7km of mandatory cycle lane brings you from the seaside village of Rosses Point to Scotsmans Walk. Rosses Point is located 8km from Sligo town via the R291. The beach has a 2km stretch of fine sands and is backed by sand dunes. From the beach there are beautiful views of Knocknarea to the south and Benbulben to the north.

Recommended for

Commuters cycling to work or college in Sligo Town, or daytrippers visiting the beach in Rosses Point

Things to see and do:

  • Beach Walks
  • County Sligo Golf Club
  • Sligo Yacht Club
  • Fishing
  • Rosses Point Shanty Festival, June 17th – 19th
  • Cafes, Restaurants and Pubs

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