The Sheep's Head Way

The Sheep’s Head Way is a Long Distance Walk over 150km encompassing the Sheep’s Head Peninsula and the general Bantry area.

The route has recently been extended eastwards from Bantry to Drimoleague - Sheeps Head Way Eastern Routes (see website with walks in that area)  which links to the Beara Way at Kealkil ( and follows on to Gougane Barra offering further walking opportunities in the region.


SEE START WHERE YOU WISH section for more info



Sheeps Head Way GUIDEBOOK And MAP available to buy in local shops/pubs/Bantry bookshop/Bantrytourist office.  Email us for further info.


A guide to the Sheeps Head Way Estern Routes incorporating Drimoleague Heritage Walkways available to buy in shops/outlets in Drimoleague village and locally.