GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Barrow Way

62 miles (100 km)

The Barrow Way runs from Robertstown,County KildaretoSt Mullin's,County Carlow. The long distance trail covers around 100 kilometres (62 miles), following the River Barrow and the Grand Canal.
On the way you'll pass Rathangan, Monasterevin, Athy, Carlow,Leighlinbridge,Muine Bheag,Goresbridge,BorrisandGraiguenamanagh Some of the sections are also suitable for cyclists.
Scroll down for a detailed map of the route and a gpx file.

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Barrow Way Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking


2021-05-10 Clashganny Lock

Clashganny Lock with Lock Keeper's House and Barrow Way as seen from the Clashganny Loop Walk

Barrow Towpath - - 1201066

Barrow Towpath Hikers on the towpath of the River Barrow, now a designated walking route -the 'Barrow Way'.

Duddon Iron Furnace, the barrow-way - - 88704

Duddon Iron Furnace, the barrow-way. this bridge is a reconstruction of one over which charcoal and iron ore was conveyed to the charging house, where it was tipped down into the furnace.

Ballyellen Lower Lock

Ballyellen Lower Lock


GPS Files

GPX File

Barrow Way.gpx (On Desktop:Right Click>'Save As. On Ipad/Iphone:Click and hold>Share>Save to Files')