The Beats


Upper Kilmurry

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Upper Kilmurry directions from Lismore Co Waterford:

  • Starting point Lismore House Hotel car park
  • Start: Head east on the N72 crossing over the River Blackwater.
  • 0.68 kms: Take left turn onto R666 Fermoy road.
  • Travel this road through Ballyduff Upper village for approximately 18 kms.
  • 18.5 kms: Entrance gate signed Upper/Lower Kilmurry on left hand side of the road.
  • Enter via gate and park at the fishing hut. Please keep the gate closed.

Upper Kilmurry directions from Fermoy Co Cork:

  • Starting point Amber Service Station Fermoy.
  • Start: Drive south on the R639 Dublin Road towards Fermoy town centre.
  • 1.15 kms: Turn left at the Abbeyville House B&B on the R666 Ballyduff Road.
  • Follow this road for approximately 8.15 kms.
  • 9.3 kms: Entrance gate signed Upper/Lower Kilmurry on the right hand side of the road.
  • Enter via gate and park at the fishing hut. Please keep the gate closed.

 

Lower Kilmurry

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Lower Kilmurry directions from Lismore Co Waterford:

  • Starting point Lismore House Hotel car park
  • Start: Head east on the N72 crossing over the River Blackwater.
  • 0.68 kms: Take left turn onto R666 Fermoy road.
  • Travel this road through Ballyduff Upper village for approximately 18 kms.
  • 18.5 kms: Entrance gate signed Upper/Lower Kilmurry on left hand side of the road.
  • Enter via gate and park at the fishing hut. Please keep the gate closed.

Lower Kilmurry directions from Fermoy Co Cork:

  • Starting point Amber Service Station Fermoy.
  • Start: Drive south on the R639 Dublin Road towards Fermoy town centre.
  • 1.15 kms: Turn left at the Abbeyville House B&B on the R666 Ballyduff Road.
  • Follow this road for approximately 8.15 kms.
  • 9.3 kms: Entrance gate signed Upper/Lower Kilmurry on the right hand side of the road.
  • Enter via gate and park at the fishing hut. Please keep the gate closed.

 

Kents

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Kents directions from Lismore Co Waterford:

  • Starting point Lismore House Hotel Car Park
  • Start: Drive east on the N72 crossing over the River Blackwater.
  • 0.68 kms: Take left turn onto R666 Fermoy Road.
  • Travel this road through Ballyduff Upper village for approximately 14.32 kms.
  • 15 kms: Entrance beat signed Kents on left hand side of the road.
  • Enter via gate and park at the fishing hut at the end of the track.
  • Please keep the gate closed.

Kents’ directions from Fermoy Co Cork:

  • Starting point Amber Service Station Fermoy.
  • Start: Drive south on the R639 Dublin Road towards Fermoy town centre.
  • 1.15 kms: Turn left at Abbeyville House B&B onto the R666 Ballyduff road.
  • Follow this road for approximately 11.75 kms.
  • 12.9 kms: Entrance gate signed Kents on right hand side of the road.
  • Enter via gate and park at the fishing hut at the end of the track.
  • Please keep the gate closed.

 

Woodstream

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Woodstream Beat directions from Lismore Co Waterford:

  • Starting point Lismore House Hotel Car park.
  • Start: Drive east on the N72 crossing over the River Blackwater.
  • 0.68kms: Take left turn onto R666 Fermoy road.
  • Travel this road through Ballyduff Upper village and into Fermoy town for approximately 26.04 kms.
  • 26.72 kms: At the T Junction at Abbeyville House B&B turn right onto the N72 and take the next left onto the N72 Mallow road.
  • Follow this road for approximately 12.79 kms through Ballyhooly village towards Castletownroache.
  • 39.63 kms: Take left turn signed Bridgetown Priory L1125 off the N72 over the river Awbeg.
  • Travel this road for approximately 2.03 kms.
  • 41.66 kms: Take left turn down farm lane passing two identical bungalows on your right hand side.
  • Travel this farm lane for approximately 0.66 kms.
  • Entrance gate signed Woodstream on your right hand side.
  • Enter via gate follow track and park on left hand side of the farm yard.
  • The river is at the bottom of this field.

Woodstream directions from Fermoy:

  • Starting point Amber Service Station Fermoy.
  • Start: Travel south on the R639 Dublin Road towards Fermoy town centre.
  • 1.02 kms: Turn right onto N72 onto Mallow road.
  • Follow this road for approximately 12.79 kms through Ballyhooly village towards Castletownroache.
  • 13.81 kms: Take left turn signed Bridgetown Priory L1125 off the N72 over the river Awbeg.
  • Travel this road for approximately 2.03 kms.
  • 15.84 kms: Take left turn down farm lane passing two identical bungalows on your right hand side.
  • Travel this farm lane for approximately 0.66 kms.
  • Entrance gate signed Woodstream on your right hand side.
  • Enter via gate follow track and park on left hand side of the farm yard.
  • The river is at the bottom of this field.

 

Ballyhooly Bridge

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Ballyhooly Bridge directions from Lismore:

  • Starting point Lismore House Hotel Car Park.
  • Start: Drive east on the N72 over the River Blackwater.
  • 0.68 kms: Take left turn onto R666 Fermoy road.
  • Travel this road through Ballyduff Upper village and into Fermoy town for approximately 26.04 kms.
  • 26.72 kms: At the T junction at Abbeyville House B&B turn right onto the N72 and take the next left onto the N72 Mallow road.
  • Follow this road for approximately 7.83 kms towards Ballyhooly village.
  • 34.65 kms: Turn left onto road signed Carrignavar/Glenville L1506
  • Travel this road for approximately 400 meters.
  • 35.05 kms: Turn left onto farmhouse entrance lane and enter the farmyard.
  • Park your car on the right hand side just inside the gate pillars.
  • Entrance to the river bank is made via the small gate and stile under the tree outside the farmyard pillars.

Ballyhooly Bridge directions from Fermoy Co Cork:

  • Starting point Amber Service Station Fermoy.
  • Start: Drive south on the R639 Dublin road towards Fermoy town centre.
  • 1.02 kms: Turn right onto N72 Mallow road.
  • Travel this road for approximately 7.82 kms.
  • 8.84 kms: Turn left onto road signed Carrignavar/Glenville L1506
  • Travel this road for approximately 400 meters.
  • 9.24 kms: Turn left onto farmhouse entrance lane and enter the farmyard.
  • Park your car on the right hand side just inside the gate pillars.
  • Entrance to the river bank is made via the small gate and stile under the tree outside the farmyard pillars.