Category Archives: Walks

Active Travel Malahide

Enabling residents to safely walk or cycle to local amenities We’re fortunate to live or work in Malahide – it’s a wonderful place. We want to make it even better, by enabling residents to safely walk or cycle to local … Continue reading

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Latest Notes

Here are the notes for January 2021. The notes of our previous meetings are available on our monthly notes page.

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Malahide Looped Walks – 9. Malahide Beach

Welcome to the Malahide Beach walk, which is the ninth in our series of looped walks. See all Malahide Looped Walks. This 4k walk provides wonderful views of Lambay island which change every day with the light and the weather. The … Continue reading

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Would you like your kids to be able to cycle safely to school?

The Active Travel Sub Committee of the Malahide Community Forum was set up in 2020 with a goal of improving walking & cycling facilities in Malahide, with a particular focus on the provision of “Safe Routes to Schools”. By improving … Continue reading

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Malahide looped walks – 8. Back Estuary, Seabury and Swords Rd

Welcome to the eight in our series of looped walks mapped by Stephen Macdonagh. See all Malahide Looped Walks. This 7.8km walk starts in the village at the Bridgefield Car Park (Marked A). Proceed out of the village along the … Continue reading

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Malahide Fairy Forts Trail

We’ve long known that Malahide is a magical place – now it’s official! Fairies have set up home in a number of “fairy forts” in the Malahide area. The Active Travel sub-committee of the Malahide Community Forum has obtained photographs … Continue reading

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Malahide Looped Walks – 6. Seapark Hill to Seamount Road

This is a variation of our first walk (marked in blue on the map) by Stephen Macdonagh (Looped Walk 1 – Seamount and Paddy’s Hill).  See all Malahide Looped Walks. We’ve added a route from the coast to Seamount Road, … Continue reading

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Malahide Looped Walks – 5 Portmarnock village and Beach

Portmarnock village and Beach is the fifth in our series of looped walks mapped by Stephen Macdonagh. See all Malahide Looped Walks. You may do the “short walk” as mapped above starting in Portmarnock, or the longer version from Malahide … Continue reading

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Malahide Tidy Towns – Seapark Hill / Seamount Road Green Space tidy-up: Sat 28th Nov

Calling all volunteers! Malahide Tidy Towns have organised a tidy up of the green space between Seapark Hill and Seamount Road this coming Saturday (28th Nov 2020). They will be ably assisted by Malahide Lions Club members and Gaisce volunteers. All additional volunteers … Continue reading

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Malahide looped walks – Stay Active – Stay Safe – Stay Healthy

Update Jan 2021: We’re all shell-shocked at the rise in Covid-19 cases. We must all do our best to “stay at home” – but we must also stay active. One tip for making social distancing easier is to ‘Wear wellies … Continue reading

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