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Railway Ramble: Ballaglass Glen, Port Cornaa, Glen Mona

Type:Family Fun

Railway Ramble: Ballaglass Glen, Port Cornaa, Glen Mona


Grading: Moderate
Distance: 4.8 km / 3 miles

Start: Ballaglass Glen Halt
Finish: Glen Mona Station

A short but beautiful walk taking you through one of the most picturesque Victorian glens on the Island, to the hidden cove of Port Cornaa. The route links up with a small part of the Raad Ny Foillan. You will re-join the Manx Electric Railway at Glen Mona.

Advice and Safety Information

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



  • Distance: 1-5 Miles
  • Grade: Moderate

Provider Features

  • Village Location

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Map & Directions

Public Transport Directions

By Rail: Manx Electric Railway from Douglas or Ramsey, alight Ballaglass Glen Halt.

By Bus: Services 3 and 3A connect Douglas with Laxey and Ramsey.

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Manx Electric Railway, DouglasTake an unforgettable journey along the east coast of the Island on this unique electric railway which dates back over 130 years.

Ballaglass Glen, MaugholdBallaglass Glen can be found north of Laxey. Carpeted in bluebells in Spring it has sparkling streams which dance over rocks sculpted over millions of years.

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