Access the heart of the Slieve Blooms from the Glenbarrow Trailhead.
Glenbarrow is the source of the River Barrow, the second longest river in Ireland. It is one of the most scenic parts of the Slieve Bloom area with its waterfalls and steep valley. The area is very remote and offers the visitor peace and tranquillity.
The Glenbarrow trailhead
This is the starting point to three very popular looped walks which offer a great introduction to the Slieve Blooms. The long distance Slieve Bloom Way can also be accessed from this point. Whether you are just looking for a short stroll up to the waterfall or a more substantial hike into the heart of the Slieve Blooms then there is something here for you.