Welcome to The Bike Week Events Page for Offaly.




Events for 2024 to follow soon.

For more information:

Contact: Olivia Murphy

W:  www.offalysports.ie

E.    sports@offalycoco.ie


Recommended Cycle Routes in Offaly


Cycle Route / Greenway Name Length in Km Terrain Skill Level (All, Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced) Web Link
Grand Canal Greenway – Edenderry to Shannon Harbour 68.8k Tarmac / Small chip 804 / 2k mixed terrain at Tullamore / Tow path for last 16.2k All https://www.visitoffaly.ie/spaces/grand-canal-way-greenway/
Grand Canal Greenway – Ballycommon to Kilbeggan 13k (5.5k in Westmeath) Tarmac / Small chip 804 All
Lough Boora Parklands Sculpture Loop – 3.3k Tarmac / Small chip 804 All https://www.loughboora.com/things-to-do/cycling/https://www.loughboora.com/plan-your-visit/visitor-information/maps-trails/
Mesolithic Loop – 9.3k
Finnamore Lake Loop – 11.7k
Turraun Wetland Loop – 15.8k
Moneygall Kearney Loop 39k Road Intermediate https://www.visitoffaly.ie/spaces/moneygall-kearney-loops/
Mount Lucas Wind Farm 10k Small chip 804 All https://www.mountlucaswindfarm.ie/amenities/ 
Pilgrim’s Road to Clonmacnoise 25k Road Intermediate https://www.sportireland.ie/outdoors/cycling-on-road/trails/pilgrims-road-to-clonmacnoise
Slieve Bloom Moountain Bike Trail Blue trail – 14.5k Forest track – moderate grading Intermediate https://slievebloom.ie/biking/mountain-biking 
Red trail 1 – River run: 12 – 22k Forest track – difficult to severe grading Advanced
Red trail 2 – Mountain top: 12 – 30k
Birr cycle hub Loop 3 – Birr: 73k Road Intermediate / Advanced https://www.sportireland.ie/sites/default/files/media/document/2021-09/birr-cycle-hub-map.pdf
Loop 3A – Birr: 16k
Loop 3B – Birr: 44k
Loop 4 – Southern Loop: 47k
Loop 4A – Monastic circuit:44k
Loop 5 – Shannon Harbour loop: 49km
Loop 5A – Cloghan loop: 13k