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Sruth In Aghaidh An Aird - The Devil's Chimney

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Wonderfall Waterfall on a rainy day

Best on a rainy day and south wind. Than the waterfall looks like slomo. Don't forget your rain... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kathi1809
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Sligo, Ireland
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Located about 2km's from Glencar Waterfall, follow the signs for Glencar Waterfall off the N16, Its... read more

Reviewed October 13, 2018
Mark D
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Sligo, Ireland
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This 1.2km walk allows access to Ireland's highest waterfall and provides expansive views of Glencar valley and the surrounding landscape.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Best on a rainy day and south wind. Than the waterfall looks like slomo. Don't forget your rain jacket. Outdoor shoes are necessary if you want to climb close to the waterfall. Different ways available, some with steps and a little slippy when wet.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Kathi1809
Reviewed October 13, 2018

Located about 2km's from Glencar Waterfall, follow the signs for Glencar Waterfall off the N16, Its a looped walk that took us 45 minutes in total Great views of the Waterfall and of Glencar Lake and valley.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 15, 2018

If you are looking for some amazing views of Sligo, Glencar Lake and Leitrim no better place than The Devils Chimney .

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Joan B
Reviewed September 9, 2018

A very pretty spot, and just the scenery on the drive to it alone makes it worth a visit. Easy access on well marked path following the stream up to the waterfall. Only a reasonably small waterfall when we were there but a beautiful scene...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 21, 2018

This isn't well signposted from the main road, so follow signs for Glencar Waterfall and it's only down the road. It dries up during warm weather, so is best seen in the winter months when it has been raining a lot. There is a lovely...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Julie A
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

My family and I took the hike to see this waterfall. The trail is gravel and very well marked. It is impossible to get lost or accidentally veer from the route. We went a little over a kilometer (.69 miles according to my workout app)...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank AlexanderD
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

That devil mountain water fall , This has a new walk way up to it and is one class history place to be .one of the tallest waterfall in Europe,with a twist , The veiw is best in a wet day or after a good...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank Paul H
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

We read the information board and saw quite clearly that 'if you can't see the waterfall from where you are standing it isn't flowing'. A bit disappointed we decided to make the climb up anyway. It was a wonderful walk on a good path through...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Medici M
Reviewed June 11, 2018

The area is great and beautiful, scenic and really picturesque. The walk to the waterfall is a around a 30 minute climb on a nicely maintained walkpath, easily doable even with 4 year olds. As for the waterfall itself.. well.. it has to be great.....More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Ula_Cezary
Reviewed May 16, 2018

This is down the road from the more-publicized Glencar Falls, and is a much more impressive site. Only enough parking for 4-5 cars. An uphill hike you through a beautiful wooded slope and grazing sheep to see a waterfall that occasionally flows up if the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank Bob G
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