Best trails in Kilkenny

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What to expect

Kilkenny has 21 trails including easy, medium, and difficult difficulty trails. The trail with the highest elevation climb is Brandon Hill Loop and the one with the least climb is Silaire Wood Loop Walk. The longest trail is the East Kilkenny Cycle Route at 63.3 km. To complete this hike you should budget at least 4 days. For a shorter adventure you can try the Castlecomer - Ladies Loop at 1.88 km. This could be done in as little as 1 days. Trails with the best offering of hostels include Castlecomer - Arboretum Loop, Nore Valley Way, Brandon Hill Loop, Kilkenny to Bennettsbridge Loop - Nore Valley Walk, and Silaire Wood Loop Walk.