Cycling – Carlow to Kilkenny National Cycle Network

Carlow/Kilkenny Local Authorities under the National Cycle Network (NCN) program has provided a dedicated on road cycle route 35km in length between Carlow and Kilkenny. The route is located on the R448/R712 (the old N9/N10).

The route starts/ends on the Northern edge of Carlow Town which links to the extensive network of cycling routes in Carlow Town itself which links to many of the major attractions within the Town and County.

There is direct access to the River Barrow towpath. This towpath runs continuously for 42km to the South of Carlow to St Mullins and 65km to the North of Carlow to Lowstown.

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