Easy Going

Holycross Loop

Thurles Racecourse. Co. Tipperary
Group size
8 Participants
All Bikes

From Thurles Racecourse we follow the road R498 into town past the roundabout and at Semple Stadium. Turn right and right again following the boundary of the stadium through the housing estate up to the next roundabout going right onto the Holycross road. At the next junction we go right for Cormackstown and follow this road to a stop junction. Left here towards Holycross and another stop junction. Right the quickly left and keeping to the left after the bridge following the R659. At the next 4 road junction take the second right and onto Pouldine stop junction. Extreme caution crossing the main road N62 and continue a short distance before taking the next left before the motorway bridge towards Galbooly. At the stop junction go straight and follow the road to Drish Bridge. Left here onto N75 and return into Thurles and a coffee stop. We head back out to the racecourse to finish.


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John F Kennedy
John F Kennedy


I have been cycling forever, it seems. I just love to cycle. For me it's the journey, that is the fun bit, not the destination and the pace is the key to an enjoyable spin. If I can share my experience and joy of cycling with others, then everyone is a winner!