The Miners Way & Historical Trail are a network of walking paths which wind their way through adjoining parts of Counties Leitrim, Roscommon & Sligo. The route follows many of the paths used by the Miners going to work in the Arigna Coal Mines. In total the Arigna Miners Way route is 65.7 kilometres in length and ascends some 1,300 metres. The Historical Trail is 60.5 kilometres in length and ascends some 850 metres. They are suitable for a week’s walking but the visitor can pick and choose which sections to walk. The walk links Ireland’s Ancient East with the Wild Atlantic Way.
|Duration||Full walk takes up to 5 days|
|Difficulty||Easy to moderate in places|
Access to this land is due to the kind permission of the landowners. The walk is on working farmland and no dogs are allowed. Please follow the directional signage for this trail and please respect the environment by following the principles of Leave no Trace.