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7: Kirk Michael to Jurby Raad ny Foillan

Type:Walking Route

7: Kirk Michael to Jurby Raad ny Foillan


Grading: Moderate
Distance: 11 km / 7 miles

Start: Glen Wyllin Campsite
Finish: Jurby

Start your journey at Glen Wyllin Campsite before heading north along the old railway line to Glen Trunk and the sea.

From here, follow the blue Raad ny Foillan signs along the coastline, while taking care of your footing and watching out for any coastal erosion. Alternatively you can walk along the beach for this part, but be sure to check the tide times beforehand! From here, follow the sand and shingle along the beach until you arrive at your finishing point, Sartfield Beach.

If you have time, then stop off at the nearby Isle of Man Motor Museum and Jurby Transport Museum, which are well worth a visit!

Advice and Safety Information

Combination of road walking and beach walking.

Moderate - walks for people with country walking experience and a good level of fi tness. The route will include some steep paths and open country. Walking boots and suitable clothing are essential.



  • Distance: 5-10 Miles
  • Grade: Moderate

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Map & Directions

Public Transport Directions

By Bus: For links to and from Kirk Michael use services 5,5C,6A and 6C serving Douglas (via Peel and St Johns) and Ramsey (via Ballaugh)

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