Directions from Galway

Oughterard is approximately 25km from Galway City, on the N59.  Leave Galway on the N59 towards Clifden.  The entrance to the Glengowla Mines is on the left, 5km after the skew bridge in Oughterard.  The map, below, shows the locations of the competition areas, parking and the Boat Inn.

Places of Interest

The event is taking place in Connemara which is noted for its outstanding natural beauty and scenery.  Some nearby attractions include the bridge featured in the Quiet Man, Glengowla Mines, Aughanure Castle, Oughterard Golf Course, Lough Corrib with Lake Cruises, Ashford Castle and Cong.