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Walk the Isle of Man: Tuesday 4 - Ballasalla, South Barrule, Ballabeg

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Rushen Abbey

Mill Road

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Tuesday 4 - Moderate/Strenuous

Ballasalla – Rushen Abbey – Silverdale Glen – Bayr Lhean – South Barrule – Ballabeg

15 km/9.5 miles. Height gained 500 m/1640 feet. About 6 hours walking

Description: Inland glen and country road walk in the south of the Island.

We take the bus from Douglas to Ballasalla (not booked) and begin our route following part of the Triskelion Way at medieval Rushen Abbey by the Silverburn and through Silverdale Glen. Following country roads and lanes we reach Kerrowkeil Methodist Chapel and then rise to the foot of South Barrule from where a path takes us to the top of the highest peak in the south of the Island (483 m/1585 feet) and its Iron Age summit hillfort. After returning to the foot of South Barrule we follow country roads and a green lane downhill to Ballabeg and take a bus (not booked) back to Douglas. Recommended outward transport times and options for return to be provided when timetables are confirmed.

What we may see: Riverside wildlife, Rushen Abbey, mills, rich roadside verges, Methodist Chapel, plantation, moorland wildlife, Iron Age hillfort.

What to expect: Riverside paths, wetland, moorland tracks, green lane. Mostly on country roads and lanes.

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Transport options for getting to and from the walk with individual ticket purchase.

Individual ticket prices booked through Eventbrite do not include travel to/from the walks on public transport. Standard ticket charges for this will apply and are to be paid by the participant.

The option to book the event package is available through Isle of Man Event Services on 01624 664460.

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Rushen Abbey

Mill Road

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