facility for local cyclists which allows riders to cycle up to 80 km in a flat, scenic and safe location free of traffic.

Adrenalin Sports and Cycles is conveniently located at the midpoint of the great southern trail and has everything you need to get started cycling on this fantastic local amenity. 

We have a fantastic range of bikes, suitable for cycling the greenway,  available for both children and adults with kids bikes starting from €149.99 and adults bikes starting from €189.99. We stock several brands including Giant, Lapierre and Cannondale. 

For those new to cycling we have several e-bikes available starting at €999.

We also stock a wide range of cycling accessories and have a fully equipped workshop where our fully qualified mechanics will service everything from kids bikes to top of the range racers. 

If you have any questions don't hesitate to give us a call or drop in store where Edel, Chris or Samuel will be happy to help.