Trail Kilkenny offers activity trails around the county that are designed to encourage you to get out and explore the countryside. Scenic walks that are varied; through woodland, over pastoral lands, country laneways. Enjoy a stroll along Kilkenny’s river valley, rich with flora and fauna and the heritage of Kilkenny’s past. Cycling Trails travel through some of Kilkenny’s most picturesque villages and inspiring scenery.


In line with the Smart Villages initiative, communities are encouraged to:

  • Explore small scale culture and tourism
  • Contribute to the communities economy and sense of wellbeing through culture and heritage
  • Examine the social and economic potential of community arts
  • Create a welcome and warm place for artist in the community
  • Celebrate culture and heritage within the community, including both local and new identities

Trail Kilkenny

AR Lingaun Valley