Advertisement

Raad Ny Foillan Coastal Trail

by isleofman.com 26th May 2022

Isle of Man - Footpaths - Raad Ny Foillan

 

The Raad ny Foillan, or 'Road of the Gull' footpath, is almost 160 km / 100 miles long! It can be walked in 5 days although you may want to allow a bit longer.

The footpath is clearly marked with a gull on a blue sign, and mainly follows the coast of the Island. Explore some of the best coastal walking in the British Isles on cliff footpaths, quiet sandy beaches, wooded glens and farmland as you travel through a whole variety of landscapes. The trail was created to mark the Heritage Year Celebrations in 1986.

 

Information

 

Grading: Easy to Strenuous
Distance Approx. 100 miles
Estimated Time: 5 days or 2 - 8 hours a stage (depending on stage split)

 

Route

 

The Raad ny Foillan can be split into as many stages as walkers like - from a 4-day very strenuous challenge right through to a more gently-paced 12-day walk. Download the Raad ny Foillan Coastal Footpath Guide which splits the 100 mile walk into 12 manageable sections or cherry-pick the most scenic. 

Posted by Yabsta
26th May 2022 8:14 pm.
Comments (0)

Upcoming Events

Nobles Parkrun

A free, fun, and friendly weekly 5k community event in Nobles Park.  Walk, jog, run, volunteer or spectate...
25 May
View More
Advertisement

You also might be interested in

Stephen Savage joins Quinn Legal’s Corporate and Commercial legal team.

Business

When the clocks sprung forward we lost another precious hour of sleep

Health & Wellness

The GFoGE guide to obstacle races & why should you do one.

Sports & Leisure

Why not take a "Wallaby" walk in the Curragh?

Nature & Wildlife

Hop-tu-Naa is an ancient festival celebrated on the Isle of Man

Visitor Guide

The Isle of Man hosts many traditional ceremonies throughout the year

Visitor Guide