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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 100 years.

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