Leitrim is a county of hills and lakes, quiet roads and mountain trails that are ideal for serious road cyclists and mountain bikers. It is also an ideal destination for family cycling holidays with off- road, traffic free trails waiting to be explored
With some of the best road surfaces in the country, and with very little traffic it is a true pleasure to cycle around on a road bike. There are many varied loops from 30km to over 100km to be enjoyed with a massive variety of terrain from flat to very hilly. Leitrim’s quiet roads, beautiful hills and many off road tracks and trails, Leitrim is a mountain biker’s dream.
For family cycling there are off road, traffic free cycling experiences on both The Shannon Blueway and the Shannon Erne Blueway which can be guided or self-guided, which are great for family cycling holidays.
The comprehensive www.cycleleitrim.ie website shows you some of the fantastic routes and climbs on offer here in Leitrim.