Knockaroura is a woods used for trail runs and orienteering near Mallow in the N.Cork. It is probably best described as the woods on the hill to the south-east of Mallow.
For Irish Mountain Running Association events...Note that there is very little parking available at the start / finish area. The Wild Geese Bar which is located about 1 mile away is used for registrations and refreshments. The course is a mixture of narrow country roads and forest trails.
From Cork.....heading towards Mallow, take the left turn for Dromahane approx 2 kms before Mallow roundabout. Bar is 300m on right.
From Limerick.........Go straight through Mallow roundabout and once through the 60kmh zone and over bridge , cross road to take 1st right for Dromahane. Bar is 300m on right.
|The Wild Goose Bar|
|Narrow road and entrance to Knockaroura Woods|