Miners waY & historical trail
COUNTIES LEITRIM, ROSCOMMON & SLIGO
WELCOME TO THE MINERS WAY & HISTORICAL TRAIL WEBSITE
Welcome to your new site for the Miners Way & Historical Trail! 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.
This video will give you a sample of what you will find when you explore the Miners Way and Historical way.